Shangri La Botanical Gardens & Nature Center

Gardener’s Guide Series

Join us on the first Thursday of March, April, May, and June for a lecture-style program designed to familiarize yourself with the ins and outs of gardening basics. You will learn something new with each program!

No reservation is required.  You will meet your Shangri La Gardens guide at the front entrance. The program begins promptly at 10 a.m., and will last around an hour.  Please dress appropriately for an outside program. For questions please call 409-670-9113.

Upcoming Programs

Can you tell the difference between harmful pests and beneficial insects in your garden? Join us for a crash course in pest identification, and for tips on how to control them.

Put your kitchen and yard waste to work by composting it! Join us to learn the basics of starting your own compost pile, and how to use it in your garden.

With so many types of mulch available, how do you pick the right mulch for your plants? Join us learn about the different mulches and the best practices for applying mulch to your plants.

Are you interested in attracting fluttery friends into your outside space? Join us to learn the steps towards creating a successful butterfly habitat in your garden! You will learn about how to site the garden, butterfly plant needs, and more.