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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

Feb
20
Wed
Botany for Gardeners @ Red Butte Garden
Feb 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Don’t go dormant this winter! Join us as we learn basic plant morphology and terminology–knowledge that will help you better understand plant growth and take some of the guesswork out of gardening. In this hands-on class, you’ll learn why some shrubs are pruned immediately after flowering while others are pruned in late winter/early spring; how to tell a pine from a spruce and why it matters; the reasons behind the differing watering practices for turf and trees, and other common gardening questions. Co-sponsored with Lifelong Learning. Members py $69 +sp fee; register for section 002. For more info and to register, visit their website: https://www.redbuttegarden.org/botany-for-gardeners/

Feb
21
Thu
Botany for Gardeners @ Red Butte Garden
Feb 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Don’t go dormant this winter! Join us as we learn basic plant morphology and terminology–knowledge that will help you better understand plant growth and take some of the guesswork out of gardening. In this hands-on class, you’ll learn why some shrubs are pruned immediately after flowering while others are pruned in late winter/early spring; how to tell a pine from a spruce and why it matters; the reasons behind the differing watering practices for turf and trees, and other common gardening questions. Co-sponsored with Lifelong Learning. Members py $69 +sp fee; register for section 002. For more info and to register, visit their website: https://www.redbuttegarden.org/botany-for-gardeners/

Introduction to Localscapes @ Conservation Garden Park
Feb 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

If you’re overwhelmed trying to install or improve your landscape, this introductory Localscapes class will expose you to the best way to landscape in Utah. Ready to increase the usability and curb appeal of your yard while decreasing your yard work?

This class is an overview of Localscapes and is recommended before you attend Localscapes University. Register for Localscapes University to continue your Localscapes learning experience. Spots go quickly, so register soon.

Taught by Conservation Garden Park staff. This class will meet in the Education Center at Conservation Garden Park.

Registration is required for admittance to this event. If you are not registered, you will not get into this class.

For more info and to register, visit their website: https://conservationgardenpark.org/events/1125/introduction-to-localscapes

Member Mtg – Hydroponics @ Salt Lake County Government Center - North Bldg rm 4N850
Feb 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Have you heard of Aquaponics or Hydroponics?

Come learn the difference and the basics of these interesting gardening techniques. The class will be taught by a local hydroponic supplier – Moonlight Garden Supply

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

Feb
23
Sat
Localscapes University @ Conservation Garden Park
Feb 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

You’re ready to take on a landscape project but not sure where to start: this 3-hour course will teach you the Localscapes method that will simplify the process. Included is training in irrigation, planting, and maintenance that will help you design a gorgeous yard that saves you time and money.

To get the most out of this class, attend Introduction to Localscapes first, but it isn’t required.

Registration is required for admittance to this event. If you are not registered, you will not get into this class.

For more info and to register, visit their website: https://conservationgardenpark.org/events/1126/localscapes-university

All Abuzz: Gardening for Native Bees @ Wasatch Community Gardens
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

For details and times, visit their website: https://wasatchgardens.org/workshop-list

Fruit Tree Pruning @ Wasatch Community Gardens
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

For details and times, visit their website: https://wasatchgardens.org/workshop-list

Selecting and Caring for Houseplants @ Cactus and Tropicals
Feb 23 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm

Houseplants add life to your home that cannot be equaled by any other home furnishing. But, just like your outdoor plants, your indoor plants need a little TLC as well. In this class, students will learn how to identify, select, and properly care for houseplants. Light, water, space, and fertilizer requirements will be discussed and design tips will be shared. Co-sponsored with Lifelong Learning. For more info and to register, visit their website: https://www.redbuttegarden.org/selecting-and-caring-for-houseplants/

Feb
26
Tue
Super Seeds: Sourcing and Selecting Seeds @ Wasatch Community Gardens
Feb 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

For details and times, visit their website: https://wasatchgardens.org/workshop-list

Feb
28
Thu
Botany for Gardeners @ Red Butte Garden
Feb 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Don’t go dormant this winter! Join us as we learn basic plant morphology and terminology–knowledge that will help you better understand plant growth and take some of the guesswork out of gardening. In this hands-on class, you’ll learn why some shrubs are pruned immediately after flowering while others are pruned in late winter/early spring; how to tell a pine from a spruce and why it matters; the reasons behind the differing watering practices for turf and trees, and other common gardening questions. Co-sponsored with Lifelong Learning. Members py $69 +sp fee; register for section 002. For more info and to register, visit their website: https://www.redbuttegarden.org/botany-for-gardeners/