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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

May
4
Sat
Flower Crown Workshop @ Cactus and Tropicals
May 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Celebrate May with us by learning how to create a unique Spring Floral Crown.

In this workshop you will learn basic design and construction to create your own Floral Crown.

For more information and to register, visit Cactus and Tropicals website: http://www.cactusandtropicals.com/#upcoming-classes

May
6
Mon
Water Conservation Garden Tour @ Red Butte Garden
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join us for an exploration of the Garden’s Water Conservation Garden. Take a walk with one of our knowledgeable horticulturists to take an intimate look and see how it changes throughout spring.

For more information and to register, visit Red Butte Garden website: https://www.redbuttegarden.org/water-conservation-garden-tour/

May
7
Tue
Gilgal Garden Work Day @ Gilgal Garden
May 7 @ 8:00 am – 10:30 am

Come have fun getting your hands dirty and help maintain one of Utah’s most unique gardens at the same time.

Bring gloves, gardening tools and dress for the weather.

May
8
Wed
Trees and Shrubs for Residential Landscapes @ Red Butte Garden
May 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Evergreen and deciduous trees and shrubs are the backbone of the landscape and making the right selections for your garden is key to being successful and creating the look you are hoping to achieve. We will focus on 60 trees and shrubs suited for the Utah landscape. Class includes Garden walks that will inspire and educate you.

For more information and to register, visit Red Butte Garden website: https://www.redbuttegarden.org/trees-and-shrubs/

May
9
Thu
Gardening in Containers @ Red Butte Garden Sprout House
May 9 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Gardening in containers can transform your balcony, deck, or patio into more than just barbeque space. Learn how to create a soothing outdoor retreat by adding containers filled with flowering plants. We’ll look at container design and selection, how to combine plants for aesthetic arrangements, plant selection, and maintenance.

For more information and to register, visit Red Butte Gardens website: https://www.redbuttegarden.org/gardening-in-containers/

May
11
Sat
Best Little Plant Sale in Utah @ Rowland Hall
May 11 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

2019 Plant Sale Fundraiser – Your purchase supports WCG’s community garden and education programs

  • Huge variety of tomatoes, including dwarf varieties
  • A large selection of annual vegetables, edible perennials, and organic herbs
  • Seed potatoes and onion starts
  • Compost by the bag
  • Plant experts supplied by Utah State University’s Master Gardeners’ Program to answer your questions
  • Veggie valet service to store your plants while you shop and haul them to your car!
  • Food trucks available to purchase food and coffee
  • SNAP EBT benefits (food stamps) accepted

For more information and to see a proposed plant list visit their website: https://wasatchgardens.org/news-and-events/events/item/6-spring-plant-sale?amp%3Bqid=1027805

May
14
Tue
Gilgal Garden Work Day @ Gilgal Garden
May 14 @ 8:00 am – 10:30 am

Come have fun getting your hands dirty and help maintain one of Utah’s most unique gardens at the same time.

Bring gloves, gardening tools and dress for the weather.

PERENNIALS: SPRING & SUMMER BLOOMERS @ Red Butte Garden
May 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Walk the aisles of any garden center in spring, and you’ll find yourself in the midst of a cornucopia of scent and color. The sign says “perennials”, and you know which ones appeal to you, but what else do you know about them? We can help! This class will focus on perennials that bloom in spring and summer.

For more information and to register, visit Red Butte Gardens website: https://www.redbuttegarden.org/perennials-spring-summer/

May
15
Wed
FOLLOW THE WILDFLOWERS @ Red Butte Garden
May 15 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Follow the cascade of wildflower blooms across Northern Utah in this four-session class. We’ll spend the first part of each class learning about plant families and the plant communities located in the area we’ll be visiting. Class requires hiking 1 — 2 miles each class and runs rain or shine.

For more information and to register, visit Red Butte Gardens website: https://www.redbuttegarden.org/follow-wildflowers/

Trees and Shrubs for Residential Landscapes @ Red Butte Garden
May 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Evergreen and deciduous trees and shrubs are the backbone of the landscape and making the right selections for your garden is key to being successful and creating the look you are hoping to achieve. We will focus on 60 trees and shrubs suited for the Utah landscape. Class includes Garden walks that will inspire and educate you.

For more information and to register, visit Red Butte Garden website: https://www.redbuttegarden.org/trees-and-shrubs/