Get Gardening Tips For Native Plants At Cinco Ranch Branch Library Program               

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present a program for backyard gardeners on “Maintaining the Garden” on Thursday, November 14, from 7:00 to 8:00 pm, in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy

Fort Bend County Master Gardener Tricia Bradbury will share tips on gardening with native plants that do well in the area. She will also offer recommendations for making gardening less labor-intensive.

Clubs. She is also a member of the Coastal Prairie Chapter of the Texas Master Naturalists, the Houston chapter of the Native Plant Society of Texas, and Keep Sugar Land Beautiful. Her backyard is certified as a Texas Parks & Wildlife Wildscape, a National Wildlife Federation Backyard Habitat, and a Monarch Watch Waystation Site. Her garden has been featured several times on the Sugar Land Garden Club’s spring garden tour and on the Fort Bend County Master Gardeners’ fall garden tour.

The program is free and open to the public. For more information, see the Fort Bend County Libraries website (, or call the Cinco Ranch Branch Library (281-395-1311) or the library system’s Communications Office (281-633-4734).