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2022 Workshops

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Please note there are no refunds on workshop registrations, however tickets are transferable. 


April 7, 2022 | 6:30-8:30 pm
Succulent Dish Gardening
Presented by Tim Walsh
$35 +HST

Sometimes doing the dishes can be fun! A garden in a dish! In this hands-on workshop, you’ll create a beautiful indoor garden with a choice of succulents, dishes, and accessories, all while learning the essentials of potted garden design and plant care to ensure your masterpiece thrives.

July 20, 2022 | 6:30-8:30 pm
Pests and Disease Workshop
Presented by Todd Boland
$15 +HST
Lecture & Powerpoint Presentation

What is wrong with my plant?!

Summer is the time of year to watch for insect and disease issues on our outdoor plants. Join Todd Boland, our Garden Horticulturist, as he shows and describes the more common insect, disease, and physiological plant problems we are likely to encounter in the greater St. John's area.

Feel free to bring along a sample of a plant problem you have, for us to discuss with the group.

September 8, 2022 | 6:30-8:30 pm

Orchids 101
Presented by Todd Boland
$35 +HST
Lecture & Powerpoint Presentation

Orchids are very popular houseplants but they do require special care. In this introductory course, research horticulturalist Todd Boland will explain all you need to know about growing orchids as house plants and how to transplant them. Participants are invited to bring along a plant to transplant.

October 6, 2022 | 6:30-8:30 pm
Tillandsia (Air Plant) Workshop
Presented by Todd Boland
$45 +HST
Lecture & Powerpoint Presentation
Location: Memorial University Botanical Garden

Todd Boland, Research Horticulturist, will introduce you to the fascinating world of Tillandsia - plants that grow without soil! Each participant will get two Tillandsia to take home.





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