Gardening events in the Houston area

The Great Pepper Extravaganza – Presentation & Tasting: with Galveston County Master Gardener Gene Speller. 9 a.m.-noon at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, 4102-B Main, La Marque; 281-534-3413, aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/galveston, register at galvcountymgs@gmail.com.

Raised Beds, Low-Volume Drip Irrigation and Rain Barrels:

Patio, Porch and Pool Container Gardening: with Linda Gay. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com.

Harris County Master Gardeners Precinct 2 Open Garden Day: 8:30-11 a.m. at the Genoa Friendship Garden, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff; gardening Q&A. hcmga.tamu.edu.

Raised Beds, Low-Volume Drip Irrigation and Rain Barrels:

Raised Beds, Low-Volume Drip Irrigation and Rain Barrels:

Federally Petitioned Plant Species of Texas – Status of Our Endangered Species: with Anna W. Strong, rare-plant botanist, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department.

Harris County Master Gardeners Open Garden Day and Low-Volume Drip Irrigation and Rain Barrels Seminar: 9-11:30 a.m. at Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, 3033 Bear Creek Drive; hands-on activities for children and adults.

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Build Your Own Succulent Garden or Rehab Your Current One: with Linda Gay. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com.

Harris County Master Gardeners Precinct 2 Open Garden Day: 8:30-11 a.m. at the Genoa Friendship Garden, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff; gardening Q&A. hcmga.tamu.edu.

Create Your Own Junglelow Using Beautiful Tropical Plants that Cleanse Your Indoor Space: with Linda Gay. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com.

Native Plant Society of Texas – Clear Lake Chapter meeting: with Jared McNabb of Restoration Organics. 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the University of Houston Clear Lake, Bayou Building, Forest Room; npsot.org/wp/clearlake.

The Plumeria Society of America meeting: 7:15 p.m. at the Cherie Flores Garden Pavilion, McGovern Centennial Gardens, 1500 Herman Drive; theplumeriasociety.org.

Harris County Master Gardeners Precinct 2 program: with Master Gardener Lawrence Gibson. 10-11:30 a.m. at the Genoa Friendship Garden Education Building, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff; hcmga.tamu.edu.

Raised Beds, Low-Volume Drip Irrigation and Rain Barrels:

Ice Cream Social and Summer Celebration: 7 p.m. at the Cherie Flores Garden Pavilion, McGovern Centennial Gardens, 1500 Hermann Drive; houstonrose.org.

Raised Beds, Low-Volume Drip Irrigation and Rain Barrels:

Patio, Porch and Pool Container Gardening: with Linda Gay. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com.

Raised Beds, Low-Volume Drip Irrigation and Rain Barrels:

Raised Beds, Low-Volume Drip Irrigation and Rain Barrels:

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Repot Your Speciality Plant Workshop: with Linday Gay. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com.

Harris County Master Gardeners’ Open Garden Day and Propagation and Seed Saving Seminar: 9-11:30 a.m. at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, 3033 Bear Creek.

Peckerwood Insider’s Tour: monthly focused look at the garden. 10 a.m. at Peckerwood Garden, 20559 FM 359, Hempstead; 979-826-3232; register at peckerwoodgarden.org. $15, members free.

Build Your Own Succulent Garden or Rehab Your Current One: with Linda Gay. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com.

Harris County Master Gardeners Precinct 2 Open Garden Day: 8:30-11 a.m. at the Genoa Friendship Garden, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff; gardening Q&A. hcmga.tamu.edu.

Create Your Own Jungalow Using Beautiful Tropical Plants That Cleanse Your Indoor Space: with Linda Gay. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com.

Miniature Fairy Garden With a Water Feature: with Jim Maas and Pat Cordray. 10 a.m. at Maas Nursery, 5511 Todville, Seabrook; 281-474-2488, maasnursery.com. $50.

The Plumeria Society of America meeting: 7:15 p.m. at the Cherie Flores Garden Pavilion, McGovern Centennial Gardens, 1500 Herman Drive; theplumeriasociety.org.

Harris County Master Gardeners Precinct 2 program. 10-11:30 a.m. at the Genoa Friendship Garden Education Building, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff; hcmga.tamu.edu.

