Project Category: Free Clinics

  • August 14, 2019

Fall Lawn Treatment

Saturday, September 7 @ 10-11am Come join our very own lawn expert, Robin Roberts, as he teaches everything you need to know to prepare your lawn for winter and get a jump on the weeds next spring! This is a FREE gardening clinic, where you will learn all about fall lawn treatments – learning which pre-emergents to use, what fertilizers…

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  • August 13, 2019

Vegetables for Fall Gardens

Saturday, September 14 @ 10-11am It’s hard to keep a vegetable garden productive when the heat index is 105 degrees. But the cooler temperatures of autumn give residents of North Texas a chance for another season of crops before the cold of winter sets in. At this FREE gardening clinic, you’ll learn what vegetables perform best in a fall garden.…

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  • August 12, 2019

Success with Succulents

Saturday, September 21 @ 10-11am Succulents have become quite the thing among plant lovers in recent years, and it’s easy to understand why. They’re low maintenance, come in many different shapes, sizes, and colors, and are easy to propagate. If you’d like to learn about these unique plants, please join us for this FREE gardening clinic. What We’ll Cover: An…

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  • August 11, 2019

Shade Gardening

Saturday, September 28 @ 10-11am Are the trees in your front yard huge? Do you have a lot of shade? Do you feel you can’t grow anything interesting or colorful because of all that shade? Do you want to learn about plants that thrive in the shade? If the answer to any of these questions is, “Yes!” then you’ll want…

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  • August 9, 2019

Decorating for Fall

Saturday, October 5 @ 10-11am Yards and gardens change with the seasons and your decor and flower pots should do the same. There are so many fun and creative options when it comes to decorating your front porch for Fall. By combining pumpkins, hay bales, corn stalks, mums, and more, the possibilities are practically endless. To learn more, join us…

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  • August 7, 2019

Planting Fall Vegetables

Saturday, October 5 @ 2-3pm Growing your own food is so rewarding and a lot easier when it’s not 105 degrees! If the summer heat roasted your vegetables, come join us for this FREE hands-on clinic that’s all about Planting Fall Vegetables. Our North Texas weather allows us to plant cool season crops and we’ll be doing just that —…

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  • August 5, 2019

How to Prune Trees

Saturday, October 12 @ 10am All trees – from Live Oaks to Crape Myrtles – need annual pruning. Fruit trees especially need to be pruned each year to better support the weight of the next season’s crop. But proper pruning is as much an art as it is a science. Knowing where to make cuts can seem daunting to many…

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  • August 4, 2019

Growing Fruit Trees

Saturday, October 19 @ 10am Did you know that fall and winter are great times to plant fruit trees in North Texas? Do you know what fruit trees grow best in Collin County, or how to care for them? Do you know what pests are problems for the different types of fruit? Have you dreamed of growing apples, pears, peaches,…

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  • August 3, 2019

Preparing for Winter

Saturday, October 26 @ 10am Winter is coming. Unless you want your landscape to become as disappointing as the final season of Game of Thrones, there are steps you need to take to prepare your plants for the coming cold …or rain …or unseasonably warm weather …or whatever else might happen in an unpredictable North Texas winter. Join Shades of…

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