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Seven Sins of Garden Design (And How to Easily Fix Them)

After decades of meeting with frustrated gardeners, landscape designer Rebecca Sweet has broken down the primary causes of headaches into seven main categories. Mistakes such as Tiny Gardens-Tiny Plants, Clashing Color Combos, and One-of-Everything (to name just a few) can often derail the best of intentions. Using photos and solutions that are inspiring, informative, and easy to put into practice, you’ll soon be on your way to a glorious garden. Discover which of the 7 Sins you might have committed, and how to remedy

Location: All Seminars are FREE with your admission and will be held in the Pat O’Brian Hall them.

Rebecca Sweet—Designer, Harmony in the Garden and author, Refresh Your Garden Design and co-author, Garden Up!

Rebecca Sweet is a garden designer with her design firm Harmony In The Garden, located in Northern California. Her gardens have been featured in Sunset, Fine Gardening, Horticulture and Women’s Day as well as featured on the critically acclaimed PBS series Growing a Greener World. In addition, she has been a radio guest on GardenLife and Martha Stewart Living. Rebecca is also the author of the best-selling Refresh Your Garden Design with Color, Texture &  Form, co-author of Garden Up! Smart Vertical Gardening for Small and Large Spaces and regularly shares garden design strategies in her popular blog
Gossip in the Garden.

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Oct 22 2021


12:00 pm


Pat O'Brian Hall
Rebecca Sweet


Rebecca Sweet

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