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Fresh Ways with Balcony Gardens

Seedy Saturday

2021-03-05 14:00:00 2021-03-05 15:00:00 America/New_York Fresh Ways with Balcony Gardens Create your own edible oasis with these tips for growing food and herbs in balconies, rooftops and small spaces with Lara Lucretia Mrosovsky. Online

Friday, March 05
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2021-03-05 14:00:00 2021-03-05 15:00:00 America/New_York Fresh Ways with Balcony Gardens Create your own edible oasis with these tips for growing food and herbs in balconies, rooftops and small spaces with Lara Lucretia Mrosovsky. Online

Create your own edible oasis with these tips for growing food and herbs in balconies, rooftops and small spaces with Lara Lucretia Mrosovsky.

Watch, Get Gardening and Learn Together @ BPL Program Portal

This session covers getting started and troubleshooting for home-grown (and organic!) container gardens. It helps you adapt your gardening experience to growing in containers or other unlikely places, with a focus on using affordable and recycled supplies. Suitable for beginners or more established growers. With this gardening insight, you'll WANT to stay at home!

Watch: At the request of the speaker, this presentation is available only during the scheduled time.

Learn: Seeds of Diversity Canada

Join: BPL's Seedy Saturday

Visit: BPL's Seed Library to borrow and donate seeds for your garden or indoor plants

Lara Lucretia Mrosovsky
Lara is a professional gardener who has been teaching and learning about growing food in small spaces since 2003. Her speciality is containers and rooftop gardens. Lara’s first self-published book, An Illustrated Guide to Growing Food on Your Balcony sold over 12,000 copies. Her recent book Grow Without A Garden: 101 Plants for Containers is a comprehensive reference for urban growers. For 9 years she coordinated the first intensive green roof atop a Community Health Centre in Ontario, where she established productive food gardens and award-winning community programs. Lara is also a visual artist who works in illustration and printmaking. Community engagement is central to both her gardening and her art practice. Lara co-founded Miinikaan Innovation & Design (www.miinikaan.com) in 2019.

This program is in partnership with Seeds of Diversity Canada.

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