Cacti of the Desert presentation May 21

The Saddlebrooke Master Gardeners present “Cacti of the Desert Southwest,” by Meg Quinn, botanist and environmental educator on Thursday, May 21, 2015, at 1:00 p.m. in the MountainView Ballroom West.

Discover the enormous variety of cacti that are found in our region, and enjoy images of their colorful flowers. Learn about pollination strategies, general ecology, plus traditional and modern uses of local cacti. Tips on gardening with cacti are included.

Pre-registration is not necessary, but we do ask that you sign in upon arrival and turn in your feedback sheets upon leaving.

Ask your Master Gardener session will be from 12:30 to 1:00 p.m.

Bring any samples or pictures of your problem plants or pest issues for better analyses.

Need a house call? Sign up upon arrival, and Pat Flanagan will be calling to set up an appointment for our volunteers to stop by.

For further information please contact: Zann Wilson at 219-263-3261, [email protected]; Richard Gibson at 520-836-5221 ext. 227, [email protected]; Terry Ellsworth at 520-836-5221 ext. 202, [email protected].