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Saturday in the Garden – Some like it HOT! Drought tolerant plants for your landscape

Aug 19, 2017
9:00 am - 11:30 am

Benedictine Sisters of Virginia
9535 Linton Hall Road
Bristow, VA

Saturday in the Garden
Our free horticulture classes take learning out of the classroom and into the garden!
Enjoy hands-on, practical, research-based information at our Teaching Garden programs at the St. Benedict Monastery, 9535 Linton Hall Road, Bristow, 20136. Classes taught by VCE – Prince William Staff & Master Gardener Volunteers. All programs held outside, are free and run from 9:00am – Noon.
Please dress for weather. Registration is requested to ensure adequate handouts and make notification of weather cancellations, please call 703-792-7747, email or you can now register online at, Go to the ‘Horticulture Classes’ page to register

August 19 – Some Like It Hot! Top Summer Plant Performers – When summer heat kicks in, rely on these drought-tolerant plants to hold their own — and still look beautiful, as well as providing nectar sources for pollinators. Master Gardener Volunteers, Linda Ligon and Susan Bruns share their favorite drought resistant varieties. Vegetable of the Month – Cooks’ Garden Volunteers feature a seasonal edible in their garden

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