Lessons in Native Plant Husbandry
Hands-on demonstrations on how to plant shrubs and how often to water them afterward; how to plant seeds and re-pot seedlings as needed; simple ways to test your soil to find out what will grow best there; how to choose plants for your site; and more.
Location: Nature Nook – El Dorado County Library, 345 Fair Lane, Placerville, CA 95667
General meetings: 7:00 pm, the fourth Tuesday of January, March, May, July, September, and November
Chapter meetings are free and the public is always invited to attend. Meetings usually include a show-and-tell about one or more seasonally notable plants, announcements of upcoming chapter events and projects, and a speaker presentation. We hope you will mingle and meet interesting new friends who share an interest in plants and the natural places of the surrounding foothills.