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Gardening events in the Houston area

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SATURDAY Plumeria: with Jim Maas and Loretta Osteen. 10 a.m. at Maas Nursery, 5511 Todville, Seabrook; 281-474-2488, maasnursery.com. $25. Fall Vegetables: Harris County Master Gardener Green Thumb program. 10 a.m. at Maud Smith Marks Library, 1815 Westgreen, Katy; 713-274-0950, hcmga.tamu.edu. Free. MONDAY Harris County Master Gardeners Precinct 2 Open Garden Day: 8:30-11 a.m. at Genoa Friendship Garden, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff; Master Gardeners will answer gardening questions. hcmga.tamu.edu. Free. TUESDAY Harris County Master Gardeners' Open Garden Day and Fall Vegetables Seminar: 9-11:30 a.m. at Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, 3033 Bear Creek; hands-on activities for children and adults centered on seminar topic. RSVP to ogd.

What’s blooming? Butterflies flock to these flowers

Houston Gardening - 8 hours 37 min ago

Houston gardeners shared these photos of plants blooming in their summer beds.

Gardening events in the Houston area

Houston Gardening - 8 hours 37 min ago
Montgomery County Master Gardeners' program. 9-11 a.m. at Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, 9020 Airport, Conroe; 936-539-7824, mcmga.com. $5. Rain Gardens: with Charriss York from the Texas Coastal Watershed Program. A Homeowner's Guide to Weed Control: with Galveston County Master Gardener John Jons. 6:30-8 p.m. at AgriLife Extension Service, 4102 Main, La Marque; 281-534-3413, email reservations to galvcountymgs@gmail.com, aggiehorticulture.tamu.edu/galveston Free, but pre-registration required. Gardening Tips for Growing Native Plants: with Thomas Adams, Texas Midcoast Refuge botanist. Harris County Master Gardeners Precinct 2 Open Garden Day: 8:30-11 a.m. at the Genoa Friendship Garden, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff; hcmga.tamu.edu. Harris County Master Gardeners' Open Garden Day and Fall Vegetables seminar: 9-11:30 a.m. at Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, 3033 Bear Creek; hands-on activities for children and adults centered on seminar topic.

Gardening events in the Houston area

Houston Gardening - 8 hours 37 min ago
Peckerwood Insider's Tour: monthly focused look at the garden. 10 a.m. at Peckerwood Garden, 20559 FM 359, Hempstead; 979-826-3232; register at peckerwoodgarden.org. $15, members free. Harris County Master Gardeners Precinct 2 Open Garden Day: 8:30-11 a.m. at Genoa Friendship Garden, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff; Master Gardeners will answer gardening questions. hcmga.tamu.edu. Attracting Bluebirds to Your Garden: with Master Gardener and Master Naturalist Linda Crum. 10-11:30 a.m. at Genoa Friendship Garden, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff; Master Gardeners will answer gardening questions. hcmga.tamu.edu. Rainwater Harvesting and Water Conservation: with extension horticulturist Skip Richter. 7:30 p.m. at the Cherie Flores Garden Pavilion in McGovern Centennial Gardens, 1500 Hermann Drive; houstonrose.org. Montgomery County Master Gardeners' program. 9-11 a.m. at Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, 9020 Airport, Conroe; 936-539-7824, mcmga.com. $5. Rain Gardens: with Charriss York from the Texas Coastal Watershed Program. A Homeowner's Guide to Weed Control: with Galveston County Master Gardener John Jons. 6:30-8 p.m. at AgriLife Extension Service, 4102 Main, La Marque; 281-534-3413, email reservations to galvcountymgs@gmail.com, aggiehorticulture.tamu.edu/galveston Free, but pre-registration required. Evening at Peckerwood Garden Lecture: with horticulturist Adam Black. 5-7 p.m. at Peckerwood Garden, 20559 FM 359, Hempstead; 979-826-3232; register at peckerwoodgarden.org. $10 nonmembers, members $5.

