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Gardens for Bees, Butterflies, Birds and Bugs with Amy Cason. #1395-0524. 1 day.
May 24 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm$45. – $105.
Learn to use plants and herbs in your gardens and yard to attract bees, butterflies and birds including hummingbirds and songbirds. The instructor will show students what plants to use in their gardens to make it more resistant to harmful bugs by attracting beneficial bugs. Students will learn what flowers to plant to attract bees to your food plants and trees as well as provide them with the food they so vitally need. The instructor will also go over the plants used in making moonlight and other unique gardens. The importance of seed and plant sources and some beneficial gardening practices will also be covered.