Northwest NEWS

February 28, 2000

Home & Garden

Bees, bugs, Bonsais, and veggies at Molbak's

   Learn about Orchard Mason bees on Friday, March 3, at 7 p.m.

   Ever feel like your soil is a no-win factor in your yard? An Improving Your Soil seminar is scheduled for Saturday, March 4, at 9 a.m. Arrive early with a soil sample for discussion.

   Bed planning, preparing the soil, and how to maximize your vegetable production will be covered Friday, March 10, at 6 p.m. when Gardening with Vegetables will be offered.

   Joel Reiten of Territorial Seed Company will introduce Cool Season Vegetables on Friday, March 10, at 7:30 p.m.

   Composting 101 is set for Saturday, March 11, at 9 a.m. Learn how to turn your yard and food waste into nutrient-filled compost.

   The many varieties of native plants will be covered on Friday, March 17, at 7 p.m.

   Had it with moles? Learn how to control these pests when the Mole Patrol meets Saturday, March 18, at 9 a.m.

   Learn which earth-friendly bugs can help you in the garden when Bugs You Can Love is presented on Friday, March 24, at 7 p.m.

   Trouble-Free Plants and Disease Control will be the topic of a seminar presented by extension agent Mary Robson on Saturday, March 25, at 9 a.m.

   King County Master Recycler-Composters will be available Saturdays, March 11 and 25, from 10 a.m. to noon.

   Washington Native Plant Society members will answer questions on Saturday, March 18, and Sunday, March 19, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the nursery department.

   Learn about designing early spring containers at a demonstration to be held Sundays, March 5 and 12, at 1 :30 a.m. in the garden plants department

   Basic Indoor Bonsai Care will be presented on Sunday, March 19, at 11:30 a.m. in the indoor plants department.

   The Molbak's Woodinville store is located at 13625 NE 175th. For information, call (425) 483-5000.