Companion Planting and Integrated Pest Management in Edible Gardening - RC Speakers Series
Date: July 14, 2018
Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Contact: Master Gardeners San Mateo & San Francisco Co
Sponsor: Master Gardeners San Mateo/San Francisco Co.
This class is free but pre-registration is required. Seating is limited.
Presenter UC Master Gardener Shilpa Thanawala: A San Carlos-based UC Master Gardener, Shilpa enjoys growing herbs, fruit trees, and vegetables to use for cooking and baking. Her small home garden contains more than 30 varieties of fruit trees, canes, and shrubs, a large herb garden, and many varieties of annual and perennial vegetables. She grows new and uncommon varieties from seed whenever possible and is always excited to share experiences and plants with both new and expert gardeners. A San Francisco native, Shilpa has a deep appreciation for the Bay Area’s unique microclimates and ecology, and is passionate about sustainable and environmentally beneficial approaches to gardening.