Classes are approximately 1.5 - 2 hrs unless otherwise noted. Adults (16yrs + up) only please. Bring a friend, share tips and take notes together. Space is limited and demos fill quickly.
Registration payment must be made in full at time of registration. Visa, Mastercard, Interac or cash accepted. Payment may be made in person or charged by phone. REFUND IS ISSUED ONLY IF CLASS OR DEMONSTRATION IS CANCELLED. Prices do not include GST. Adults only unless otherwise noted. For more information call Greenland (780) 467-7557 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
HOST A PLANT PARTY
Great for team building, girls night out, showers or just a fun night with friends. Gather in our cozy classroom and our instructors will guide you in creating a piece of living décor for your home. Plant Parties run Thursday/Friday evenings and Saturday afternoons in February and March. Parties require a minimum of 10 participants, payment required upon booking.
Groups may choose from one of these two designs, $55 per person. For booking information send us an email.
In this hands on class registrants will learn when and how to seed, transplanting and planting out, then plant their own flat of seeds to take home. Supplies include seeding flat, soil and two packages of seeds.
Sat. Feb 18 11:00am $15.00
Growing orchids may seem complex, but with our helpful tips you’ll find it so easy! We’ll cover varieties, growing tips, keeping them blooming and more. A helpful class for first time orchid growers. Class runs approx. 2 hrs.
Sun. Feb 19 1:00 pm $10.00
The fresh foliage of indoor plants not only clears the air but adds a colourful touch to a dreary winter home. We’ll share tips on choosing and maintaining popular foliage plants, succulents, citrus and more. Greenland Garden Club Members FREE. Pre-registration required.
Sun. Feb 26 1:00 pm $5.00
All the rage on pinterest, we’re giving these retro hangers a modern twist! You’ll pot succulents into colourful containers then craft a pair of mini macramé hangers to hold the pots. When done we’ll share even more creative patterns and ideas.
Thurs. Mar 9 7:00 pm $35.00
You’ll combine interesting foliage plants and decorative accents into a beautiful glass vase to create a chic tablepiece for your home. These low maintenance planters are great for beginners!
Sat. Mar 4 11:00am $55.00
Spring bulbs bring beautiful summer blooms at a fraction of the price of potted plants. Learn how easy it is to grow Canna, Calla, Dahlia and more for your flowerbeds or containers. Greenland Garden Club Members FREE. Pre-registration required.
Sun. Mar 12 1:00pm $5.00
Though our official planting date is weeks away, there is plenty to do to get growing with veggies. We’ll discuss seeds to start now indoors, show you how to seed and cover basics on which crops to start as soon as the ground thaws.
Sat. Mar 18 11:00am $5.00
A true novelty, carnivorous plants spark curiosity in everyone. This class shares everything you need to know to easily grow a number of different types, including the popular Venus fly trap. A cool class for budding gardeners, this class welcomes ages 9yrs and up. Greenland Garden Club Members FREE. Pre-registration required.
Sun. Mar 26 1:00pm $5.00
Thinking about installing a water feature? Join this class before you start the project! We’ll discuss placement, liners, pumps and much more.
Thurs. Mar 30 7:00pm $5.00
We’ll fill a wooden ‘house’ with natural sticks, cones and alder to create a healthy habitat for beneficial bugs and bees. A practical, yet decorative piece of garden décor. We’ll also share info on the bugs to attract and plants to attract them.
Fri. Mar 31 7:00pm $45.00
Does gardening sound like work? It's not... when it's made easy! We'll share tried and true plants and time saving tips that will simplify gardening at any level. Greenland Garden Club Members FREE. Pre-registration required.
Thurs. Apr 6 7:00pm $5.00
Garden bed give you the blahs? Whether it’s the area under a window, a bare backyard space or the front border of your yard, bring in your pictures and measurements and we’ll tackle it together. We’ll help you choose the right plants for your area. (2.5-3 hours)
Sat. Apr 8 9:30am or 2:00pm $25.00
After growing all the ‘latest plants’ Morgan Webb suddenly finds himself growing geraniums, snipping bouquets of sweet peas, and canning cucumbers like a homesteader. Why is he gardening like his granny? Because she knew best. He’ll share traditional tips and beautiful garden plants that will have your garden looking better than ever.
Thurs. Apr13 7:00pm $5.00
Great gardens start with proper spring preparation. We’ll walk you through early season lawn care, pruning, preventing pests, soil preparation, etc. The benefits of these spring tasks will make summer gardening so much easier.
Sat. Apr 15 11:00am $10.00
Container gardens are a compact way to grow everything from colourful annuals and tropicals to vegetables. Learn about choosing the right soil and container as well as complimentary plant combinations that will last all season long. We’ll also offer great tips on basic planting techniques and maintenance.
Thurs. Apr 20 7:00pm $10.00
After a few years, many trees and shrubs in your yard require pruning to maintain their health and shape. Both novice and experienced gardeners will learn the ‘hows’ and ‘whens’ plus valuable tips about pruning. Pruning guide included. Pruners required. An outdoor session is included, class is approximately 2.5 hrs.
Sat. Apr 22 9:30am or 1:30pm $40.00
Alpines are extremely hardy, take up very little space and offer unparalleled early spring colour. We’ll discuss how to design, build, plant and maintain a rock garden and recommend some excellent beginner’s plants. Greenland Garden Club Members FREE. Pre-registration required.
Sun. April 23 1:00pm $5.00
Year after year, perennials come back, filling your yard with colour. We’ll discuss the tried and true varieties for Alberta gardens, as well as introduce you to the newest perennials for 2017.
Thurs. Apr 27 7:00pm $10.00
Learn how to grow hardy orchids in your outdoor garden and be the envy of your neighborhood! We share the secrets to success with these stunning and unique plants and recommend the best varieties.
Thurs. May 4 7:00pm $5.00
This class will demonstrate how to move your started plants outdoors, as well as how to direct-seed warm season crops. This hands on class is held in our botanical garden and will also demonstrate thinning, weeding, fertilizing and watering.
Sat. May 13 11:00am $10.00