What's blooming? Sun-loving plumeria, rudbeckia and daylilies take the spotlight in August

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Houston-area gardeners shared these photos of plants that beat the heat. 

Gardening events in the Houston area

Houston Gardening - 8 hours 37 min ago
SATURDAY-SUNDAY Christmas in July: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday at Another Place in Time, 1102 Tulane; 713-864-9717. Free. TUESDAY Gardening by the Square Foot: with Galveston County Master Gardener John Jons. 6:30-8 p.m. at Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, 4102 Main, La Marque; 281-534-3413, email reservations to galvcountymgs@gmail.com, aggiehorticulture.tamu.edu/galveston Free, but pre-registration required. WEDNESDAY Mercer Botanic Gardens Student Research Symposium: 5:30-8 p.m. at Mercer Botanic Gardens, 22306 Aldine Westfield, Humble; register at 713-274-4160. Free but donations appreciated. FRIDAY Project Learning Tree: 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m.

What's blooming? Hibiscus is a showy favorite in Houston gardens

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Houston Chronicle readers share photos of their summer garden successes.

Gardening events in the Houston area

Houston Gardening - 8 hours 37 min ago
The Great Pepper Extravaganza – Presentation & Tasting: with Galveston County Master Gardener Gene Speller. 9 a.m.-noon at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, 4102-B Main, La Marque; 281-534-3413, aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/galveston, register at galvcountymgs@gmail.com. Raised Beds, Low-Volume Drip Irrigation and Rain Barrels: Patio, Porch and Pool Container Gardening: with Linda Gay. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com. Harris County Master Gardeners Precinct 2 Open Garden Day: 8:30-11 a.m. at the Genoa Friendship Garden, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff; gardening Q&A. hcmga.tamu.edu. Raised Beds, Low-Volume Drip Irrigation and Rain Barrels: Raised Beds, Low-Volume Drip Irrigation and Rain Barrels: Federally Petitioned Plant Species of Texas - Status of Our Endangered Species: with Anna W. Strong, rare-plant botanist, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. Harris County Master Gardeners Open Garden Day and Low-Volume Drip Irrigation and Rain Barrels Seminar: 9-11:30 a.m. at Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, 3033 Bear Creek Drive; hands-on activities for children and adults.

Gardening events in the Houston area

Houston Gardening - 8 hours 37 min ago
Create Your Own Jungalow Using Beautiful Tropical Plants That Cleanse Your Indoor Space: with Linda Gay. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com. Native Plant Society of Texas-Clear Lake Chapter meeting: with Jared McNabb of Restoration Organics. 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the University of Houston Clear Lake, Bayou Building, Forest Room; npsot.org/wp/clearlake. The Plumeria Society of America meeting: 7:15 p.m. at the Cherie Flores Garden Pavilion, McGovern Centennial Gardens, 1500 Herman Drive; theplumeriasociety.org. Harris County Master Gardeners Precinct 2 program with Master Gardener Lawrence Gibson. 10-11:30 a.m. at the Genoa Friendship Garden Education Building, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff; hcmga.tamu.edu. Ice Cream Social and Summer Celebration: 7 p.m. at the Cherie Flores Garden Pavilion, McGovern Centennial Gardens, 1500 Hermann Drive; houstonrose.org.

