Learn how to identify and remedy environmental plant stress to keep one’s garden growing at the next Green Thumb Education Series presentation.
Join Washington State University’s Dr. Linda Chalker-Scott for “Diagnosing Environmental Stress,” noon, Thursday, March 23, in the commissioners’ room at the Clallam County Courthouse, 223 E. Fourth St., Port Angeles, or online.
Chalker-Scott discusses how to identify and rectify plant stress because of a lack of water or excess salt in the soil, in addition to compacted, wet and improperly prepared soils.
Join the Zoom at tinyurl.com/SEQgtstress (meeting ID 936 2989 8830, passcode 676224), or join by phone by calling 253-215-8782. Chalker-Scott has a Ph.D. in horticulture from Oregon State University and is a certified arborist. She is WSU Extension’s urban horticulturist and a professor in the Department of Horticulture and holds two affiliate associate professor positions at University of Washington.
She conducts research in applied plant and soil sciences, publishing the results in scientific articles and university Extension fact sheets. Chalker-Scott is also the editor of “Western Arborist” magazine and is the is the award-winning author of five books.
For more information, call 360-565-2679.