Brown-bag series on "all things green" sponsored by the Nebraska Statewide Arboretum, UNL Department of Agronomy/Horticulture, UNL Garden Friends and Friends of Maxwell Arboretum. These presentations will be held the first Thursday of every month at noon and again at 5:30.  Feel free to bring your lunch or dinner and ideas or questions.

July 10 at Morrill Hall, “Waterwise Landcapes.”  Presentation on waterwise plants and design at UNL Morrill Hall at noon and again at 5:30 p.m. Community Landscape Specialist Christina Hoyt has designed waterwise projects all across Nebraska. This presentation will be aimed at helping homeowners create and manage more efficient and resilient landscapes.

August 7 at Morrill Hall, “Trees and Shrubs that Survive the Heat”

September 4 in Keim Hall Room 150, “Fascinating Insects in the Landscape”

Oct. 2 “How and Why of Fall Color”

Nov. 6 “Beyond Apples: The Edible Landscape”

Dec. 4 “Holiday Decorating & the Winter Landscape”

For more information, call 402-472-2971 or email