Tap into the gardening wisdom of local experts at these free virtual workshops on native plants.

Deep Roots is offering a free workshop series to help gardeners with everything from how to plant native seeds to selecting the best native plants to attract butterflies and birds.

Upcoming workshops include:

• Thursday, April 30: Recognizing and Removing Invasive Species

• Tuesday, May 5: Prepping Native Seeds for Planting

• Thursday, May 7: Grow Your Own Habitat at Home – Part 1

• Tuesday, May 12: Grow Your Own Habitat at Home – Part 2

Each live webinar talk is 20 to 30 minutes long, beginning at 4 p.m. (CDT). Garden experts will offer bite-size information about gardening, native plants and landscapes ranging from basic garden design principles to identification of invasive species.

The webinars are free, and participants can register once to watch the entire series. Sessions will involve some interactive, question and answer periods with videos available after each show.

To find the complete schedule and register, go to Deep Roots.