Free vertical garden workshop Saturday

A free Vertical Gardening program is set from 9:30-10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Jefferson County ISU Extension office.

The workshop is open to the public.

Don Walton, a vertical gardening expert, will share techniques and best practices for a vertical garden this spring. Vertical gardening is a way to grow a variety of plants even if there is not much space in a garden.

For information, contact Colleen Matson, the Jefferson County Iowa State University Extension and Outreach office assistant, by emailing or calling 472-4166. Information also is available at