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Garden recovery after a hard winter

April 13 @ 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Kittitas County Master Gardeners presents “Spring Jitters”

Saturday April 13, 2019 9am – 1pm

The Armory, Kittitas County Event Center

901 E. 7th Ave

Ellensburg, WA 98926

Come join Kittitas County Master Gardeners for the “Spring Jitters” event, with speakers and demonstrations focusing on garden recovery after a hard winter.

Lots of door prizes, giveaways including seedlings, winter sowing jugs, and other garden treasures. Refreshments and snacks will be served. $5 donation, if you can.

Keynote Speakers:

  • Nineteen Nifty Natives– using local plants in your home landscape
  • Pest management for garden productivity

Demonstration Exhibits:

  • Soil Food Web, mulch and soil health
  • Winter sowing with plastic jugs as miniature greenhouses
  • Growing bamboo in Kittitas county
  • Cover crops for soil fertility
  • Succulent plants, care and benefits
  • Cold crop protection–fleece shrub jackets, floating row covers, cloches, portable greenhouses, fabrics (exhibit only)
  • Thrilling tales from a veteran Master Gardener, includes horrifying microscope discoveries and pest identification

 

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Date:
April 13
Time:
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Event Category:

Venue

The Armory, Kittitas County Event Center
901 E. 7th Avenue
Ellensburg, WA 98926 United States
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