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Growing in a Drought: Tips for Water-wise Gardeners and Landscapers
The drought is still on, but don't let that deter you from growing food and doing your part to preserve genetic plant heritage this year! OAEC's Garden Manager Doug Gosling shares tricks for water-wise gardening and recommends drought-tolerant plant varieties.
The OAEC Nursery is rapidly expanding its selection of drought-tolerant crops in response to the dire need for water conservation in California.
Join us for our upcoming Spring Plant Sale and bring 100% Organic, heirloom, drought-tolerant plants to your community.
- Or, beat the Plant Sale crowds and come to our Exclusive Member Preview on Friday, April 4th (3-6pm).
- For a $50 annual membership donation, you will get first pick of our seedlings, a 10% discount on your purchase, and our undying gratitude!