Gardening events in the Houston area

By By Kathy Huber Gardening events in the Houston area

Workshops focus on landscape design, the use of hardscapes, water features in the landscape and sustainable design practices.

Christmas Open House: 3-7 p.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-351-8851, arborgate.com.

Christmas Crafts Using Natural Materials: noon–2 p.m. at Mercer Botanic Gardens, 22306 Aldine Westfield; register at 713-274-4160, hcp4.net/community/parks/mercer.

Growing Tomatoes from Seed, Part 1 of 3: with Master Gardener Ira Gervais. 9-11:30 a.m. at the Galveston County AgriLife Extension Service, 4102 Main, La Marque; 281-534-3413, reservations galv@wt.net, aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/galveston.

Open Garden Day: with Harris County Master Gardeners at Precinct 2.

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Garden calendar: Nov. 14-21

By By Kathy Huber Native Prairie Plant-a-Thon: habitat restoration. 8:30 a.m.-noon at Sheldon Lake State Park and Environmental Learning Center, 14240 Garrett Road; 281-456-2800, prairiepartner.org.

Three free class; herb plants, blends, jellies, crafts, books, garden supplies for sale. herbsociety-stu.org.

Putting Down Roots: restoration project sponsored by the Katy Prairie Conservancy. 9 a.m.-noon at Indiangrass Preserve, 31950 Hebert Road, Waller;

Edible Landscapes: sponsored by Urban Harvest. 9-11 a.m. at the Houston Museum of Natural Science, Moran Hall, 5555 Hermann Park Drive; 713-880-5540, urbanharvest.org. $35 members. $45 nonmembers.

Pruning and Preparing Fruiting Trees and Vines for Winter: with Bill Adams. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-351-8851, arborgate.com.

Herbs in the Garden: with Master Gardener Cindy Croft. 1-3 p.m. at the Galveston County AgriLife Extension Service, 4102 Main, La Marque; 281-534-3413, reservations galv@wt.net, aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/galveston.

Coastal Ferns of Peru – Xeric Environment: with Blanca Leon of the University of Texas and the Museo de Historia Natural, Peru.

Peckerwood Garden Open Day: guided tours about every 30 minutes 10 a.m.-3 p.m., plant sale 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Peckerwood Garden, 20559 FM 359, Hempstead; 979-826-3232, tour reservations at peckerwoodgarden.org.

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