Thursday, May 9, 2013
Demonstration Garden Open House
Don't miss the Demonstration Garden Open House at the Leon County Extension Office on Paul Russell Road this Saturday, May 11, 2013, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Six large garden beds in various environments, plus a vegetable garden, and xeriscape garden will be on display, as well as wildlife habitats, a newly planted fruit orchard, bee culture, and much, much more. Tours of the sustainable systems at the Extension Office including computer controlled solar arrays, geothermal energy, and water capture systems will be available as well as guided tours of the gardens. If you prefer, you can just wander the gardens on your own. Master Gardeners will be on hand in each area to answer questions. There will be music, and refreshments, and information booths about a large variety of gardening-related topics, a plant sale ----- you have to be there.