Mixing It Up in the Urban Garden 2021 – Roots, Shoots & Leaves
When: Sat, 30-Jan-2021 08:00
Join us on Saturday, January 30, 2021, for our virtual Victoria Master Gardener biennial conference for new and seasoned gardeners. This year our phenomenal speakers will present on the 2021 theme: Roots, Shoots & Leaves, and we will be connecting with Vendors, a gardeners’ chat room, a Silent Auction, and much more throughout the day.
Richie Steffen, Executive Director of Seattle’s Elisabeth C. Miller Botanical Garden, manager of the Great Plant Picks website, and very popular speaker, will present Plant Picks For Our Changing Planet.
Dr. Linda Gilkeson, entomologist, writer, teacher and garden consultant, will present Addressing Climate Change from the Roots Up. Linda will share her latest findings on adapting gardening practices to the changing climate.
Ron Carter, ISA certified arborist and instructor, will present Trees Now and Forever. Ron will introduce us to some iconic trees in our area and discuss the importance of protecting our tree canopy, the green infrastructure of our urban environment.
Bianca Bodley, owner and principal designer of landscape design and project management firm Biophilia Design, will present No Yard? No Problem! – Gardening in Small Spaces.
Dr. Drew Zwart, Plant Pathologist & Physiologist, will present If Leaves Could Talk: Want to know what’s best for your plants? Listen to their Leaves. He will talk about inspecting leaves to identify healthy plants and diagnose those with problems.
Date and Time: Saturday, January 30, 2021.
Main presentations from 9:00 am– 4:00 pm. Zoom open from 8:00 am – 4:30 ish
Location: Online with Zoom platform. All from the comfort of your home.
- Zoom training will be available leading up to the conference - if you are interested please let us know on your registration form.
Price: Early Bird price $40 until October 31, then Regular registration price $55.
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Fee: Cdn$ 40.00
(from 01-Nov-2020: Cdn$ 55.00)
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Sat, 23-Jan-2021 18:00
Mixing It Up Registration
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