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Hillsborough County garden notes

Organic Gardening in Central Florida: Herbalist Willow LaMonte will talk about organic gardening tips from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday at Sweetwater Organic Community Farm, 6942 W Comanche Ave. The cost is a suggested donation of $10 to $15. Call (813) 625-5550.

Master gardener workshops:

• Al Latina will talk about "To Prune, or Not to Prune?" at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the Lutz Library, 101 Lutz-Lake Fern Road. Call (813) 264-3827.

• Jimmy Lee will talk about "Fruit and Nut Trees" at 7 p.m. Monday at the Bruton Memorial Library, 302 W McClendon St, Plant City. Call (813) 757-9215.

• Lesley Fleming will talk about "Florida-Friendly Yards" at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the New Tampa Library, 10001 Cross Creek Blvd. Call (813) 273-3652.

• Loretta Clements will talk about herbs at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Seffner-Mango Library, 410 N Kingsway Road, Seffner. Call (813) 273-3652.

• Eileen Hart will talk about camellias at libraries in North Tampa and Ruskin. The talk is at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Jimmie B. Keel Library, 2902 W Bearss Ave.; call (813) 273-3652. At 7 p.m. Wednesday, the talk is at the Southshore Regional Library, 15816 Beth Shields Way, Ruskin; call (813) 273-3652.

• Pat O'Shea will talk about "The Lazy Gardener" at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Upper Tampa Bay Library, 11211 Countryway Blvd. Call (813) 273-3652.

• John Gibson will talk about "Vegetable Gardening" at noon Thursday at the Jan Platt Regional Library, 3910 S Manhattan Ave. Call (813) 273-3652.

• Kim Friedland will talk about "Exterior Decorating: Gardening with Style" at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Town 'N Country Regional Library, 7606 Paula Drive. Call (813) 273-3652.

Hillsborough County garden notes 01/07/10 [Last modified: Wednesday, January 6, 2010 6:02pm]
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