Garden Chat

Garden Chat with Marissa

Tuesdays at 12pm, April-September

Free via Facebook Live

Garden Chat with Marissa, hosts a different garden theme each week. Marissa Ashbeck, Horticulture & Grounds Manager,  will provide you with great information and guidance, while you engage her in questions of your own.   Don't have Facebook?  No problem you can still watch.

How to watch Facebook Live
At 12pm on Tuesdays visit our Facebook page to be able to watch the event.  Click on the LIVE tab on the left of the page to access the live video at 12pm on Tuesdays.  In the same place you can past Garden Chats too! You don't even have to have your own Facebook account to watch!

May Chat Topics

26th- Growing Fruits

What fruits do you want to grow in your garden? Marissa will be going over fruits that are hardy in our area and how to care for them.  She will go over plant care, plant habits, pollination and fruiting of each fruit type. She will be answering all of your questions about producing fruit in your yard.

June Chat Topics

2nd- Common Plant Pests and Diseases

Do you have an insect or disease issue that you don't know what to do with? Marissa has some tips and tricks to identify and manage these pesky issues. Be on the lookout for any pests in your yard, and see if she can help you identify the problem.

9th- Weed Control and Maintenance

Is your yard being overrun by weeds? THis garden chat will cover common weeds that may be invading your gardens and turf. Marissa will show you how to identify, control, and treat weeds. Get your gloves out, and start weeding!

Questions?  Email Elise Schuler at eschuler@monkgardens.org

Marissa Ashbeck, Horticulture & Grounds Manager

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