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Gardening is something we can all enjoy no matter what skill level. We offer seminars in several different areas of gardening. We look forward having you visit us for some of these great events. We also offer private seminars for garden groups and clubs. Please contact either store for more details on scheduling a private seminar.
Hummingbird & Butterfly Gardening
June 8th - 10 a.m.
Learn about the plants that will transform your yard a butterfly and hummingbird sanctuary.
Shady Area Gardening
June 15th - 10 a.m.
Shadier parts of the garden can be a bit trickier to find plants for, but there is a whole pallet of wonderful specimens that will bring beauty to the shadowed parts of your garden. It's a great way to find plants that will thrive in your exposure, and accent one another to create a garden masterpiece in your yard. Learn how to use shade friendly annuals, perennials, shrubs and trees together. Get your garden gloves ready and bring lots of questions!
Outdoor Fairy Gardens
June 22th - 10 a.m.
We will be demonstrating how to make an outdoor fairy garden using different annual and perennial plants. There is no fee, but please call and reserve a spot because space is limited.
Hydrangeas For Your Home
June 23th - 10 a.m.
Hydrangeas are the spirit of the summer and are the most prolific blooming plants. We will take a look at the different types of hydrangea, their uses, and how to care for these beautiful plants.
Loving Your Lawn
August 10th - 10 a.m.
Hot, dry summers can wreak havoc on lawns leaving them dry, thin, and spotty. Learn how to help rejuvenate your stressed and struggling lawn. Come in and learn about seed, fertilizing, watering and aeration. Get your lawn back to looking its best and make sure its greener than "the other side"!
Design Principles of Wreath Making
November 9th - 10 a.m.
Watch our designer make a wreath while explain design principles of wreath decorating. It's easy to do and is lots of fun
November 10th - 10 a.m. & 2 p.m.
Learn how to make a bow from one of our designers. Then check out our large ribbon selection to make your own bows. We’ll supply the ribbon to learn with for free.
Previous 2013 Seminars
Platt Hill Nursery's Favorite Perennials
March 2nd - 10 a.m.
Stop in and discover our best perennial selection. We will discuss some of the best perennials and their uses in the garden, and highlight specific varieties for sun and shade areas.
Organic Vegetable Gardening
March 9th - 10 a.m.
Learn from our experts how to have a safe and healthy garden. Organic solutions for all of your gardening challenges.
March 23rd - 10 a.m.
Let our experienced landscape professionals show you how it's done. Learn how to create a beautiful landscape. This is a great time for Q & A on plants, planting, watering, and more. Get your garden gloves ready!
Let's Get Fruity!
April 7th - 10 a.m.
Learn how to grow and care for your small fruits and trees.