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Garden Talks, Info Table & Kids’ Korner – Fall Home Show
October 14, 2018/11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cost: See 11th Annual Fall El Paso Home & Garden Show for ticket information and a discount coupon.
Master Gardener Information Table
Plant Questions? El Paso Master Gardeners have the answers. You’ll find them at an Information Table at El Paso’s Home and Garden Show.
Bring your questions to our Information Table where we’ll be happy to help you and share our informative brochures
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service training provides El Paso County Master Gardeners with research-based horticulture information and resources to augment their wide range of experiences in gardening in the El Paso. Certified Master Gardeners and Master Gardener Interns share that knowledge with members of the community who visit our Information Tables at many public events throughout the year. The Information Tables are also stocked with a wealth of free publications on topics ranging from composting to growing roses and tomatoes to landscape planning and design.
Kids’ Korner for Children
Bring your children to Kids’ Korner where they will be our guests for gardening activities designed just for them. They will be shown by Master Gardeners how to transplant seedlings into cups they can decorate and take home.
Master Gardeners on Home Show Garden Stage
Master Gardeners love gardening and love to share information about gardening. El Paso Master Gardeners will be at the El Paso Home and Garden show to talk about gardening topics developed using research-based information and resources from the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service.
EL PASO GARDEN STAGE SCHEDULE
|Saturday, October 13 10:00am-6:00pm|
|12:00pm||Accessible Gardening For Life
By: Penny Leslie & Bev Clark of the El Paso County Master Gardeners
Do you love gardening but find that health conditions are impacting your ability to get the job done? Do you know people who are giving up gardening or not even considering gardening because of the physical or cognitive challenges? Adapting accessible gardening techniques may be the answer!
|2:30pm||Join Master Gardeners on Stage at the Propagation Station
By: Art Corral & Jan Petrzelka of the El Paso County Master Gardeners
Join Master Gardeners as we discuss a variety of propagation methods for the home gardener. We will feature a demonstration on propagating succulents, a big trend in gardening everywhere. Come learn how to start these beautiful and easy creations
|3:30pm||Good Bugs/Bad Bugs
By: Mary Ann McCravey of the El Paso County Master Gardeners
Good bugs/bad bugs in your house and garden and how to take care of them.
|Sunday, October 14 11:00am-5:00pm|
|1:30pm||What To Do With the Natives
By: Jim Hastings of the El Paso County Master Gardeners
Fall is the time for planting. That means you can give native plants (and other plants) a head start in your garden. Planting now helps your plants develop healthy roots before going dormant so they can be ready to take off come spring. Learn about colorful native and adapted plants and how you can enjoy them in your landscape.