Included with paid Garden admission
There are not many flower shows as colorful as an Epi show. Although short lived, the inflorescence of the Epiphyllum plant is spectacular! Knowledgeable society members will be on hand to answer your questions. Plants and potting mix will be available to purchase. Sponsored by the South Bay Epiphyllum Society.
$25 members / $35 non-members
Instructor: Judith Gerber
If you can provide three basics: sun, water, and great soil, you can grow your own vegetables regardless of how much space you have. Come and learn how to grow edibles in a small space using easy space saving tricks including vertical and container gardening, raised beds, and the best varieties for limited space. We will also discussplant selection, basic soil preparation, plant location (including water, sun, and climate requirements), and gardening resources.
March 9, 16, April 6
$90 members / $100 non-members
$15 materials fee (payable to instructor)
Instructor: Rishi Kumar, UCCE Master Gardener, Permaculturalist
This wonderful, eye-opening, three week course will give you all the tools to create a beautiful, abundant, natural food garden. Learn how to grow food organically without the standard backbreaking garden work of weeding, fertilizing, and tilling, and create a work-free garden that can grow and develop with little guidance. This class will teach basic techniques from permaculture includingwater catchment, sheet mulching, work-free composting, mixed cropping, and more. Don't miss this chance to transform your vegetable garden into a self-sustaining paradise!