Tag Archives: Master Gardeners

Master gardeners talking herbs & succulents at the library

Your May flowers have already bloomed, but the work is never done in your garden. Neither are the questions: What should you do with all that basil you grew on your windowsill and when is the best time to move your … Continue reading

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5 notes for using native plants in your gardens & landscaping

Listen, we all love tulips. But you can create problems when you fill your gardens and yards with non-native plants. You: decrease space for native plants. drive out native animal species, especially pollinators like birds, bees, and butterflies. make gardening … Continue reading

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Get the buzz on native Ohio plants and pollinators

About a third of the food we eat depends on pollinators like birds, bees, or butterflies. And those food sources are becoming more precarious, because pollinator populations are plunging worldwide. You can learn about native Ohio plants and pollinators (and what … Continue reading

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Learn how to make a rain garden

Hey green thumbs, do you have one dip in your yard that stays way too moist? Use it to make a rain garden! Learn how you can make a cozy home for native perennial plants that love to keep their … Continue reading

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Learn about container gardening at Mentor Public Library

Want to grow flowers or herbs but don’t think you have the space? Shelley Baeslack, a Lake County Master Gardener, is offering a class on container gardening at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 30, at our Main Branch. With container gardening, any … Continue reading

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