Landscaping with Native Species of WNY

Date(s) - Tuesday, May 21, 2019
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Dudley Branch Library


“Landscaping with Native Species of WNY” will be presented by Ken Parker of PUSH Buffalo from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 21 at Dudley Branch Library, 2010 South Park Ave., Buffalo.

Work with nature and discover the benefits of sustainable landscape techniques using local hardy native species. This presentation provides ecologically sound solutions for homeowners that include an introduction to our regional Western New York State flora. Native plants for clay, dry soils, wet sites and shady gardens are discussed in this presentation from a leading industry expert.

· Identify WNY State native species for landscape use
· Highlight horticultural value; height, bloom time, fall color, winter structure
· Overview of native trees, shrubs, perennials & grasses illustrated
· Site selection and recommended appropriate species
· Overview of native plants for clay, dry soils, wet sites and shade areas