Designing Your Organic Garden: A Blueprint for Bounty – 10am to 12pm

Join Jason Isenberg, owner of REALM, award-winning landscape designer, and avid organic gardener, as he lays out his clear road map for ultimate gardening success in the desert southwest. Divided into four informative parts, Jason details his approaches for prospering in the garden, even in the harsh climate of Tucson. From nuanced design considerations, to the intricacies of soil building and compost, to tried-and-true veggie varieties to plant, and all the way to the how-and-when to harvest your bounty, this is the definitive how-to for home gardeners. To cap it all off, class four wraps up with a delicious, garden-themed potluck so everyone has a chance to show off their own garden produce and their cooking skills. Join us for the garden fun!

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This class is part of the Organic Gardening in the Southwest Series. Sign up for one or all! Each class listed individually on

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Organic Gardening in the Southwest Series

  • Part 1 – Designing Your Organic Garden: A Blueprint for Bounty
    • Wednesday, February 5, 10am-12pm, $20 General
  • Part 2 – Organic Garden Soils: The Science of Success
    • Wednesday, February 12, 10am-12pm, $20 General
  • Part 3 – Growing Your Organic Garden: A Fruitful Formula
    • Wednesday, February 19, 10am-12pm, $20 General
  • Part 4 – The Harvest: Gathering with Gusto
    • Wednesday, February 26, 10am-12pm, $20 General

Date: 02/05/2020

Time: 10am to 12pm

Price: $20

Class availability limitations: None


Jason Isenberg

Jason Isenberg

Landscape designer, Jason Isenberg, developed an enthusiasm for working with plants and people as a horticultural therapist at Desert Survivors, a non-profit plant nursery that serves adults with developmental disabilities. Now, Jason shares his passion for organics, sustainable practices, unique design and outdoor living with the public as founder and owner of REALM (, a full-service outdoor lifestyle firm specializing in custom design, detailed construction and 100% organic maintenance. Jason and REALM have won numerous awards as they blend a fresh outlook, concern for fragile natural resources, and a passion for originality together to achieve what they have termed “sophisticated sustainability.”

Photo credit: Gillian Drummond