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Garlic & Fall Planting

August 2, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Garden Lecture: Garlic & Fall Planting
Martha Swiss
Garden Writer & Designer
Tuesday, August 2, 2016
6:00 to 7:30 p.m.

Landmarks Preservation Resource Center
744 Rebecca Avenue, Wilkinsburg, PA 15221

Love garlic? It’s surprisingly simple to grow! This talk will cover everything you need to know to successfully grow this useful crop: fall planting, what to expect in the spring, harvesting, curing, storing, and using your bounty. Different garlic varieties are covered and recipes are provided.

About the Presenter: Martha Swiss is a garden writer, designer, and speaker. She is a regular contributor to Pennsylvania Gardener magazine and the publications editor for the Pittsburgh Botanic Garden. Her articles have also appeared in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and Fine Gardening. She is a graduate of Chatham University’s landscape design program and a Penn State master gardener.

This lecture is free to PHLF Members. Click here for more information about PHLF membership and please join!

Non-members: $5

RSVPs are appreciated. Contact Mary Lu Denny at 412-471-5808 ext. 527



August 2, 2016
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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Landmarks Preservation Resource Center
744 Rebecca Avenue
Wilkinsburg, 15221 United States
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Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation

100 West Station Square Drive, Suite 450

Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Phone: 412-471-5808  |  Fax: 412-471-1633