Gardening events in the Houston area

Houston Gardening - 8 hours 37 min ago
Build Your Own Succulent Garden or Rehab Your Current One: with Linda Gay. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com. Harris County Master Gardeners Precinct 2 Open Garden Day: 8:30-11 a.m. at the Genoa Friendship Garden, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff; gardening Q&A. hcmga.tamu.edu. Create Your Own Junglelow Using Beautiful Tropical Plants that Cleanse Your Indoor Space: with Linda Gay. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com. Native Plant Society of Texas - Clear Lake Chapter meeting: with Jared McNabb of Restoration Organics. 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the University of Houston Clear Lake, Bayou Building, Forest Room; npsot.org/wp/clearlake. The Plumeria Society of America meeting: 7:15 p.m. at the Cherie Flores Garden Pavilion, McGovern Centennial Gardens, 1500 Herman Drive; theplumeriasociety.org. Harris County Master Gardeners Precinct 2 program: with Master Gardener Lawrence Gibson. 10-11:30 a.m. at the Genoa Friendship Garden Education Building, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff; hcmga.tamu.edu. Raised Beds, Low-Volume Drip Irrigation and Rain Barrels: Ice Cream Social and Summer Celebration: 7 p.m. at the Cherie Flores Garden Pavilion, McGovern Centennial Gardens, 1500 Hermann Drive; houstonrose.org. Raised Beds, Low-Volume Drip Irrigation and Rain Barrels: Patio, Porch and Pool Container Gardening: with Linda Gay. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com. Raised Beds, Low-Volume Drip Irrigation and Rain Barrels: Raised Beds, Low-Volume Drip Irrigation and Rain Barrels:

Gardening events in the Houston area

Houston Gardening - 8 hours 37 min ago
Repot Your Speciality Plant Workshop: with Linday Gay. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com. Harris County Master Gardeners' Open Garden Day and Propagation and Seed Saving Seminar: 9-11:30 a.m. at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, 3033 Bear Creek. Peckerwood Insider's Tour: monthly focused look at the garden. 10 a.m. at Peckerwood Garden, 20559 FM 359, Hempstead; 979-826-3232; register at peckerwoodgarden.org. $15, members free. Build Your Own Succulent Garden or Rehab Your Current One: with Linda Gay. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com. Harris County Master Gardeners Precinct 2 Open Garden Day: 8:30-11 a.m. at the Genoa Friendship Garden, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff; gardening Q&A. hcmga.tamu.edu. Create Your Own Jungalow Using Beautiful Tropical Plants That Cleanse Your Indoor Space: with Linda Gay. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com. Miniature Fairy Garden With a Water Feature: with Jim Maas and Pat Cordray. 10 a.m. at Maas Nursery, 5511 Todville, Seabrook; 281-474-2488, maasnursery.com. $50. The Plumeria Society of America meeting: 7:15 p.m. at the Cherie Flores Garden Pavilion, McGovern Centennial Gardens, 1500 Herman Drive; theplumeriasociety.org. Harris County Master Gardeners Precinct 2 program. 10-11:30 a.m. at the Genoa Friendship Garden Education Building, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff; hcmga.tamu.edu. Raised Beds, Low-Volume Drip Irrigation and Rain Barrels: Raised Beds, Low-Volume Drip Irrigation and Rain Barrels: Patio, Porch and Pool Container Gardening: with Linda Gay. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com. Raised Beds, Low-Volume Drip Irrigation and Rain Barrels: Raised Beds, Low-Volume Drip Irrigation and Rain Barrels: Harris County Master Gardeners Open Garden Day and Low-Volume Drip Irrigation and Rain Barrels Seminar: 9-11:30 a.m. at Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, 3033 Bear Creek Drive; hands-on activities for children and adults.

Gardening events in the Houston area

Houston Gardening - 8 hours 37 min ago
Gardening events in the Houston area Hypertufa: with Henry Flowers. 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com. $25. BBQ, Beer & Bingo: 6-8:30 p.m.; first round promptly at 6:30 p.m. at the Houston Arboretum and Nature Center, 4501 Woodway; 713-681-8433, register at houstonarboretum.org. $20 members, $35 nonmembers. Bug Hotel & Toad Abode: with Kelsey Low. 10 a.m.-noon at the Houston Arboretum and Nature Center, 4501 Woodway; 713-681-8433, register at houstonarboretum.org. $30 members, $45 nonmember (per pair). Harris County Master Gardeners Precinct 2 Open Garden Day: 8:30-11 a.m. at the Genoa Friendship Garden, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff. Harris County Master Gardener Green Thumb lecture. 6:30 p.m. at Spring Branch Memorial Library, 930 Corbindale; 713-274-0950, hcmga.tamu.edu. Cultivating the Outdoor Classroom Workshop: sponsored by Urban Harvest. Coffee, Coloring & Conversation: with Kelsey Low. 10 a.m.-noon the Houston Arboretum and Nature Center, 4501 Woodway; 713-681-8433, register at houstonarboretum.org. $10 members, $25 nonmembers. Repot Your Speciality Plant Workshop: with Linda Gay. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com. Ice Cream Social: with Kelsey Low. 2-3:30 p.m. at the Houston Arboretum and Nature Center, 4501 Woodway; 713-681-8433, register at houstonarboretum.org. $30 members, $45 nonmembers (per pair).

