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Raised Bed and Container Gardening: Edibles

  • private location RSVP for address Oakland, CA United States (map)

Raised Bed and Container Gardening: Edibles
with Kitty Sharkey
presented by the Institute of Urban Homesteading
Sunday, April 19, 10:00AM-1:00PM
RSVP for address in East Oakland
sliding scale $35-$70

Growing edible plants in containers has many advantages for the urban gardener. Whether you have limited space, poor soil, or problems with gophers and other pests, container gardening may be an alternative solution to planting directly in the ground. In this class we will explore different types of planting containers including ones you can make yourself, growing vertically, soils and amendments, what types of plants to grow including annual and perennial fruits and vegetables, and caring for container plants. Seeds or starts will be available for you to take home and try in your own garden.

Earlier Event: April 18
Later Event: April 19
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