All About Containers: All Three Sections - ONLINE


This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.

May 1, 8, & 15
9:30-11:30 am


No land? No problem! Containers can bring added color, form, and texture to any space-deck, rooftop, terrace, front porch, or window sill. With the right combination of plants, containers provide visual impact, create a small garden, and add pleasure to your living area. Sun or shade, ornamental or edible, find out what kind of container garden is right for you.

Container Gardening 101
Container gardening requires some specialized knowledge to achieve quality results. Learn the basics for planting and maintaining a healthy outdoor container garden: materials and styles of containers, customized potting mixes, fertilization, and watering requirements. Learn which plants thrive in containers and you'll be ready to go!
May 1 l Daryl Beyers l ONLINE l 214GAR200BO

Veggie and Herbs for Containers
Discover which varieties of veggies and herbs do best in containers and how best to care for them. Special attention is paid to those varieties that not only taste great but also look beautiful, including those with interesting or unusual blooms and foliage.
May 8 l Nick Gershberg l ONLINE l 214GAR200CO


Designing with Containers
Learn a comprehensive approach to designing with containers, including how, when, where, and why you should use a particular pot in one spot over another. Gain tips and tricks for great plant combinations in containers of all kinds.
May 15 l Renee Marsh l ONLINE l 214GAR200DO


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