Gardening events in the Houston area

Houston Gardening - 8 hours 37 min ago
Gardening events in the Houston area [...] Saturday Bird Walks: 8-10 a.m. the Houston Arboretum and Nature Center, 4501 Woodway; 713-681-8433, register at houstonarboretum.org. Try It and Like It: 9-11 a.m. sponsored by Montgomery County Master Gardeners. Demonstration and tour of the Aquaponic Garden at Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, 9020 Airport, Conroe; 936-539-7824, mcmga.com. $5 at the door. Container Gardening: with Harris County Master Gardeners. 10:30 a.m.-noon at Parker Williams Branch Library, 10851 Scarsdale; 281-484-2036. Exploration Green: A Native Habitat in Progress: with Mary Carol Edwards, stormwater wetland program specialist. Water U Doing Houston?: Water conservation/harvesting and rain garden presentation: with Daniel Cunningham. Harris County Master Gardeners Precinct 2 Open Garden Day: 8:30-11 a.m. at the Genoa Friendship Garden, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff.

Gardening events in the Houston area

Houston Gardening - 8 hours 37 min ago
Tomato Contest: 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com. Plumeria (The Fabulous Fragrant Frangipani): with Galveston County Master Gardener Loretta Osteen. 1-3 p.m. at Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, 4102-B Main, La Marque; email registrations to galvcountymgs@gmail.com, 281-534-3413, aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/galveston. 15th Annual Spring Home & Garden Show The Woodlands: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center, 1601 Lake Robbins, The Woodlands; woodlandsshows.com. Harris County Master Gardeners Precinct 2 program. 10-11:30 a.m. at the Genoa Friendship Garden education building, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff; hcmga.tamu.edu. Soil Composition & Fertilizer & Water = Beautiful Roses: with David Reed. 7:30 p.m. in the Cherie Flores Garden Pavilion at McGovern Centennial Gardens,1500 Hermann Drive; houstonrose.org.

Gardening events in the Houston area

Houston Gardening - 8 hours 37 min ago
Peach Tree Pruning for the Home Orchard: with Galveston County Master Gardeners Herman Auer and Robert Marshall. 9-10 a.m. at the Galveston County Master Gardeners' Demonstration Garden Orchard in Carbide Park, 4102 Main, La Marque; email registration to galvcountymgs@gmail, 281-534-3413, aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/galveston. Tomato Contest: 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com. Plumeria (The Fabulous Fragrant Frangipani): with Galveston County Master Gardener Loretta Osteen. 1-3 p.m. at Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, 4102-B Main, La Marque; email registrations to galvcountymgs@gmail.com, 281-534-3413, aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/galveston. Harris County Master Gardeners Precinct 2 Open Garden Day: 8:30-11 a.m. at the Genoa Friendship Garden, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff. Harris County Master Gardeners Precinct 2 program. 10-11:30 a.m. at the Genoa Friendship Garden education building, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff; hcmga.tamu.edu. Soil Composition & Fertilizer & Water = Beautiful Roses: with David Reed. 7:30 p.m. in the Cherie Flores Garden Pavilion at McGovern Centennial Gardens,1500 Hermann Drive; houstonrose.org. [...] Saturday Bird Walks: 8-10 a.m. the Houston Arboretum and Nature Center, 4501 Woodway; 713-681-8433, register at houstonarboretum.org. Exploration Green: A Native Habitat in Progress: with Mary Carol Edwards, stormwater wetland program specialist.

