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Posted on: June 10, 2016

Free one-day gardening course on container gardening secrets, June 25


The Saturday Morning Gardening Series presented by the Park Forest Environment Commission continues on Saturday, June 25, with a presentation on container gardening secrets.

Whether you live in an apartment, condo, town home, or a single-family home, you probably have the space for the color and interest in container gardens; one of the hottest trends in gardening. Learn about container selection, plant selection, simple design considerations, the proper planting, and maintenance to help ensure success.

The free session begins at 10:30 a.m. at the Wetlands Discovery Center, 30 N. Orchard Drive, located inside of the Park Forest Aqua Center.

Upcoming dates and topics include:

o July 16: Invasives: Name that Weed
o August 20: Fall in the Garden
o September 17: Canning
o October 22: Wintersowing

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