Spring Watersmart Landscape Series: Part 1
March 14, 2019
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
10751 Montana Ave
Just in time for Spring planting! Enjoy a FREE four-part lecture series by Oscar Mestas, 2015 Texas Arborist of the Year and retired Regional Urban Forester for Texas A&M Forest Service.
Lecture 1: Introduction to Desert Living - Learn best practices for landscaping in the Chihuahuan Desert. March 14, 5-7 p.m. Lecture 2: Designing your Landscape - Discover online mapping site and basic design principles. March 16, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Lecture 3: Soils and Water - Know your soils and different irrigation methods, including PVC, polyline and drip. March 21, 5-7 p.m. Lecture 4: Plant Selection and Maintenance - Learn about turf, trees, shrubs, mulching, pruning, etc. March 23, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Speaker will incorporate several activities, demonstrations and tool show and tell. Participants can attend all four lectures or select them individually. Although the series is free, we ask for an RSVP to ensure there are enough materials for each student.