Garden Allies & Backyard Biological Control
A series of seminars on enlisting beneficial insects and other garden allies to help us create beautiful, vibrant gardens. Presented by Frederique Lavoipierre, educator, author of the Pacific Horticulture magazine series 'Garden Allies', and coordinator of the SSU Garden Classroom.
Self-guided garden tour and garden allies lab: 4 pm – 6:30 pm
PowerPoint presentation 5 pm – 6 pm.
June 28 Introduction to Garden Allies
July 12 Pollination Ecology for Gardeners
July 26 Biological Control for Gardeners
August 9 A Garden for Allies
No charge, but donations gratefully accepted.
Directions to the ETC are on the SSU website; parking is $2.50 general, $5 reserved.
The Charlie Brown Café is open for beverages and snacks.
RSVP to SSUGardenClassroom@gmail.com. SPACE LIMITED! To receive future seminar announcements please send a request to be added to email list.
Fall seminar series: EcoLogical Gardening
The word seminar is derived from the Latin word seminarium, meaning "seed plot". A seminar is defined as a presentation by one or more experts that includes time for participation and discussion.