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Do you love gardening and getting your hands dirty?

Then this is the place for you!

 

We are a group of local gardeners who get together monthly for education, service and socializing.

We have classes on a wide variety of gardening topics from landscaping and growing the best flowers and vegetables to bee keeping and water conservation.

 

Gardening Calendar

Sep
8
Sat
Tomato Sandwich Party @ Grateful Tomato Garden
Sep 8 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Bring your friends and family and join us at our Annual Tomato Sandwich Party! We’ll be serving delicious (and free!) pesto and heirloom tomato sandwiches. Enjoy live music and take a stroll through our beautiful and productive Grateful Tomato Garden. We hope to see you at this kick-off event for Eat Local Week!

Sep
15
Sat
Seed Saving With Giles Larsen @ Wasatch Community Gardens
Sep 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Cuckoo For Cover Crops @ Wasatch Community Gardens
Sep 15 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Sep
20
Thu
SLCGA Monthly Meeting @ Grateful Tomato Garden Tour
Sep 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us for a fun and informative tour of Wasatch Community Gardens Grateful Tomato Garden. We’ll be learning about the garden and then having a tomato tasting afterward. Bring a sampling of your favorite variety of tomato to share with the group. See you there!

Oct
13
Sat
Garlic Tasting Growing and Planting @ Wasatch Community Gardens
Oct 13 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Oct
20
Sat
Winding Down For Winter @ Wasatch Community Gardens
Oct 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Jan
17
Thu
Member Mtg – Tips @ Salt Lake County Government Center - North Bldg rm 4N850
Jan 17 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

How does your garden grow?

Curious how other gardeners keep track of their plants, plan new gardens, or find new varieties to try? This month fellow gardeners will have a chance to share their secrets for creating beautiful gardens. Bring a notebook as there are sure to be a lot of great ideas!

Social / Refreshments 6:30 pm       Presentation 7 – 8 pm

Jan
26
Sat
Succulent Terrarium Workshop @ Red Butte Garden Greenhouse
Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Succulents and terrariums are popular these days. Combined, they create very low maintenance terrarium with the ultimate plant to create an unusual centerpiece, a dramatic accent or a colorful breath of summer while it’s cold outside. We’ll provide the terrarium, soil, succulent plants, and other materials. We’ll also cover how to care for and maintain your terrarium. For more info and to register, visit their site: https://www.redbuttegarden.org/succulent-terrarium/

Jan
30
Wed
Fabulous Fruit Trees @ Red Butte Garden
Jan 30 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Apples, cherries, apricots, pears, plums–how do you get the best from your fruit tree each year? Learn to care for your existing trees and give new ones a healthy start as we cover planting, pruning, thinning, pollination needs, recommended varieties, and common insects and diseases. Saturday’s class will meet outside; please bring loppers and pruners to this class. Co-sponsored with Lifelong Learning. Members pay $76 + sp fee; register for section 002. For more info and to register, visit their site: https://www.redbuttegarden.org/fabulous-fruit-trees/

Jan
31
Thu
Greenhouse Tours @ Red Butte Garden Greenhouse
Jan 31 @ 9:49 pm – 10:49 pm

Step out of the cold and into the warmth of Red Butte Garden’s greenhouses. Join us for a behind-the-scenes tour of our state-of-the-art greenhouses where we grow 100% of the Garden’s annuals and container plants, as well as the plants found in the Orangerie and Visitor Center. Get a sneak peek at what is to come this spring. Session 1: 10 am – 11:30 am. Session 2: 1 pm – 2:30 pm. For more info and to register, visit their site: https://www.redbuttegarden.org/greenhouse-tours/