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Series: Gardening for Wildlife (ONLINE)

August 7 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until August 7, 2022

$80
Many birds, such as this house finch (Haemorhous mexicanus), are drawn to post-bloom common sunflowers (Helianthus annuus) for food.
Many birds, such as this house finch (Haemorhous mexicanus), are drawn to post-bloom common sunflowers (Helianthus annuus) for food.

Learn how to use native plants to support robust ecosystems and provide habitats for birds, butterflies, bees and more in your garden. In this four-part series, discover how ground cover, water features and lighting affect livability for wildlife.

This is a four-part series which will take place on Sundays, July 17 – August 7, 2 – 4 p.m. via Zoom.

All levels of gardeners welcome. No prior experience necessary.

This class will take place online via Zoom. Registrants will receive an email with the link for the Zoom meeting prior to the event. Make sure you have Zoom installed and set up to participate.

Register

$80 per person for the 4-part series
Members receive a discount on registration. Learn more about membership here.

Ryan Fleming

Instructor

Ryan Fleming is an ecological landscape designer and consultant who has been working with native plants for over thirty years. Ryan specializes in native plant designs focused on wildlife habitats including pollinators, birds and other native wildlife. A passionate teacher, with a strong educational background in biology with a concentration on native wildlife and ecology, Ryan volunteers with local environmental entities, and has served as a member of the City of Austin Urban Forestry Board for 8 years.

Details

Date:
August 7
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
$80
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Venue

Wildflower Center
4801 La Crosse Ave.
Austin, TX 78739 United States

Organizer

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Education
Phone:
512.232.0177
Email:
education@wildflower.org