Get tips on pocket butterfly gardening

Pocket Butterfly Gardening: with Nancy Grieg. 10 a.m. at Enchanted Forest, 10611 FM 2759, Richmond, 281-937-9449; 2 p.m. at Enchanted Gardens, 6420 FM 359 Richmond, 281-341-1206;

Garden Conservancy’s Open Days Program: self-guided tours of six private Houston gardens. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Begin at 802 W. Temple for tickets, maps, plant sale; 888-842-2442, $35 six gardens, $7 single site, ages 12 and younger free.

Colorful Sun and Shade Plants From Burpee Home Gardens: 10:15 a.m. at Cornelius Nursery, 2233 S. Voss;

Coastal Prairie Remnants: with photographer Caroline Fannon, Houston Chapter of the Native Prairies Association of Texas meeting. 6:30-8:30 p.m. at McGovern Centennial Gardens, 1500 Hermann Drive;

Katy Prairie Conservancy Great Grow-Out – Restoration of Coastal Prairie Habitat Through Volunteer Action: 7:30 p.m. at Metropolitan Multi-Services Center, 1475 W. Gray;

The Evergreen Herb Garden: with Henry Flowers of Festival Hill Gardens. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-351-8851,

Standard Flower Show: sponsored by Kingwood Garden Club. 1-3:30 p.m. at the Kingwood Library, 4400 Ben’s View Lane, Kingwood;

Quail Valley Garden Club Backyard Tour: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Quail Valley subdivision, Missouri City.

Easy Herbs, Easy Recipes: with Ann Wheeler and Chris Crowder. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-351-8851,

Texas Month-by-Month Gardening: presentation, book signing with Harris County horticulture agent Skip Richter. 1 p.m. the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-351-8851,

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