Raised Beds, Low-Volume Drip Irrigation and Rain Barrels:

Raised Beds, Low-Volume Drip Irrigation and Rain Barrels:

Patio, Porch and Pool Container Gardening: with Linda Gay. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com.

Raised Beds, Low-Volume Drip Irrigation and Rain Barrels:

Raised Beds, Low-Volume Drip Irrigation and Rain Barrels:

Harris County Master Gardeners Open Garden Day and Low-Volume Drip Irrigation and Rain Barrels Seminar: 9-11:30 a.m. at Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, 3033 Bear Creek Drive; hands-on activities for children and adults.

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Gardening events in the Houston area

Gardening events in the Houston area

[…] Saturday Bird Walks: 8-10 a.m. the Houston Arboretum and Nature Center, 4501 Woodway; 713-681-8433, register at houstonarboretum.org.

Try It and Like It: 9-11 a.m. sponsored by Montgomery County Master Gardeners.

Demonstration and tour of the Aquaponic Garden at Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, 9020 Airport, Conroe; 936-539-7824, mcmga.com. $5 at the door.

Container Gardening: with Harris County Master Gardeners. 10:30 a.m.-noon at Parker Williams Branch Library, 10851 Scarsdale; 281-484-2036.

Exploration Green: A Native Habitat in Progress: with Mary Carol Edwards, stormwater wetland program specialist.

Water U Doing Houston?: Water conservation/harvesting and rain garden presentation: with Daniel Cunningham.

Harris County Master Gardeners Precinct 2 Open Garden Day: 8:30-11 a.m. at the Genoa Friendship Garden, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff.

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Tomato Contest: 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com.

Plumeria (The Fabulous Fragrant Frangipani): with Galveston County Master Gardener Loretta Osteen. 1-3 p.m. at Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, 4102-B Main, La Marque; email registrations to galvcountymgs@gmail.com, 281-534-3413, aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/galveston.

15th Annual Spring Home & Garden Show The Woodlands: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center, 1601 Lake Robbins, The Woodlands; woodlandsshows.com.

Harris County Master Gardeners Precinct 2 program. 10-11:30 a.m. at the Genoa Friendship Garden education building, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff; hcmga.tamu.edu.

Soil Composition & Fertilizer & Water = Beautiful Roses: with David Reed. 7:30 p.m. in the Cherie Flores Garden Pavilion at McGovern Centennial Gardens,1500 Hermann Drive; houstonrose.org.

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Peach Tree Pruning for the Home Orchard: with Galveston County Master Gardeners Herman Auer and Robert Marshall. 9-10 a.m. at the Galveston County Master Gardeners’ Demonstration Garden Orchard in Carbide Park, 4102 Main, La Marque; email registration to galvcountymgs@gmail, 281-534-3413, aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/galveston.

Tomato Contest: 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com.

Plumeria (The Fabulous Fragrant Frangipani): with Galveston County Master Gardener Loretta Osteen. 1-3 p.m. at Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, 4102-B Main, La Marque; email registrations to galvcountymgs@gmail.com, 281-534-3413, aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/galveston.

Harris County Master Gardeners Precinct 2 Open Garden Day: 8:30-11 a.m. at the Genoa Friendship Garden, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff.

Harris County Master Gardeners Precinct 2 program. 10-11:30 a.m. at the Genoa Friendship Garden education building, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff; hcmga.tamu.edu.

Soil Composition & Fertilizer & Water = Beautiful Roses: with David Reed. 7:30 p.m. in the Cherie Flores Garden Pavilion at McGovern Centennial Gardens,1500 Hermann Drive; houstonrose.org.

[…] Saturday Bird Walks: 8-10 a.m. the Houston Arboretum and Nature Center, 4501 Woodway; 713-681-8433, register at houstonarboretum.org.

Exploration Green: A Native Habitat in Progress: with Mary Carol Edwards, stormwater wetland program specialist.

