Want to make your your landscape more sustainable and wildlife-friendly?

08/08/2017 6:15 AM by

Melissa from Gather Home and Garden is hosting a Conservation Landscaping Workshop at Stone Brewing and Native Plant Sale at Gather:

Come and learn what you can do to make your landscape more sustainable and wildlife-friendly. Topics will include:

  • Native plants and their vital role in healthy ecosystems
  • Conservation landscapes serve many purposes (e.g. wildlife habitat, ease of maintenance, improved water quality, aesthetics, carbon storage, saving money)
  • Conservation landscapes are flexible (size, soil and light conditions, plant types, formal vs. informal, etc.)
  • Considerations in selecting a site for conservation landscaping
  • Site preparation to ensure success and minimize maintenance
  • Resources to select the native plants that will work for your purposes

This workshop is FREE; but Advanced Registration is required. Workshop size is limited to 30 participants.

To register, please send an email to: with “Workshop” in the subject line. A confirmation email with additional information will be sent to you.

As a follow-up to this workshop, a Native Plant Sale will be held at Gather Home and Garden (2704 East Marshall Street) on Saturday, August 19, from 11:00 am – 5:00 pm.

Conservation Landscaping Workshop
Thursday, August 17

Native Plant Sale
Saturday, August 19



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