Keep plants happy in a drought

Keep plants happy in a drought.
Updated 15 hours ago Learn how to keep plants happy in a drought It’s hard to imagine drought conditions right now, but gardeners know that the past few summers have been fairly dry and have taken a toll on trees, shrubs and gardens.
Becky Griffith, owner of Shadowwood Gardens in Latrobe, will discuss how to keep plants happy during drought conditions at 6:30 p.m. April 20 at West Overton Village and Museums in Scottdale, as part of its Garden Talk series.
The event will be in the Overholt Room in the lower level of the Distillery Museum.
Admission is $5 and can be paid at the door or online at
Details: 724-887-7910 Preservation resource center offers workshops The Landmarks Preservation Resource Center in Wilkinsburg has several upcoming workshops.
Cost is $10 per session.
Recycling events set The Pennsylvania Resources Council has scheduled its hard-to-recycle and household chemicals collections for the year.
The household chemical collection begins May 6 at North Park in Allegheny County.
The hard-to-recycle collection schedule includes: May 13 (Galleria at Pittsburgh Mills, Frazer, Allegheny County); June 24 (Quaker Valley High School, Leetsdale, Allegheny County); July 29 (La Roche College, McCandless, Allegheny County); Aug. 12 (Century III Mall, West Mifflin, Allegheny County); and Oct. 7 (Settlers Cabin Park, Allegheny County).

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