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GVST Gardening Essentials Class – What’s in a Name? – Soil Has a History/Potting Soil Demonstration & Workshop

November 15 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

GVST Gardening Essentials Classes are free and open to the public.  A $5 donation is requested.  Bring your “brown bag” lunch and prepare to acquire some new plants!  Tool sharpening is available and there will be door prizes!  MASKS ARE REQUIRED.

Session 1:  What’s in a Name? – Soil Has a History
Session 2:  Potting Soil Demonstration & Workshop

Presented by

Bill Swantner, Bexar County Master Gardener 

Monday, November 15, 2021
12:00 – 2:00 PM
San Antonio Garden Center
3310 N. New Braunfels
San Antonio, TX  78209

Topsoil is dirt and potting soil isn’t.  True potting soil is actually “soil-less.”  Topsoil is for planting in the ground.  Potting soil is a mixture of peat moss and other organic materials such as composted sawdust.  Although Bill is not “Old as Dirt,” he has a lot of gardening experience and some very informative things to say.  Each session will be followed by a question-and-answer period.

2 BMCG CEs – Code 001

2 SAWS Rewards Points Eligible

Details

Date:
November 15
Time:
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Venue

San Antonio Garden Center
3310 N New Braunfels Ave.
San Antonio, TX 78209 United States
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