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Free presentation at the unH2O Xeriscape Garden

Kelowna Capital News – June 6, 2018 I invite you to join me on Thursday, Aug. 2 at 7 p.m. for a free presentation at the unH2O Xeriscape Demonstration Garden, 4075 Gordon Drive in front of the H2O Aquatic Centre.

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Centennial celebration for Summerland Ornamental Gardens

July 12, 2016 – Kelowna Capital News This weekend, there is a big celebration to mark the 100th anniversary of the opening of Summerland Ornamental Gardens. I’m excited to be participating in the celebrations as a tour guide in the

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Learn to be more water-wise, in Kelowna

July 1, 2016 – Kelowna Capital News Are you thinking of making changes so your landscape will be more water-wise? Then I invite you to join me for a free talk about xeriscape/water-wise gardening Thursday, July 7, 7 p.m., at

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Xeriscape – not zero-scape – your yard

Peachland View – July 19, 2013 Yards can be designed to reduce the amount of water – and time – needed for maintenance.

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Local businesses, homeowners and governments join forces to Make Water Work

Penticton, B.C. – The newly xeriscaped yard of Pat and Doug Maxwell was the setting for a garden party today organized by the Okanagan Basin Water Board and its outreach program Okanagan WaterWise, recognizing efforts by local residents of the

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