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Master Gardeners set March garden tour

Posted 2/19/2014

Picture of Hollycock flowers

The gardens are coming alive with spring color.

The Demonstration gardens are bursting with color and the Master Gardeners are offering a guided tour on March 8. The tour begins at 10 a.m. at the University of Nevada Cooperative Extension’s Lifelong Learning Center, 8050 Paradise Road, Las Vegas, NV 89123 (I-215 and Windmill Lane). The tour is free and open to the public.

The Demonstration Gardens contain over 500 species of desert appropriate landscape plants, including: trees, shrubs, perennials, palms, cacti and agaves. Plants are identified by botanical and common names. The grounds are open for self-guided walks on weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Mark your calendar now for future tour dates: Saturday, April 19 and Saturday, May 10.

To join the monthly tour, meet in the Courtyard by 10 a.m. Walking shoes, water, hats, etc. are suggested. Groups (five or more people) are requested to call Ann Edmunds, program coordinator, at 702-257-5587 at least two weeks in advance. For more information call or email the Master Gardener Help Desk at 702-257-5555 or visit/like the Master Gardener Facebook page.

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