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Plant Guilding for the Urban Garden & Food Forest
April 10, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm$15
The Silver Springs Edible Garden Group & The Botanical Gardens of Silver Springs presents:
‘The Growing Connection” Grass Roots Garden Speaker Series 2019
Part 2: “Plant Guilding for the Urban Garden & Food Forest” featuring Carmen Lamoureux (owner/founder of Urban Farm School in Calgary)
April 10, 2019
Silver Springs Community Centre – 5720 Silver Ridge Drive NW
Starts at 7pm
Tickets = $15 at the door
About the Speaker:
Owner & founder of Calgary’s ‘Urban Farm School’. Carmen is dedicated to helping emerging gardeners
About the Topic:
Dynamic accumulators. Sentinels. Nitrogen-fixers. These characters are AWESOME! Each plays a part in supporting the growth & production of plants. Together with other plants they create a bio-diverse polyculture called a ‘guild’. We will explore how to create the plant guilds that work best for your site & our Calgary climate.
Part 3: “Integrated Pest Management” featuring Michael G. Dallaire – May 15, 2019
Part 4: “The ‘Right Way’ to Prune Trees and Shrubs” featuring Jean-Mathieu Daoust (Tree Frog Tree Care, a division of Bartlett Tree Experts)