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EcoLandscape – Plants in the California Landscape

Howe Park
2201 Cottage Way
Sacramento CA 95825

November 2, 2017, 6:00pm - 8:30pm

November 9, 2017, 6:00pm - 8:30pm

November 18, 2017, 9:00am - 11:30am

EcoLandscape California presents:

Module #3 Plants in the California Landscape

of the Green Gardener Training for Landscape Professionals


Make your landscapes healthier and more attractive through proper plant selection, installation, and maintenance. Covers plant structure, physiology, placement, installation, pruning and managing pests and disease. Thursdays, November 2nd and 9th6:00 pm – 8:30 pm and Saturday, November 18th, 9:00 am – 11:30 am  Howe Park, 2201 Cottage Way, Sacramento.

In this three-part course, you will learn:
• How to space plants to minimize maintenance and pest problems
• How to select plants that thrive in our region
• How to match plants with the existing site conditions
• How to group plants by water and solar requirements
• How to arrange plant varieties in the landscape for beauty and function
• Low-water use lawn alternatives
• Selecting, placing, and planting trees
• How to identify and treat a multitude of landscape pests
• Best methods for managing weeds
• New eco-friendly pest management products and how to use them
• How to identify and take advantage of naturally occurring biological pest controls
• The anatomy of a tree
• Why natural pruning styles improve plant health and landscape beauty
• How to properly prune and maintain trees
• How proper pruning can rejuvenate shrubs

Thursdays, November 2nd and 9th6:00 pm – 8:30 pm and
Saturday, November 18th, 9:00 am – 11:30 am


7.5 Bay-Friendly CEUs available

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