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Workshop: Gardening 101
February 18, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - March 4, 2017 @ 3:00 pm$85 - $95
February 18, 25, and March 4
Join the staff of the Alaska Botanical Garden for beginning classes on seed starting, container gardening and plant propagating. Learn some easy techniques to help you achieve success as a gardener. Whether you are growing food or flowers, these classes are designed to guide you in growing your own.
February 18th: we’ll look at several methods for seed starting, how to read a seed packet, how to keep track with a journal, and we’ll discuss gardening on a budget.
February 25: Container gardening, going organic-how and why, simple garden design, and the care and feeding of the garden.
March 4: composting-how and why, weed identification, books and other support materials, what tools you’ll need, and getting the most out of your soil.
For more information please call 907-770-3692. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.
A $10 cancellation fee applies. In the event of low enrollment or garden closure, you will be notified of cancellation at least the day prior to the workshop and registrations will be refunded.