Dallas Water Utilities Conservation, the City of Dallas Stormwater Management, and Mountain View College are hosting free seminars on Water-Wise landscaping and plant selection Saturday, September 21st, at Mountain View College.
Landscape designer and author Bonnie Reese will be the speaker at both sessions. Ms. Reese has more than 20 years experience designing, installing and maintaining landscapes in North Texas and is the owner of her own landscape design and consulting company - Beautiful Landscapes. Attendees at each session will receive a copy of Bonnie’s book, “Common-Sense Landscaping” (limit one per household).
Water-Wise Landscape Design 101
9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Whether you have a new landscape or plan to update an existing area, it is critical to begin with a good design. This program teaches the principles of landscape design with an emphasis on how to create a beautiful landscape that will save resources - natural and financial!
Fantastic Plants for North Texas
1:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Using colorful photographs, Bonnie demonstrates the natural beauty of native and adapted plants that thrive in the North Texas region. Learn when, where and how to plant each of the recommended plants, their size and height at maturity, seasonal color, texture and more. This program provides information on trees, shrubs, vines, perennials, groundcovers and turf grasses.
Saturday, September 21st
Mountain View College, Performance Hall (Building E), 4849 W. Illinois Avenue, Dallas 75211
Space is limited, please register online at SaveDallasWater.com or by calling (214) 670-3155.
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