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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 / vegetables to bee keeping and water conservation.

Whether you’re a long time gardener or just getting started we welcome you to join us!

Keep an eye on the calendar below to stay up to date on local gardening classes and events around Salt Lake County as well as SLCGA meetings, work days and events.

Gardening Calendar

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Fabulous Fruit Trees 10:00 am
Fabulous Fruit Trees @ Red Butte Garden
Feb 2 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 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,[...]
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Choosing the Best Tomato Varietes 10:00 am
Choosing the Best Tomato Varietes @ Wasatch Community Gardens
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Contact Wasatch Community Gardens for details and times: https://wasatchgardens.org/workshop-list
Sprouting for Salads, Smoothies & Sandwiches 10:00 am
Sprouting for Salads, Smoothies & Sandwiches @ Wasatch Community Gardens
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Contact Wasatch Community Gardens for details and times: https://wasatchgardens.org/workshop-list
Work & Learn: Pruning 10:30 am
Work & Learn: Pruning @ Conservation Garden Park
Feb 9 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Come get dirt on your hands and a smile on your face as you work alongside our gardeners! You’ll receive expert instruction in best yard care practices you can use in your own yard. Bring[...]
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Botany for Gardeners 6:30 pm
Botany for Gardeners @ Red Butte Garden
Feb 13 @ 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[...]
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Creating Waterwise Park Strips 9:00 am
Creating Waterwise Park Strips @ Conservation Garden Park
Feb 16 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
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. Taught by Conservation Garden Park staff.[...]
Tree and Shrub Pruning Workshop 9:00 am
Tree and Shrub Pruning Workshop @ Conservation Garden Park
Feb 16 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Learn basic pruning techniques to keep your trees and shrubs growing strong and looking great. Instruction will be followed by a hands-on demonstration in the Garden. Taught by Sheriden Hansen: USU Extension This class will[...]
Fruit Tree Pruning Workshop 11:00 am
Fruit Tree Pruning Workshop @ Conservation Garden Park
Feb 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Fruit trees are healthier and produce more when correctly pruned. Learn how to get the most from your fruit trees with class instruction and a hands-on demonstration. Taught by Sheriden Hansen: USU Extension This class[...]
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Botany for Gardeners 6:30 pm
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[...]
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Botany for Gardeners 6:30 pm
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[...]
Introduction to Localscapes 6:30 pm
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[...]
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Localscapes University 9:00 am
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[...]
All Abuzz: Gardening for Native Bees 10:00 am
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 10:00 am
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 10:30 am
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[...]
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Super Seeds: Sourcing and Selecting Seeds 6:00 pm
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
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Botany for Gardeners 6:30 pm
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[...]