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Date:
May 20, 2017
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location:
Arrillaga Family Recreation Center
Address:
700 Alma St.
Menlo Park, CA 94025
Contact:
650-349-3000
Cost:
FREE (registration is required and class size is limited)
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Native and Drought-Tolerant Plants Workshop

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Learn how and why drought-tolerant plants need less water, and how to plant and care for them.

Did you know over 50% of residential water is used on landscaping alone? 

Discover the role of soil organisms and organic matter in maintaining plant health and how to improve your garden's water-efficiency.

For this hands-on workshop, remember to bring gloves, a 6" minimum diameter plastic, acrylic or glazed ceramic pot. You'll be able to plant and take home your own plant!

If registering via phone, please provide
  • Name
  • Street address
  • Telephone number
  • Desired class

About the instructor
Deva Luna is a horticulturist, manager and principal designer with EarthCare Landscaping.  She is also a Master Gardener, lecturer, credentialed teacher, member of the California Landscape Contractors Association, certified Greywater Installer and Bay-Friendly Landscape Designer.  Ms. Luna specializes in sustainable and water-efficient landscaping with the use of California native plants and appropriate irrigation technologies and hardscape techniques.  She has a degree in “Plants and Art” from the University of California at Davis, as well as continuing studies in Permaculture, Landscape Design, and Edible Gardening.