Plants for an Abundant Landscape

You want to put the best plants in the best location to create your low-maintenance landscape of beauty and food.

At this fun and interactive class, Backyard Abundance ecological designers will describe:
* Top fruits, vegetables, and herbs that thrive in the Midwest
* Top companion plants for fruits and vegetables
* A variety of bed designs that minimize maintenance and maximize yield
* How permaculture can guide design and plant selection decisions

Plants for the April 27 plant sale fundraiser will be reviewed to assist with your selections.

Handouts will be available:
* Permaculture-based garden bed designs
* Planting bareroot trees and shrubs
* Planning and planting vegetable gardens
* Integrated pest management

Date: Saturday, March 2, 2013
Time: 2:30-4:00 p.m.
Location: Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C
Presenter: Fred Meyer
Group Name:

Backyard Abundance

Group Type:

Non-Profit Corporation

Contact Person: Fred Meyer
Contact Phone: 319-325-6810
Second Contact Name: Joan Lorence
Second Contact Phone: 319-624-3666

This event is open to the public.

Optional Supplies: [Meeting Room A] Easel (1), Flip Chart (1), Microphone - Cordless Lavalier (2)