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Welcome to Texas Gardening

Rainbow Gardens Bandera 8516 Bandera Rd, San Antonio, Texas

Welcome to Texas Gardening Are you new to Bexar County? Do you have questions about what will grow and when? Or maybe you’re new to gardening all together? Come join […]

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The Butterfly Landing is at Bandera Location on Saturdays 11-2

Rainbow Gardens Bandera 8516 Bandera Rd, San Antonio, Texas

The Butterfly Landing is at Bandera Location on Saturdays 11-2 Every Saturday 11-2 come visit with Butterfly Expert Laura Jarvis of The Butterfly Landing. She will help you with plant suggestions, answer any questions and offer advice. So come on out to the Pollinator Garden and get some help making your garden a pollinator destination. […]

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Transition to Native Turf: Restoring Our Connection, Saving H2O

Rainbow Gardens Bandera 8516 Bandera Rd, San Antonio, Texas

Transitioning to Native Turf: Restoring Our Connection, Saving Water Join Michelle Gorham of Native American Seed as she presents Transitioning to Native Turf: Restoring Our Connection, Saving Water. If you lost the battle for the perfect American lawn in the hot dry summer of 2023 but still desire that patch of green in which to […]

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Essential Plants for Wildlife and Pollinators

Rainbow Gardens Bandera 8516 Bandera Rd, San Antonio, Texas

Essential Plants for Wildlife and Pollinators, The Keys to the Circle Of Life This class is all about wildlife and how we create gardens and landscapes that draw and support birds, beneficials, bees, butterflies, moths, and all types of wildlife, learning the difference in the plants we choose to plant. Join Laura Jarvis of The […]

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Let’s Talk About Soil, Soil Amendments and Organics!

Rainbow Gardens Bandera 8516 Bandera Rd, San Antonio, Texas

Let’s Talk About Soil, Soil Amendments and Organics! In Bexar County and surrounding areas, we have a number of challenges with our native soils. How would you like to learn about some ways to improve your soil health? Are you curious about soil amendments and what each product can do to help improve your plant’s […]

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Cultivating Figs in the New World

Rainbow Gardens Bandera 8516 Bandera Rd, San Antonio, Texas

Cultivating Figs in the New World Join Figbeard for an inspiring exploration of Figs in the Americas! From their arrival on our continent, to their role in early American life and economy, to their modern cultivation by commercial orchards and home growers. Don't miss this special chance to learn about growing figs and their enduring legacy in our lives! […]

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The Butterfly Landing is at Bandera Location on Saturdays 11-2

Rainbow Gardens Bandera 8516 Bandera Rd, San Antonio, Texas

The Butterfly Landing is at Bandera Location on Saturdays 11-2 Every Saturday 11-2 come visit with Butterfly Expert Laura Jarvis of The Butterfly Landing. She will help you with plant suggestions, answer any questions and offer advice. So come on out to the Pollinator Garden and get some help making your garden a pollinator destination. […]

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Pollinator Gardening Quick Start

Rainbow Gardens Bandera 8516 Bandera Rd, San Antonio, Texas

Pollinator Gardening Quick Start Laura Jarvis (Owner of The Butterfly Landing) will tell us all we need to know to get started and set up our very own Pollinator Gardens. At this seminar, we will be discussing the basics of pollinator gardening. We will discuss plants for Butterflies, Hummingbirds and Bees. We will also be […]

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Resilient Gardening Using Low Water Usage Plants

Rainbow Gardens Bandera 8516 Bandera Rd, San Antonio, Texas

Resilient Gardening Using Low Water Usage Plants Would you like to have plants that survive our Texas summer heat? Let's discuss some low water use plants to create a landscape that is sustainable here during our Texas summers. Xeriscaping (which is "Low-Water" not "No Water") offers a way to have beautiful, livable, landscapes without excess […]

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Mother’s Day Hanging Baskets

Rainbow Gardens Bandera 8516 Bandera Rd, San Antonio, Texas

Mother's Day Hanging Baskets This event is open to anyone! And at a very special low price! Come make Mom a hanging basket for Mother's day. We will have all of the supplies right there for you. Pick your color of hanging basket, pick your combination of flowers, then add your soil and plant! No […]

