High Altitude Gardening with Laura Parker
Steps for Successfully Growing Bountiful Gardens in the Mountains and High Desert
Thursday April 18th 2019
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Suggested Donation $10
Interested in growing a garden here in Western Colorado?
Have you been a successful gardener in another part of the county and recently moved here?
Are you a seasoned high altitude gardener ready to introduce new varieties and seeds to your garden and soil?
Ready for variety, creativity, seeding and MORE???
Join Laura Parker, self-proclaimed "seed freak" and owner of High Desert Seed and Gardens for a romp through the tips and tricks for growing a productive garden in our short season. In this workshop we will explore together:
Learning how to win the battle of our dry, windy and temperature fluctuating climate.
Develop skills to identify your microclimate and adapt to it using season extension and other techniques.
Follow Parker as she will share the secrets of how to get “starts” going and how to keep them healthy
Get tips on how to be successful with even some warm season crops
Discover how companion planting can help you maximize a bountiful harvest.
Make sure to bring your seed and gardening questions for this interactive exploration in Gardening!!
Hosted by Laura and Carol Parker of High Desert Seed and Garden