Saturday Gardening Workshops

October

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

October 17, 24, & 31
9:30-11:30 am


No land? No problem! Containers can bring added color, form, and texture to any space-deck, rooftop, terrace, front more...
212GAR200AO 10/17 Sa 9:30am-11:30am Beyers
Marsh
Eierman
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
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 more...
212GAR200BO 10/17 Sa 9:30am-11:30am Beyers
ONLINE

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

Containers are an unnatural habitat that have fertilizer, water and root restrictions that suit some plants better than others. Find out which plants to avoid (eggplant), more...
212GAR200CO 10/24 Sa 9:30am-11:30am Marsh
ONLINE

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

Learn which native plants are the best choices to use successfully in containers. Even if you don't have room for a perennial garden, you can still more...
212GAR200DO 10/31 Sa 9:30am-11:30am Eierman
ONLINE

November

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

November 7, 14, & 21
9:30-11:30 am


From windows to terraces, indoors or out, apartment dwellers have ample opportunity to garden-even as winter approaches! Whether you more...
212GAR299AO 11/07 Sa 9:30am-11:30am Raimondi, CLP
Beyers
Storrs
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Successful indoor gardening requires knowledge of both plant material and growing techniques. Learn to select the right plants for various locations, based on light levels, temperatures, more...
212GAR299BO 11/07 Sa 9:30am-11:30am Raimondi, CLP
ONLINE

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

November 8, 15, & 22 | Online | 9:30-11:30 am


Native Plant Selection
Discover what makes a plant native, how to find and select the best species more...
212GAR202AO 11/08 Su 9:30am-11:30am Eierman
Marsh
Gershberg
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Discover what makes a plant native, how to find and select the best species for your garden, and how to support and encourage pollinators in your more...
212GAR202BO 11/08 Su 9:30am-11:30am Eierman
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Houseplants don't have to be dull! Find out about new and unusual plants that thrive in the light-deprived light conditions to choose the right plants for more...
212GAR299CO 11/14 Sa 9:30am-11:30am Beyers
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Learn the fundamentals of how native plants can be successfully incorporated into your garden plans to create sustainable garden designs filled with the beauty and diversity more...
212GAR202CO 11/15 Su 9:30am-11:30am Marsh
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Enjoy fresh herbs year-round by learning specific techniques for growing them indoors. Whether you want to transplant your outdoor herb garden inside, or start your kitchen more...
212GAR299DO 11/21 Sa 9:30am-11:30am Storrs
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Learn how to collect and sow the seeds of native plants from your local landscape or from commercial sources, and how to make more plants from more...
212GAR202DO 11/22 Su 9:30am-11:30am Gershberg
ONLINE

February

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Spring is just around the corner, and with a little advance preparation you will be ready to start the growing season right. Gain insights into getting more...
213GAR225AO 02/20 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Beyers
Grossman
Ruggiero
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Spring cleaning in the garden can be fun. Get shrub and herbaceous borders spruced up and looking good! Review a checklist of tasks to be performed more...
213GAR225BO 02/20 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Beyers
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Rich, nutritious soil makes for large, healthy plants and reduces the need for regular fertilization. Learn the difference between soil structure and texture; how these differences more...
213GAR225CO 02/27 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Grossman
ONLINE

March

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Late winter is a great time to get your woody plants in shape by thinning out overgrowth to create open, healthy, beautiful trees and shrubs. Learn more...
213GAR225DO 03/06 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Ruggiero
ONLINE