Tag: Gardeners Exchange

The Gardeners Exchange: Improving Your Landscaping

Linda Vautrin-Hale The Gardeners Exchange of SaddleBrooke Ranch, in conjunction with the SaddleBrooke/SaddleBrooke Ranch Master Gardeners, presents Improving Your Landscaping with speaker Peter Warren on Thursday, November 16, 1:00 p.m. at MountainView Clubhouse in the West Ballroom. Peter is currently the owner of Garden Sage Consulting LLC. He is an entomologist and certified arborist specializing in…

Gardeners Exchange

The Gardeners Exchange of SaddleBrooke Ranch, in conjunction with the SaddleBrooke/SaddleBrooke Ranch Master Gardeners, welcomes Awesome Animal Rescues with speaker Jim Cloer on Thursday, October 19, 1:00 p.m. at MountainView Clubhouse in the West Ballroom. As a retired science teacher, Jim has always had an interest in animals and nature. As a SaddleBrooke resident, he…

Gardeners Exchange

The Gardeners Exchange in conjunction with the SaddleBrooke/SaddleBrooke Ranch Master Gardeners welcomes you to “How Much and How Often-Easy to Understand Concepts of Using Drip Irrigation to Water Plants” with speaker Dr. Stephen Poe on Wednesday, September 20, 2017, at 1:00 p.m. at La Hacienda Club at SaddleBrooke Ranch. Dr. Poe is an Extension Agricultural…

Learn how to “Grow a Rainbow”

The Gardeners Exchange of SaddleBrooke Ranch, in conjunction with the SaddleBrooke/SaddleBrooke Ranch Master Gardeners, welcomes Grow the Rainbow with speaker Deborah North, Pima County Master Gardener, on Wednesday, August 23, 1:00 p.m. at La Hacienda Club at SaddleBrooke Ranch. What do orange fruits and vegetables have that green ones don’t? Deborah North, Pima County Master…

Gardeners Exchange

The Gardeners Exchange of SaddleBrooke Ranch welcomes Dr. Linda Leigh, former Biospherian, Wednesday, June 21 at 1:00 p.m. in La Hacienda Club. How Many Plants Can You Fit in a Biosphere? A must-attend! Biosphere 2 was built to be a materially closed system with all of the plants we would need for 100 years. Why…

Gardeners Exchange

The Gardeners Exchange of SaddleBrooke Ranch welcomes you to a presentation by Dr. Anthony Knight, DVM retired, on Poisonous Plants. The talk will be held on Wednesday, May 24 at 1:00 p.m. at La Hacienda Club, La Mesa Room. Dr. Knight will discuss plants commonly inhabiting our backyards and our households which might be poisonous…

Gardeners Exchange

The Gardeners Exchange of SaddleBrooke Ranch invites you to attend on Wednesday, April 19 at 1:00 p.m., Sarma Spitzer’s program Ethnobotanical Gardening – Past and Present (or FUN with Ethnobotany). The program will be held at La Hacienda Club, La Mesa Room. Learn what Ethnobotany is and how the Native Americans have used available plants…

Gardeners Exchange

The Gardeners Exchange of SaddleBrooke Ranch welcomes Jan Shrader to speak on Echinopsis on Wednesday, March 15 at 1:00 p.m. at La Hacienda Club. Echinopsis is a cold-hardy cactus from South America, with an extraordinary trumpet flower, perfect for growing in the micro-climates of SaddleBrooke and SaddleBrooke Ranch. For years horticulturalists have been hybridizing the…

Gardener’s Exchange

The Gardeners Exchange of SaddleBrooke Ranch welcomes Renee Stevens, Home Depot plant expert, on Wednesday, February 15 at 1:00 p.m. at La Hacienda Club to speak on Garden Pests: the Good, the Bad and the Beneficial. One of Home Depot’s top garden gurus, Renee Stevens will share her secrets for keeping bad pests at bay…

Gardeners Exchange

The Gardeners Exchange of SaddleBrooke Ranch welcomes Susan Billings Brennan to share Secrets of a Successful Spring Vegetable Garden on Wednesday, January 18 at 1:00 p.m. at La Mesa Room, La Hacienda Club, SaddleBrooke Ranch. It’s hot, it’s dry — it’s just different here. Chances are you’ve moved to SaddleBrooke Ranch from a wetter, colder and…