Hillsborough County Extension is offering a seven (7) week workshop series on Sustainable Landscape Design Basics. Classes will be held at the Extension office on Tuesdays starting January 10, 2012 running through February 21, 2012. The class is from 10 am to noon on Tuesday each week.
Course content includes: Florida-Friendly LandscapingTM, landscape design principles and themes, sustainable landscape materials, characteristics and composition of plant materials, use and importance of color, drawing a planting plan, and maintenance.
The fee is $25.00 per household for the entire series which covers the cost of materials. Please bring your own water and snacks. Workshop series is limited to 25 people.
Sponsored by Hillsborough County Extension and Water Resource Services/Public Utilities and Tampa Bay Water.
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Hillsborough County Extension Service
The mission of the Hillsborough Extension Office is to respond to local issues and needs through customized education and training in agriculture, horticulture, 4-H/youth development, and family and consumer sciences.
Your Hillsborough County Extension agents offer educational services through a three-way cooperative arrangement between the Board of County Commissioners, the University of Florida, and the United States Department of Agriculture. Your local extension agents are off-campus faculty members of the University of Florida. They are trained professionals who are here to serve you.