Jeff garden luncheon is Oct. 16 _lowres

Photo by R. Stephanie Bruno -- Roses brighten a landscape.

Jeff garden luncheon planned Oct. 16

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Friends of Jefferson the Beautiful will hold its Planters Luncheon at noon on Oct. 16 in the Foundation Center at Lafreniere Park, 3000 Downs Blvd., Metairie.

Guest speakers are Kenny Rabalais from The Plant Gallery, whose topic is “Creating Living Spaces in your Backyard,” and Fred Feller, assistant director of Landscape Service at LSU, whose topic is “Live Oaks: Cultural Care, Propagation and Mulching Protection.”

The event is free and open to the public. Pre-registration is required.

Lunch will be provided.

Call (504) 833-8733.