Date/Time

June 27, 2015 June 27, 2015

Inaugural Garden Tour

 

San Benito Resource Conservation District
Inaugural Garden Tour
June 27   9 a.m. to noon

A FREE drive or bike yourself tour showcasing gardening and environmentally friendly yards and garden practices

About the tour:

  • Participants will be able to travel to different sites in Hollister. Water Wise Demo from 9-10 a.m. with Shawn Novak, water conservation program manager.                   
  • Meet Mary Paxton, UC Master Gardener & Anita Kane, Landscape Architect.
  • See different types of native, edible and drought resistant gardens.
  • Learn techniques to apply to your own yard.
  • Observe what other local residents are doing to protect natural resources and for water conservation.
  • Learn about pollinator plants for hummingbirds and bees.

Bring a sketch of your yard to M&M Garden Mart for help with a planting plan. Tour participants will receive a 20 percent discount on landscape plants. (one- and two-gallon containers).

Directions and maps available at Water Wise Demonstration Garden, 6th & Powell at Dunne Park on June 27 from 9-10 a.m,
or contact [email protected], 831-637-4360 ext.101  for an e-map
Info also available at www.rcdsanbenito.org.

 

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