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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
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/

Mar
14
Thu
Creating Waterwise Park Strips @ Conservation Garden Park
Mar 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Get in early on the movement of park strip redesign! This class focuses on techniques to save water through design, including plants that will thrive in these tough sites.

For more details and to register visit the Conservation Garden Park website: https://conservationgardenpark.org/events/1131/creating-waterwise-park-strips

Mar
16
Sat
Localscapes University @ Conservation Garden Park
Mar 16 @ 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.

For more details and to register visit the Conservation Garden Park website: https://conservationgardenpark.org/events/1132/localscapes-university

 

Mar
21
Thu
Member Mtg – Roses @ Murray Park Rose Garden
Mar 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Rose Pruning Demonstration

Do you want to know how to keep those roses looking beautiful year after year? Cheri Schulzke, rose specialist and active member of several gardening associations including our own will give a hands on demonstration in proper techniques for rose pruning.

Bring gloves, pruners, and lopers. Dress for the weather!

Raised Bed and Container Gardening @ Conservation Garden Park
Mar 21 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Growing annual/perennial flowers and vegetables in a raised bed or container can help bring the garden up to your level. Find out the best techniques to have a healthy sustainable garden in a raised bed, including; the best materials to use, how to keep your soil healthy, and how to water correctly.

For more details and to register, visit the Conservation Garden Park website: https://conservationgardenpark.org/events/1133/raised-bed-and-container-gardening