THE WOODLANDS, TEXAS (October 14, 2015) – Residents are encouraged to register now for Tasteful Landscapes, a free Gardening 102 seminar about fall vegetable gardening, held Saturday, October 17, 2015, from 9 a.m. to noon, at 2801 Technology Forest Boulevard.
In a refreshing approach, two recognized experts and gurus of edible gardening, Danny Millikin and Ann Wheeler, will provide inspiration and tools to add veggies, fruit trees and herbs to landscapes.
Co-owner of Edible Earth Resources, Mr. Millikin is on the cutting edge of organic food production. Appearing regularly on KHOU’s morning program, Great Day Houston, Mr. Millikin has a passion to see more folks growing their own vegetables and fruits. He will share how to grow your own in the presentation, Adding Edibles to the Landscape.
Ms. Wheeler, former owner of Log House Herb Farm, will present Herbal Companions: Attracting Beneficial Insects to the Garden. Ms. Wheeler will explain how to bring natural balance to the garden by adding herbs that attract beneficial insects.
Space at the free seminar is limited. To reserve a seat, register online at www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov/gardeningevents. The class will be held at The Woodlands Township Board Chambers, 2801 Technology Forest Blvd. For more information, please call The Woodlands Township Environmental Services office at 281-210-3800 or visit www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov/wildlife.
From patio containers to garden beds, edibles, such as the Swiss chard, can be quite beautiful in the landscape, adding texture, shape and taste. Photo by Lucinda Valdes