Learn how to attract pollinators to your garden
Spectrum Generations’ Coastal Community Center at 521 Main Street, Damariscotta, will be hosting a companion planting workshop led by master gardener Jean Vose on Thursday, March 9, from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Program participants will learn how to plant different crops in proximity for pest control, pollination, creating a beneficial habitat, and improved garden productivity. They will also be given a list of new plant combinations to investigate and other related informational handouts.
Suggested donation is $5. For more information or to register, contact the Coastal Community Center at 207.563.1363.
Jean Vose is a master gardener from the Knox and Lincoln Counties Extension Association, with over 30 years of gardening experience who will lead the workshop and share information about her favorite companion plants for home-scale vegetable production as well as recommendations from the books Companion Planting for the Kitchen Gardener and Rodale’s Successful Organic Gardening® Companion Planting.