• HOUSEPLANTS: CARE, TIPS & MORE
Where: Green Acres Nursery & Supply, 8501 Jackson Highway, Sacramento; 901 Galleria Blvd., Roseville; and 205 Serpa Way, Folsom
When: 10 a.m. today
At these free workshops learn about planting and watering techniques, when to re-pot, proper feeding and pest prevention, and which houseplants are easiest to grow.
• TREE PRUNING WORKSHOP
Where: Southgate Library, 6132 66th Ave., Sacramento
When: 1 p.m. today
Details: www.sactree.com, (916)924-8733
Learn how to help your trees be their best. Various pruning tools and techniques will be explored during this indoor workshop presented by the Sacramento Tree Foundation. If weather permits, the discussion will move outdoors with walkabouts to view trees surrounding the library.
• FALL COLOR IN THE ROSE GARDEN
Where: Historic City Cemetery, 1000 Broadway, Sacramento
When: 10 a.m. today; rain cancels
Details: www.oldcitycemetery.com, (916)448-0811
Tour the garden’s world-renowned collection of old and rare garden roses, many of which offer unusual, eye-catching hips.
– Debbie Arrington