Gardening events in the Houston area

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Gardening events in the Houston area Installation and Maintenance of Native Landscapes - Native Landscaping Certification Program Level 3 Class: sponsored by the Native Plant Society of Texas. 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at the Kleb Woods Nature Preserve, 20303 Draper, Tomball; npsot.org/wp/houston. $37 members, $52 nonmembers. Miniature Container Workshop: 10-11 a.m. at Buchanan's Native Plants, 611 E. 11th. Miniature Fairy Garden: 10-11:30 a.m. at Maas Nursery, 5511 Todville, Seabrook; 281-474-2488, maasnursery.com. $40 plus tax. Mother's Day Make and Take and Craft Market: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Enchanted Forest, 10611 FM 2759, Richmond, 281-937-9449; and at Enchanted Gardens, 6420 FM 359, Richmond, 281-341-1206; myenchanted.com. Art in the Garden: with Fielder Rushing. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com. Make a Pollinator Container Garden: 10-11:30 a.m. and 1-2:30 p.m. at the Houston Arboretum and Nature Center, 4501 Woodway; 713-681-8433, register at houstonarboretum.org. $40 members, $65 nonmembers (per container). Open Garden Day: 8:30-11 a.m. at the Genoa Friendship Garden, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff; plant sale, Master Gardeners Q&A; hcmga.tamu.edu. South African Images: with Phyllis and Dick McEuen. sponsored by the Bromeliad Society / Houston, 7:30 p.m. at Metropolitan Multi-Service Center, 1475 W. Gray; bromeliadsocietyhouston.org. Tropical Plant Conservation in Hawaii and Across the Globe: with Charles R. "Chipper" Wichman of the National Tropical Botanical Garden. 6:30 p.m. at Peckerwood Garden, 20559 FM 359, Hempstead; 979-826-3232; register at peckerwoodgarden.org. $10 nonmembers, members $5. Three orchards and vegetable gardens. 9 a.m.-noon. at Galveston County Master Gardener homeowner, 5202 Highland, Santa Fe; Galveston County Master Gardener Demonstration Orchard and Garden, 4102 Main, La Marque; Wilson and Renee Hillman's Fruits 'n Such Orchard, 6309 Ave. U, Dickinson, 281-534-3413, aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/galveston. Harris County Master Gardeners' Open Garden Day and Insects in the Garden Seminar: 9-11:30 a.m. at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, 3033 Bear Creek; 281-855-5600, RSVP required to ogd.harrishort@gmail.com, hcmga.tamu.edu.

Gardening events in the Houston area

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Tool Time Hands-on Workshop: with Galveston County Master Gardeners Henry Harrison III and Tim Jahnke. 9-11 a.m. at the Galveston County Master Gardener Demonstration Garden, 4102 Main, La Marque; 281-534-3413, email reservations to galvcountymgs@gmail.com, aggiehorticulture.tamu.edu/galveston. Planting Non-Natives - What's All the Fuss About?: with urban wildlife biologist Kelly Norrid. The Foodscape Revolution: with author and PBS correspondent Brie Arthur. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com. Foodscaping: with author and PBS correspondent Brie Arthur. 5 p.m. garden tour, 6:30 p.m. dinner, 7 p.m. lecture at Peckerwood Garden, 20559 FM 359, Hempstead; 979-826-3232; register at peckerwoodgarden.org. Residential Rainwater Harvesting: with Harris County Master Gardener Teresa See. 10-11:30 a.m. at Genoa Friendship Garden education building, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff; hcmga.tamu.edu. Installation and Maintenance of Native Landscapes - Native Landscaping Certification Program Level 3 Class: sponsored by the Native Plant Society of Texas. 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at the Kleb Woods Nature Preserve, 20303 Draper, Tomball; npsot.org/wp/houston. $37 members, $52 nonmembers.

