Landscape Success

 

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Fort Bend County, along with the Fort Bend County Master Gardeners are offering Landscape Success, a 6-class online program to help create and maintain beautiful home landscapes.

Please register in advanceIndividual class registrations are due two days prior to each class date.

CLICK HERE to Register!

Click here to download a printable flyer!


Landscape Basics
Date:          Friday, February 23, 2024
Time:         1:00-2:30 pm
Location:   Virtual (Zoom)

Register in advance at:

https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAkcuuppjkiEtwILoeL9hYBrQYXa8cSTvzh

 

An overview of home landscape basics for a home gardener.  This class will be based on Earth-Kind gardening principles and will cover the aspects of location, light, water, soil and plant compatibility.  We will also cover the basics of landscape design elements for a home garden.


Growing a Great Lawn
Date:          Friday, March 22, 2024
Time:         1:00-2:30 pm
Location:  Virtual (Zoom)

Register in advance at:

https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwvduyopj4iHNJ635oXF8iR2fyxVAGORZ0o

 

This class will address the basics of grasses suitable for our region as well as their characteristics.  We will go over turf grass maintenance, and common problems encountered by the home owner.


Flowering Plants for 4 Seasons
Date:          Friday, April 26, 2024
Time:          1:00-2:30 pm
Location:   Virtual (Zoom)

Register in advance at:

https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0vduuhpj0qEtd6lepO00RLib1T3p2ORLP4

 

We will discuss how to add color for each season so the home gardener will have something blooming throughout the year.  We will cover Texas Superstar Plants as well.


Using Irrigation Wisely
Date:          Friday, May 24, 2024
Time:         1:00-2:30 pm
Location:  Virtual (Zoom)

Register in advance at:

https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEufumorDsoGt0JG_-mcq87ir8tzPlTKoZp

 

This class will discuss various types of irrigation methods for home landscapes; basic trouble-shooting as well as water requirements for plantings.


Shade Gardening – Ideas and Tips
Date:          Friday, June 28, 2024
Time:         1:00-2:30 pm
Location:  Virtual (Zoom)

Register in advance at:

 

https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwucuispjosE9cyNQINVVCIQ9T092Bld51y


Trees Care Basics
Date:          Friday, August 23, 2024
Time:         1:00-2:30 pm
Location:  Virtual (Zoom)

Register in advance at:

https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwocequrj8sHdWGI81wbcnsInMMv60B3_1X

 

The landscape is incomplete without trees – shade, fruit, or ornamental trees.  In this class, we will highlight trees that grow well in Fort Bend County as well as the basics of taking care of them.


 


 


For questions and information, contact:
Brandy Rader at 281-342-3034 or brandy.rader@ag.tamu.edu

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