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SSG 05.12.18

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Square Foot Gardening (HMNS)

Square Foot Gardening is a simple method for planting seeds in a specific way in a raised bed garden. However, this class is designed for Houston's deluge/drought rainfall, heat and humidity; information not included on the internet when you read about square foot gardening. You will learn alternative methods for making a raised bed, what soils and augmentations to utilize, and then specific planting methodologies which will allow you to maximize your garden's productivity in a small space. Class ticket may be used to tour museum permanent exhibits. There are no refunds on classes.

Venue   Indoor
Credits  
StartDate   05/12/2018
StartTime   9:30 am
EndDate   05/12/2018
EndTime   11:30 am
Instructors   Angela Chandler
InstructorsBio   Angela Chandler is a life-long hobby gardener. Angela holds Specialist Certifications in Plant Propagation, Entomology, Rainwater Harvesting, and Greenhouse Management. She enjoys teaching a variety of garden subjects and she blogs regularly on her site thegardenacademy.com. She tends a 1 acre garden in Highlands, Texas that includes vegetables, fruits, herbs, ornamentals and a small home nursery. With her husband, Fred, she manages a flock of chickens, a pair of goats, and organically manages her beehives.
Location   The Houston Museum of Natural Science, Classroom 18
Address   5555 Hermann Park Dr., Houston, TX 77030
Directions   Parking in museum's adjacent garage costs $20 ($5 HMNS members). Parking is available at the new Centennial Gardens (Lot C) on Hermann Drive with entrances at Crawford and Jackson Streets, at the Sam Houston Monument (Lot A) and along Hermann Drive. Click https://bit.ly/2zIVXSF


Price $30.00