Don't overlook free material to improve your soil. Leaves are abundant, the price is right and they are generally weed-free. Pick up all you can to work them into your soil.

Red Butte Garden is holding a holiday floral arranging workshop on Nov. 17, 10 a.m.-noon. This lecture and demonstration will give you the tools to turn your next bouquet into a work of art. Cost is $45 for members, $55 for nonmembers. To register, call 581-8454 or log on to

Wasatch Community Gardens is raising funds to save the 400 East garden from development. The purchase of the property at 553 S. 400 East will ensure the continuation of the garden. For more information, log on to