Presentation on theme: "Susan J. Henson, Horticulturist Parks and Recreation Department"— Presentation transcript:
1 Susan J. Henson, Horticulturist Parks and Recreation Department GOING NATIVEPresented bySusan J. Henson, HorticulturistCity of Grand PrairieParks and Recreation Department,
2 Success is dependent on: Planning the landscapeProper soil preparationCorrect plant selectionProper spacing and plantingAppropriate maintenanceFollow these simple steps and you too can have a Native or Everlasting landscape!
3 Steps to a Great Native Garden Proper plant selectionMature sizeColorRequirementsLightWaterSoil
4 Proper Plant Selection Disease or Pest problemsMaintenance RequirementsBed PreparationSoil TestSoil AmendmentsNutrientsMulch