Media Advisory

2018 Xeriscape Symposium

When:  8 a.m. Saturday, February 3, 2018

Where: Del Mar College Center for Economic Development

3201 South Staples St. Room 106

Who:    John Metz, Meteorologist, National Weather Service

Dr. Michael Womack, South Texas Botanical Gardens

Kathy Hubner, Gill’s Nursery


CORPUS CHRISTI, TEXAS – “Texas Strong: Xeriscape Gardening Post-Harvey” is one of the topics at this year’s Xeriscape Symposium. Attendees will also learn how to get more out of their landscape or garden by using less water. Master Gardeners and experts will be on hand to offer information and ideas about native plants, resilient gardens and weather trends. The free event is open to the public. Pre-registration is encouraged, but on-site registration will be available. Door prizes and refreshments will be provided. 

Reasonable accommodations are provided upon request and in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. For assistance or to request a reasonable accommodation, please call (361) 826-3583 at least 48 hours in advance.

For more information, contact Public Information Officer Gabriela Morrow at (361) 826-3583 or visit