Edible Landscaping talk Jan. 22

Jan 04, 2019
Aaron Parker, who will speak Jan. 22 at Belfast Free Library about growing an edible landscape.

Belfast — Learn how to convert your yard to an edible oasis at an introductory talk on edible landscaping Tuesday, Jan. 22, at 6:30 p.m.

Aaron Parker, proprietor of Edgewood Nursery in Falmouth, which specializes in unusual edible and medicinal plants, will present the first of three winter programs jointly sponsored by Belfast Garden Club and Belfast Free Library, held in the library’s Abbott Room at 106 High St.

Parker will describe a selection of edible plants backyard growers can choose to grow in this region. In addition to running his nursery, Parker leads numerous classes and workshops on topics related to sustainable and regenerative agriculture.

He also works as a landscaper and a volunteer coordinator of Mt. Joy Orchard, which grows fruit for the community on Portland’s Munjoy Hill.

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