Classes & WorkshopsFor Adults

Garden Lecture Series: Can I Eat Everything I Grow? - Edible Gardening

A Guest Lecture Series from the May Arboretum Society

Join us for a guest lecture series on gardening in Northern Nevada, where you'll gain valuable insights and uncover the secrets to flourishing gardens in our unique climate from a master gardener. Discover practical tips and techniques that will help you create a thriving garden that can withstand the challenges and embrace the beauty of our region.

Sunday June 2   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

$25 for Public, $20 for MAS Members

Can I Eat Everything I Grow - Edible Gardening?

Garden Lecture Series

We eat plant roots, fruits, leaves, flowers and seeds.  Knowing which edible plants grow in the Truckee Meadows and how to cultivate them sets you on a path to grow your own.  This path can be rewarding and keep you fed throughout the year.  Growing conditions in our short growing season area can be unique, especially with our variable weather, so knowing which plants to start early and which should be started later saves time, money and energy.

About Suzanne Adams

Suzanne has been perfecting the art of plant illustration since 1995 and has been an avid gardener since 1970. This master gardener was selected to create the artwork for the cover of the Walking Tour of Idlewild Park and her artwork has been seen in several local galleries. She has been teaching plant illustration and gardening courses since 1980. Suzanne was awarded TMCC Continuing Education Instructor of the Year 2009 and was nominated for an award with the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development.

Come Join Us!

Ranch House at Wilbur D. May Arboretum
1595 N. Virginia