Gardening 101 at Mac Campus


Macdonald Stewart Building, Faculty Lounge, CA

Have you always dreamed of planting a garden but were not not quite sure where or how to start?  Maybe you don’t think you have a green thumb. Gardening is one of the most relaxing and rewarding activities you can find. Christie-Anna Lovat, M.Sc. Candidate, Plant Science Department, will present basic gardening tips and advice to get you started in the right direction.

During this presentation, you will learn:

  • The importance of soil quality
  • The importance of sticking to sunlight recommendations
  • The do’s and don’ts of fertilizing
  • Tips for removing the most stubborn garden weeds
  • Preparing your garden in the spring and fall
  • Plant recommendations for sun, shade
  • Fun edible perennials

Whether you are a gardening novice or the seasoned pro, you are bound to gain inspiration for growing a thriving garden!

To register for the Macdonald campus session go here