Gardening events in the Houston area

Houston Gardening - Fri, 08/11/2017 - 01:25
Installation and Maintenance of Native Landscapes - Native Landscaping Certification Program Level 3 Class: sponsored by the Native Plant Society of Texas. 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m. at the Kleb Woods Nature Preserve, 20303 Draper, Tomball; npsot.org/wp/houston. $37 members, $52 nonmembers. Spring Fling - A Sip and Stroll Garden Event: sponsored by the Garden Oaks Beautification Fundraisers. 4-6:30 p.m. along the 1300 block of Sue Barnett. $40 adults, $5 children 3 years and older; tickets at tinyurl.2017springflingtickets. Quail Valley Backyard Garden Tour: 10th annual tour hosted by the Quail Valley Garden Club. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Buy tickets at the first home on the tour, 3810 E. Creek Club. Heritage Gardeners Spring 2017 Garden Tour, Flower and Horticulture Show: show 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday at the Marie Workman Garden Center and Briscoe Gardens, 112 W. Spreading Oaks, Friendswood. Tool Time Hands-on Workshop: with Galveston County Master Gardeners Henry Harrison III and Tim Jahnke. 9-11 a.m. at the Galveston County Master Gardener Demonstration Garden, 4102 Main, La Marque; 281-534-3413, email reservations to galvcountymgs@gmail.com, aggiehorticulture.tamu.edu/galveston. Foodscaping: with author and PBS correspondent Brie Arthur. 5 p.m. garden tour, 6:30 dinner, 7 p.m. lecture at Peckerwood Garden, 20559 FM 359, Hempstead; 979-826-3232; register at peckerwoodgarden.org. Residential Rainwater Harvesting: with Harris County Master Gardener Teresa See. 10-11:30 a.m. at Genoa Friendship Garden education building, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff Road; hcmga.tamu.edu. Attwater Prairie Chicken National Wildlife Refuge: with Terry Rossignol. Installation and Maintenance of Native Landscapes - Native Landscaping Certification Program Level 3 Class: sponsored by the Native Plant Society of Texas. 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m. at the Kleb Woods Nature Preserve, 20303 Draper, Tomball; npsot.org/wp/houston. $37 members, $52 nonmembers.

Gardening events in the Houston area

Houston Gardening - Thu, 08/03/2017 - 01:26
Poolside Containers and Ideas: 10 a.m. at Enchanted Forest, 10611 FM 2759, Richmond, 281-937-9449; 2 p.m. at Enchanted Gardens, 6420 FM 359, Richmond, 281-341-1206; myenchanted.com. Landscape Design and Maintenance Made Easy: with extension horticulturist Skip Richter. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com. Southside Place Community Garden Party: 4:30-8:30 p.m. Family-friendly fundraiser with food and music, silent auction, ladybug release; southsideplacecommunitygarden.org. $20 adults, kids' admission free. Harris County Master Gardeners Open Garden Day and Herbs Seminar: 9-11:30 a.m. at Texas AgriLife Extension Service, 3033 Bear Creek Drive; 281-855-5600, hcmga.tamu.edu. Beneficials in the Garden: with Galveston County extension agent William M. Johnson. 6:30-8 p.m. at Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, 4102 Main, La Marque; 281-534-3413, email reservations to galvcountymgs@gmail.com, aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/galveston. Heritage Gardeners Spring 2017 Garden Tour, Flower and Horticulture Show: show 1-5 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. April 29-30 at the Marie Workman Garden Center and Briscoe Gardens, 112 W. Spreading Oaks, Friendswood. Fairy Garden Seminar: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Enchanted Forest, 10611 FM 2759, Richmond, 281-937-9449; and at Enchanted Gardens, 6420 FM 359, Richmond, 281-341-1206; myenchanted.com. $10 plus materials. Spring Fling - A Sip and Stroll Garden Event: sponsored by the Garden Oaks Beautification Fundraisers. 4-6:30 p.m. along the 1300 block of Sue Barnett. $40 adults, $5 children 3 years and older; tickets at tinyurl.2017springflingtickets.

Evelyn's Park to open Saturday in Bellaire

Houston Gardening - Thu, 08/03/2017 - 01:26

Houston has another new urban park to celebrate this Earth Day as Evelyn's Park in Bellaire opens Saturday.

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