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Gardening Events

Garden Show

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015 Myrtle Creek Botanical Gardens, 2940 Reche Rd Fallbrook CA 92028

Winter Orchid Show & Sale

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015 Balboa Park, Casa Del Prado (Room 101) 1549 El Prado, San Diego, CA

San Diego County Orchid Society Presents: 'Around The World With Orchids'

Friday, March 27, 2015 Scottish Rite Event Center, 1895 Camino Del Rio South, San Diego, CA 92108

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Tips For Winter Gardening In California

Dec. 17
Midday Edition
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All of this rain reminded us that we are approaching the time of year when it is best to plant native species.

San Diegans Offered Ways To Save Water By Remaking Their Yards

June 19
Midday Edition
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The San Diego County Water Authority, which is launching free classes to help people make water-wise yard makeovers, joins garden expert Nan Sterman to offer tips.

San Diego Gardening During Drought Conditions

Jan. 23
Midday Edition
Evening Edition
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A winter without rain is becoming a challenge for San Diego gardeners. Nan Sterman of KPBS-TV's "A Growing Passion" has some advice to use less water but keep your plants growing.

Fall Gardening Tips For San Diego

Oct. 28
Midday Edition
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Fall Is the best time to plant in San Diego. Gardening expert Nan Sterman will explain what to plant now in your fall garden.

New KPBS Television Shows Explore San Diego

April 29
Midday Edition
Evening Edition
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KPBS Television is helping audiences explore San Diego with two new shows hosted by two longtime KPBS favorites. Garden designer, author and botanist, Nan Sterman, is the host of the new KPBS series, "A Growing Passion." Cook, author and restaurant owner, Su-Mei Yu hosts "Savor San Diego." Both shows premiere this Thursday.

Live Chat: Hot Weather And Lawn Care

Aug. 14
Midday Edition
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Gardening expert Nan Sterman joins us to talk water conservation and keeping your lawn green. Plus, Nan will address all your gardening questions in a live chat after Midday Edition from 1-2 p.m.

Horticultural Therapy And Floral Design

June 11
Midday Edition
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Isari Flower Studio and Event Design does weddings and centerpieces for business meetings but it also offers classes in Culinary Bouquets and preaches the benefits of horticultural therapy.

Isari Flower Studio Does More Than Weddings

June 8
Evening Edition
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Isari Flower Studio and Event Design does the typical things you expect from a florist -- like bouquets and centerpieces -- but it also offers classes in floral design and promotes working with flowers as horticultural therapy.

Step Into Spring Gardening By Starting Seeds

March 6
Midday Edition
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Spring gardening tips from garden expert Nan Sterman, followed by a live chat at 1 p.m.

Expert Offers Winter Gardening Tips

Dec. 2
Midday Edition
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Gardening expert Nan Sterman joins Midday Edition with winter gardening tips, and answers readers' questions.

Planning A Fall Garden - Challenges And Rewards

Sept. 12
Midday Edition
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Fall is one of the best seasons for the San Diego gardener - but it can also be the most challenging.

Urban Gardening Program Helps Juvenile Offenders Uproot Their LIves

July 8
Sasha Doppelt

A group of young inner-city offenders graduated today from an urban-gardening program that teaches them life skills.

Berry Farm In a Blimp

June 22
By Peggy Pico, Katie Schoolov
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A San Diego farmer invents a new way to grow "uber-organic" strawberries.

Garden Project Allows Crawford Students To Grow

June 14
By Megan Burke and Brian Meyers, Media Arts Center of San Diego

Students from San Diego's Crawford High School are cultivating healthier food choices and learning about different cultures.

Do's And Don'ts For Your Summer Vegetable Garden

June 13
Midday Edition

Garden expert Nan Sterman talks about summer vegetable gardening. What works in other parts of the country doesn't always work in San Diego gardens. Find out how to plant and nuture your favorite vegetables.

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