Venice Farmers Market offers food for thought
SUN PHOTO BY KIM COOLIt was standing room only at a seminar on edible landscaping held Oct. 26 at the Venice Farmers Market.
SUN PHOTO BY KIM COOLMaster Gardeners Frank Saracino, left, and Bob Burtwell represented the Sarasota County Extension Service in its booth at the Venice Farmers market on Oct. 26.
SUN PHOTO BY KIM COOLOne of three seminars on edible landscaping presented by Robert A. Kluson, Ph.D. Oct. 26 at the Venice Farmers Market.
SUN PHOTO BY KIM COOLVanilla beans growing at the Edison-Ford Winter Estates in Fort Myers.
SUN PHOTO BY KIM COOLHot chili peppers as offered for sale by a vendor at the Venice Farmers Market.
SUN PHOTO BY KIM COOLBanana trees and bananas come in a variety of sizes and colors that can provide food and a tropical look to a home garden.
SUN PHOTO BY KIM COOLRobert A Kluson, Ph.D., presented a seminar on edible landscaping at the Venice Farmer's Market.
By KIM COOL
Native friendly plants are water and labor savers.
Many also can be food sources and even landscape enhancers.