Edible Landscape - Rescheduled

Thursday, April 16, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Buckeye Room (OSUE Greene County)
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Trevor Corboy
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This program will be done online, a link to the Zoom meeting will be emailed to all registrants.

Register at: go.osu.edu/ediblelandscape

Fruits, vegetables and edible flowers can all be incorporated into the home landscape.Fruit trees can be trained into an espalier.Grapevines can be trained into an arbor.Blackberry bushes can be planted as a hedge.Strawberry plants can be used a groundcover.Many vegetables have attractive colors.Numerous herbs look and smell great!Some of the flowers had edible parts.Edible landscaping is a way to tie them all together. Please join Dr. Gary Gao for an informative presentation how to add fruits, vegetables, culinary herbs and edible flowers into your home landscape so you can get your steps in and enjoy your wholesome harvest!

Dr. Gary Gao is a professor and an extension specialist with OSU Extension and South Centers.He is the editor and a coauthor of the award winning “Midwest Home Fruit Production Guide.”He received his Ph.D. and Master’s from The Ohio State university.He also authored many of OSU Extension factsheets.Dr. Gao has been working for OSU Extension since 1994.He also contributes to American Fruit Grower magazine on a regular basis.