Naturescaping Basics

Date: Sat, Oct. 26
Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: St. Aidan’s Episcopal Church (Hosted by SRBWC)
Address: 17405 NE Glisan St, Portland, 97230

Learn to Naturescape! “Naturescaping” is the practice of designing (or redesigning) your landscape so that it reduces water use and decreases storm-water runoff while saving you time, money and energy. This introductory workshop introduces the core concepts of naturescaping, and also explores:

  • pollution prevention through the reduction/elimination of chemical use
  • how native plants naturally resist pests & tolerate drought conditions while attracting native birds, butterflies and other beneficial pollinators to your garden
  • basic site planning principals, and many other great natural gardening & design tips

Even if you decide to enlist the help of a contractor, you’ll have the framework to make decisions and effectively communicate the vision you have for your yard. Class will visit a nearby naturescaped project to see design principles in action. You’ll receive a comprehensive workbook to help you get started.

Important Note(s): ADA parking and seating will be available. 

Spaces Available: 7 (of 45 max)

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Category: Naturescaping & Site Planning

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