For gardeners, spring brings the thrill of making ready for an additional season of recent greens and delightful flowers. With the warming of the soil and longer daytime, seeds and bulbs sprout and bushes bud into bloom. Gardeners round Cottage Grove envision an considerable harvest as we store, until, and plant.
Quickly we can be easing into summer time, and our objective will shift to maintaining our gardens wholesome and sustainable. We wish the utmost yield potential from the fruits of our labors — massive and vigorous greens to fill our tummies and vivid flowers to gaze upon.
On Tuesday, June 4, Cottage Grove Backyard Membership will welcome Christina Bixel, who will speak about methods to maintain our gardens wholesome. Christina will talk about small every day, weekly, and month-to-month duties that may preserve optimum yield and assist gardeners obtain success, rising each flowers and greens.
Christina has been an OSU Extension Grasp Gardener since 2012, with a specialty in plant diagnostics and extra coaching in composting. She is the previous president of the Lane County Grasp Gardeners Affiliation and supplies lectures all through the county on a variety of matters.
The Cottage Grove Backyard Membership is an area group with the mission of increasing our pursuits and constructing lifelong friendships whereas bettering our group and the atmosphere by sustainable gardening practices.
Christina will current Maintaining Your Backyard Wholesome Tuesday June 4, at Cottage Grove Backyard Membership, assembly on the First Presbyterian Church, 216 South third Avenue (enter off the backyard on third Avenue). The Backyard Membership’s casual enterprise assembly begins at 6PM and the presentation begins at 7PM. Company and guests welcome.