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Upcoming Houston wine events

Solar of the Andes White Asparagus and Wine Tasting Dinner:

Sugar Land Wine & Food Affair – The Boiling Point Dinner with wine pairings by Master Sommeliers David Keck and June Rodil:

Sugar Land Wine & Food Affair – The Italian Invasion, Italy and the Rest of the World with wine pairings by Master Sommeliers Craig Collins and Drew Hendricks:

“[…] Chances” wine-tasting:

Benefits Communities In Schools-Bay Area, a dropout-prevention program.

Benefits the Daughters of Penelope charitable projects and schools in Greece.

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Introduction to Native Landscapes – Native Landscaping Certification Program Level 1 Class: sponsored by the Native Plant Society of Texas. 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m. at the Armand Bayou Nature Center, 8500 Bay Area Blvd., Pasadena; npsot.org/wp/houston. $37.

Herb Festival at the Wynne Home: 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Sponsored by the Texas Thyme Unit, Herb Society of America.

Garden and herbal vendors, speakers, artists, music, herbal products, children’s activities.

Urban Harvest’s Starting a Community or School Garden Workshop: 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at the University of St. Thomas, Malloy Hall, room 23, 3812 Yoakum; 713-880-5540, urbanharvest.org. $20.

Gardening with Color – Creating the Wow Factor: with Gaye Hammond. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com.

Woody Trees and Shrubs to Make Your Neighbors Envy You: with horticulture professor David Creech. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com.

Cockrell Butterfly Center Spring Plant Sale: 9 a.m.-noon at the Houston Museum of Natural Science, seventh floor of parking garage, 5555 Hermann Park Drive; 713-639-4753, hmns.org.

Memorial Northwest Ladybugs Garden Club Plant and Tree Sale: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Memorial Northwest Community Center parking lot, 17440 Theiss Mail Route Road, Spring, mnwhoa.org.

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Best Plants for the Landscape: 9-11 a.m.; Pests and Diseases Affecting Flowers, Shrubs and Trees: 1-3 p.m. at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, 9020 Airport, Conroe; 936-539-7824, mcmga.com. $5 per session, $7 for both.

Spring Vegetable Gardening: with Tom LeRoy and Bill Adams. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com.

River Oaks Garden Club’s 82nd annual Azalea Trail: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. ticket locations at riveroaksgardenclub.org. $25 all locations, $10 single admission.

Native Plant Society of Texas-Clear Lake Chapter program: 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the University of Houston Clear Lake, Bayou Building, room 1418; npsot.org/wp/clearlake.

Harris County Master Gardeners’ Perennial Plant Sale: plant overview 8-9 a.m., sale 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at Campbell Hall, Pasadena Fairgrounds, 7600 Red Bluff, Pasadena; hcmga.tamu.edu.

Tomato Stress Management, Part 3: with Galveston County Master Gardener Ira Gervais. 9-11 a.m. at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, 4102-B Main, La Marque; register at galvcountymgs@gmail.com, 281-534-3413, aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/galveston.

Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue: with extension horticulturist Greg Grant. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com.

Great Gulf Coast Plants for Sun or Shade: with Linda Gay, 10 a.m. at Enchanted Forest, 10611 FM 2759, Richmond, 281-937-9449; 2 p.m. at Enchanted Gardens, 6420 FM 359, Richmond, 281-341-1206; myenchanted.com.

Green Thumb Garden Lecture Series. 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Spring Branch Memorial Library, 930 Corbindale; 281-855-5600, hcmga.tamu.edu.

Herb Festival at the Wynne Home: 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Sponsored by the Texas Thyme Unit, Herb Society of America.

Garden and herbal vendors, speakers, artists, music, herbal products, children’s activities.

Starting a Community or School Garden Workshop: 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at the University of St. Thomas, Malloy Hall, room 23, 3812 Yoakum; 713-880-5540, urbanharvest.org. $20.

Join the Perennial Plant Movement: 10 a.m. at Enchanted Forest, 10611 FM 2759, Richmond, 281-937-9449; 2 p.m. at Enchanted Gardens, 6420 FM 359, Richmond, 281-341-1206; myenchanted.com.

Garden Conservancy Open Day Houston: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. tour of four private gardens.

Gardening with Color – Creating the Wow Factor: with Gaye Hammond. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-746-6320, arborgate.com.

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