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Moana Nursery announces May seminar schedule



May 5: Spring Container Workshop for Novices and Experienced Gardeners — Join our plant doctor and high desert gardener extraordinaire Lisa Braginton as she teaches the essentials of creating a living container and shares design and planting tips you can apply any where in your garden. You’ll leave with a 15-inch dia., 3-gallon container complete with spillers, fillers and a thriller which can easily be popped into an urn or pot you already own. Workshop cost is $35 and includes all the materials necessary. Must sign up and pay in advance at our Moana Lane store or you can call 825-0600 and register with your credit card. (No shows will not be refunded their money.) Class size is limited to 25. Registration closes Thursday May 3 or when full, whichever comes first. Bring your gloves!

May 12: Edibles in Small Spaces – Learn how easy it is to grow edibles in virtually any space – as long as it gets several hours of sunshine. The possibilities for growing edibles without a yard are endless – using Smart Pots, Earth Boxes, Dr. Earth Bag-tainers, raised beds and vertical walls. Join Dr. Earth gardening expert Thomas Chaplin for tips on raising the healthiest, tastiest home grown food imaginable.

May 12: Dr. Earth Answer Man — 11:30 to 4:00 inside Moana Lane Store – Dr. Earth representative Thomas Chaplin will be available to analyze your lawn and garden problems. Learn how to live every day healthier and safer by using Mother Nature’s Organic fertilizers and insect, fungus and weed controls. Free samples.

May 19: Creating a Back Yard Bird Habitat: Join our plant doctor and long-time high desert gardener Jon Bruyn to learn how easy it is create a back yard habitat that that attracts a variety of birds. Your bird habitat will soon become an outdoor learning center for your entire family, providing year round entertainment.

All seminars are free and held at Moana Nursery, 1190 W. Moana Lane, in our Landscape and Design Center unless otherwise noted. Seminars begin promptly at 10 a.m. and last one hour. Please arrive 15 minutes early, as seating is limited to 60 and is first come, first served. Visit www.moananursery.com or call (775) 825-0600 for more information.

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