After crafting a lengthy email of maintenance tips for a client experiencing various wet-weather woes, I read MassHort’s August Horticultural Hints. If your plants are looking a bit leggy, brown, or mushy, take a look!
Ecological Landscaping Association Roundtable – August 12, 1-4:30 pm, Tower Hill Botanic Garden, Boylston, MA. Panelists share recipes for favorite organic fertilizers and amendments, and tips on “making ecological landscaping work for you”.
Arnold Arboretum Family Activity Day – August 29, 11 am-1pm, Arnold Arboretum. Drop in for nature activities, crafts, and games geared toward kids ages 4-11. FREE.
NOFA Food Preservation Workshops – Learn to can, pickle, ferment, freeze, and dry summer produce. Expand your ability to eat locally throughout the year, and meet other local food aficionados!
- September 19, 9 am -12 pm, Brookline, MA and other locations throughout MA
- September 20, 1:30-4 pm, Jamaica Plain, MA