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The wonderful world of woody plants June 21

June 14, 2011

At the June 21 Twilight Garden Series, learn about trees that are well suited for the Front Range, the science of planting trees, and post-planting care. The workshop will be taught by a Larimer County Extension agent and professors from the Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture.

Tuesday, June 21
CSU Plant Environmental Research Center
630 W Lake Street

Gardeners of any ability welcome

Twilight Garden Series Gardeners of any ability can learn from professionals during the annual Twilight Garden Series, a series of three, two-hour workshops that emphasize practical information delivered informally on a variety of gardening topics.

On-site registration and payment

  • On-site registration - 6–6:30 p.m.
  • Programs begin promptly at 6:30 p.m. and end by 8:30 p.m
  • Admission is $5/single event or $10/entire series
  • Refreshments and door prizes will be handed out

Workshops are held outdoors, rain or shine. Please dress appropriately for unpredictable weather.

'The Wonderful World of Woody Plants'

  • "Planting trees," presented by CSU Larimer County Extension Agent Alison Stoven O’Connor
  • "Trees especially suited to the Front Range," presented by Jim Klett, Ph.D., professor, Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture 
  • "Post-planting tree care," presented by David Whiting, assistant professor, Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture

Note: The large, feature photo that accompanies this story's intro is courtesy of CSU Photography

Contact: Dr. Jim Klett
Phone: (970) 491-7019