Saturday, May 4, 2013 from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM (PDT)
Palo Alto, CA
Tired of your lawn, but don't know what to put in instead? Want to save money on your water bill? Come to this talk and be inspired to create a beautiful garden--without mowing or fertilizing! See a variety of no-lawn landscaping styles and ideas, get landscaping tips on removing a lawn, using native lawn alternatives, sheet mulching to prevent weeds in your new garden, graywater and rainwater irrigation, and pervious paving. A list of drought-tolerant native plants, as well as a few simple designs to get you started will be provided. Sherri is a licensed Landscape Architect and Bay-Friendly Qualified Designer and started her own company 15 years ago. She has been lecturing and implementing ecological landscaping techniques, including drought-tolerant native plants for many years.
When & Where
Common Ground Garden Supply and Education Center
Classes & events in sustainable gardening and lifestyles
Seeds and Plants - edible, medicinal, native and ornamental
Composts, Fertilizers and Mulches
Tools and Natural disease and pest control products
Books, Local Honey, Cards, and Gift items
Volunteer Opportunities and New Friends
A non-profit project of Ecology Action- Teaching people to grow food using the Grow Biointensive methods locally and internationally.