Firewise Landscaping at Lost Dutchman

Lost Dutchman State Park

February 17, 2023   1 p.m.

Lead presenter - Petra Kapush, Superstition Mountain Master Gardener

This Superstition Mountain Master Gardeners' presentation introduces COOL ways that the home gardener/landscaper can implement Firewise landscaping techniques. The following topics will be included in the presentation:

            • Creating a defensible space 

            • Cultivating plants and trees that are Firewise

            • Firewise landscape design techniques and checklist

            • Using a variety of Firewise plants 

            • Executing regular maintenance of vegetation 

            • Climate change and wildfire impacts in the Southwest

Meet at Palo Verde. Event is weather permitting.