Please join The Dracut Garden Club and Paul Steen, a retired physician and healthcare software executive, who will be speaking to us about Greenhouse Gardening!
WHEN: Wednesday, October 7th, 2015 at 7 PM
WHERE: Harmony Hall, 1660 Lakeview Ave., Dracut, MA
The basics of greenhouse gardening will be covered along with:
- types of greenhouses
- heating and ventilating needs and how to measure
- soils, pots, water, and fertilizers
Time will be allowed for questions and discussion on what plants to grow.
Paul has been gardening for over 50 years, & has owned a hobby greenhouse for the past 30 years where he grows camellias, succulents and tropical plants. Paul's outdoor garden is primarily a woodland and shade garden.
Paul completed 3 years of college-level horticulture courses at the New England School of Gardening at Tower Hill Botanic Garden. He became a certified Master Gardener in 2005 at the MHS. He lectures on topics such as home greenhouses, shade gardening, xeriscaping, plant diseases and on cactus/succulents and houseplants.