Thursday, July 19, 2012
HOW TO GET MORE WILD BIRDS INTO YOUR GARDEN
MEET THE BIRD GUY—Gentle Ben Zlotnick is no fly-by-night. This San Diego native is the real deal** when it comes to back yard birding environments and best options to attract a variety of wild birds. His next free seminar on specific plants, location of feeders, types of feeders and foods that attract and keep birds returning to your yard will be at Walter Andersen’s Nursery in Poway, July 21 from 10 am to 12 pm.
Ben, who operates Old Ben’s Workshop will be on hand to answer questions, help select the proper feeder, or talk about birding accessories all made by him and sold in Walter Andersen stores.
Lecture attendees will be offered three in-store specials:
Buy 1 Niger Seed packet get one FREE
Buy 2 Finch Socks get one FREE
Buy 1 Get One Free Humming Bird or Oriole Food.
Ben’s lecture at 12755 Danielson Court in Poway will begin after Walter Andersen’s Poway store’s regularly scheduled garden class at 9:30 am. Ask nursery staff for a schedule of garden class topics and dates.
** Benjamin Zlotnick
. San Diego Native
. College major in Ornamental Horticulture
. 42 years experience in retail management and banking
. Member of National Wildlife Federation, Ducks Unlimited, Audubon Society,World Wildlife Fund, and Environmental Defense Fund.
. Interest include wild birds, landscaping/gardening, and woodworking.
Contact Old Ben's Workshop:
PO Box 421505, San Diego, Ca 92142-1505
Contact Walter Andersen:
Walter Andersen Nursery was founded in 1928 by Walter Andersen Sr. It continues to be family owned and operated today.
Walter Andersen Poway Nursery
12755 Danielson Court, Poway CA 92064
3642 Enterprise Street, San Diego, CA 92110
Walter Andersen now to garden video’s on You Tube: