Ron Spendal will show attendees to how to clean their mason bee nests and cocoons with the sand cleaning process. Bring nests and/or cocoons to be cleaned . ◊ In the Garden Series ◊ Demonstration Garden at the Washington County Fair Complex ◊ NE 28th Ave, Hillsboro, OR 97124 Map Go west on Cornell Road after the main entrance, turn left onto NE 25th, and make a sharp left turn onto NE 28th. Enter the fairgrounds at the Fairplex Clover Leaf entrance. The Garden is on the left. Free event, no registration needed, free parking.
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Monica Maggio of Core Home Fruit and the Home Orchard Society will go over the best fruit-tree cultivars for Pacific Northwest gardens. First Baptist Church, 5755 SW Erickson Ave. in Beaverton.
This is a serious, educational, informational talk about insect behavior that only Gail Langellotto — associate professor of horticulture at Oregon State University and state program leader of the Oregon Master Gardener Program — can deliver with a straight face. Be prepared to have some good laughs and learn how misogynistic male bed bugs can be.
* Class is approved for MG Education Credit