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The Basics of Landscape Groundcovers

Rainbow Gardens Bandera 8516 Bandera Rd, San Antonio, Texas

The Basics of Landscape Groundcovers In landscaping, the term ground covers usually refers to any one of a group of low-lying plants with a creeping, spreading habit that are used to cover sections of ground while requiring minimal maintenance. Ground covers are an indispensable part of any well designed garden providing colorful flowers and attractive […]

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Society Saturday

Rainbow Gardens Bandera 8516 Bandera Rd, San Antonio, Texas

Society Saturday Have you ever wanted to get involved in a local gardening group? Are you curious about what programs, classes and activities are going on around town in the […]

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Texas Superstars – Perennial Pleasures

Rainbow Gardens Bandera 8516 Bandera Rd, San Antonio, Texas

Texas Superstars - Perennial Pleasures Gardening in Texas can be tough! Texas gardeners need plants that tolerate extremes. Searing summer heat, drought, and winters that can feel like a deep freeze. Thanks to research lead by Texas A&M University researchers and AgriLife Extension horticulturists, we have identified plants that have what it takes to be […]

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Advanced Pollinator Gardening

Rainbow Gardens Bandera 8516 Bandera Rd, San Antonio, Texas

Advanced Pollinator Gardening Do you love pollinators and want to take your garden to the next level? Come learn with Laura Jarvis, owner of the Butterfly Landing, as she tells us about MORE types of Butterflies and the plants they will host on. She’ll also talk about care options for the butterflies and how to […]

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Basic Tree Care

Rainbow Gardens Bandera 8516 Bandera Rd, San Antonio, Texas

Basic Tree Care Shade and ornamental trees are the most valuable plants in your landscape and live the longest. Getting them off to a good start and caring for them properly will extend their lives and provide your landscape with trees that are both functional and beautiful. Join Lynn Cox, Bexar County Master Gardener as she […]

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Prepping Your Plants for Summer Success with David Rodriguez

Rainbow Gardens Bandera 8516 Bandera Rd, San Antonio, Texas

Prepping Your Plants for Summer Success with David Rodriguez We are in for a TREAT!!!! Our Bexar County Master Gardener Local Extension Horticulturist (and local garden expert and personality), David Rodriguez, will be at Rainbow Gardens on Bandera to discuss strategies we can implement to have the best growing season yet! David will go over […]

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The Butterfly Landing is at Bandera Location on Saturdays 11-2

Rainbow Gardens Bandera 8516 Bandera Rd, San Antonio, Texas

The Butterfly Landing is at Bandera Location on Saturdays 11-2 Every Saturday 11-2 come visit with Butterfly Expert Laura Jarvis of The Butterfly Landing. She will help you with plant suggestions, answer any questions and offer advice. So come on out to the Pollinator Garden and get some help making your garden a pollinator destination. […]

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Pollinator Gardening With Texas Natives

Rainbow Gardens Bandera 8516 Bandera Rd, San Antonio, Texas

Pollinator Gardening With Texas Natives Join Laura Jarvis, Owner of The Butterfly Landing, to learn about native plants that can be grown in your own yard to attract and support local pollinators. This seminar will cover the importance of native plants in an ecosystem, the best native plants for pollinators, and how to best grow […]

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Attracting Birds and Pollinators to your Space

Rainbow Gardens Bandera 8516 Bandera Rd, San Antonio, Texas

Attracting Birds and Pollinators to your Space Interested in learning how to attract birds and pollinators to your space? There is so much you can do to welcome these magnificent creatures and improve your land overall as a wildlife habitat. We have the tips you need to create a backyard birding and pollinator paradise!  It can be […]

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Gardening for Bats

Rainbow Gardens Bandera 8516 Bandera Rd, San Antonio, Texas

Gardening for Bats You’ve heard for gardening for pollinators and birds, but did you know that you can support your local bats right in your own backyard? Join Bat Conservation International’s Erin Cord as she talks about all things bats. You will learn a little about bat biology, why bats are important, threats to our […]

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