Garden Seminars & Events

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Portland Rose Society Rose Pruning Clinic+ (tool sharpening, soil pH test)

Prepare for Spring! Experts from the Portland Rose Society will be on hand to answer all of your rose questions and demonstrate proper pruning techniques. Bring a pair of hand pruners to be sharpened while you shop and a 1 cup bag of your garden soil for a simple pH test to discover what your plants will need perform their best! -Free Event!

When:
March 7, 2015 from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Location:
Cedar Hills Garden Center
10455 SW Butner Rd
Portland, Oregon 97225
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Grow Fresh Berries

A great way to cut your grocery bill is to grow your own! We will focus on the easiest edible small fruits and berry types to grow in our area, ideal planting times and techniques, basic care/maintenance and pest control as well as harvest tips and favorite varieties to try. $5 Pre-registration required.

When:
March 14, 2015 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Location:
Cedar Hills Garden Center
10455 SW Butner Rd
Portland, Oregon 97225
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Portland Rose Society Rose Pruning Clinic+ (tool sharpening, soil pH test)

Prepare for Spring! Experts from the Portland Rose Society will be on hand to answer all of your rose questions and demonstrate proper pruning techniques. Bring a pair of hand pruners to be sharpened while you shop and a 1 cup bag of your garden soil for a simple pH test to discover what your plants will need perform their best! -Free Event!

When:
March 14, 2015 from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Location:
Lake Oswego Garden Center
1090 McVey Avenue
Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034
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Grow Fresh Berries

A great way to cut your grocery bill is to grow your own! We will focus on the easiest edible small fruits and berry types to grow in our area, ideal planting times and techniques, basic care/maintenance and pest control as well as harvest tips and favorite varieties to try. $5 Pre-registration required.

When:
March 14, 2015 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Location:
Lake Oswego Garden Center
1090 McVey Avenue
Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034
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Grow Fresh Berries

A great way to cut your grocery bill is to grow your own! We will focus on the easiest edible small fruits and berry types to grow in our area, ideal planting times and techniques, basic care/maintenance and pest control as well as harvest tips and favorite varieties to try. $5 Pre-registration required.

When:
March 14, 2015 from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Location:
SE Powell Garden Center
6025 SE Powell Blvd
Portland, Oregon 97206
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Beginning A Vegetable Garden

Want to grow your own food but not sure how? Get informed & inspired with simple steps to success. From picking edibles for the right spot and season to prepping the soil and watering, weather to plant from seeds or transplants, and more. Get started with us this weekend. Pre-registration required $5.

When:
March 21, 2015 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Location:
Cedar Hills Garden Center
10455 SW Butner Rd
Portland, Oregon 97225
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Beginning A Vegetable Garden

Want to grow your own food but not sure how? Get informed & inspired with simple steps to success. From picking edibles for the right spot and season to prepping the soil and watering, weather to plant from seeds or transplants, and more. Get started with us this weekend. Pre-registration required $5.

When:
March 21, 2015 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Location:
Lake Oswego Garden Center
1090 McVey Avenue
L, Oregon 97034
Map location

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Beginning A Vegetable Garden

Want to grow your own food but not sure how? Get informed & inspired with simple steps to success. From picking edibles for the right spot and season to prepping the soil and watering, weather to plant from seeds or transplants, and more. Get started with us this weekend. Pre-registration required $5.

When:
March 21, 2015 from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Location:
SE Powell Garden Center
6025 SE Powell Blvd
Portland, Oregon 97206
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Grow A Lush Lawn

Creating and maintaining a golf course quality patch of lawn can take a bit of know-how and a little elbow grease. Now is a great time to renovate or begin a new lawn planting project. Come learn tips and techniques used by professionals to get you off to the best start. Pre-registration required $5.

When:
March 28, 2015 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Location:
Cedar Hills Garden Center
10455 SW Butner Rd
Portland, Oregon 97225
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Grow A Lush Lawn

Creating and maintaining a golf course quality patch of lawn can take a bit of know-how and a little elbow grease. Now is a great time to renovate or begin a new lawn planting project. Come learn tips and techniques used by professionals to get you off to the best start. Pre-registration required $5.

When:
March 28, 2015 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Location:
Lake Oswego Garden Center
1090 McVey Avenue
Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034
Map location

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Grow A Lush Lawn

Creating and maintaining a golf course quality patch of lawn can take a bit of know-how and a little elbow grease. Now is a great time to renovate or begin a new lawn planting project. Come learn tips and techniques used by professionals to get you off to the best start. Pre-registration required $5.

When:
March 28, 2015 from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Location:
SE Powell Garden Center
6025 SE Powell Blvd
Portland, Oregon 97206
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Grow Rhododendrons & Azaleas

It’s difficult to find a Portland garden without at least one rhododendron or azalea; we even have native varieties in Oregon. Come learn about this large, ornamental family, how to best care for and enjoy them in the landscape and some excellent companion plants to compliment them. $5 Pre-registration required.

When:
April 4, 2015 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Location:
Cedar Hills Garden Center
10455 SW Butner Rd
Portland, Oregon 97225
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Grow Rhododendrons & Azaleas

It’s difficult to find a Portland garden without at least one rhododendron or azalea; we even have native varieties in Oregon. Come learn about this large, ornamental family, how to best care for and enjoy them in the landscape and some excellent companion plants to compliment them. $5 Pre-registration required.

When:
April 4, 2015 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Location:
Lake Oswego Garden Center
1090 McVey Avenue
Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034
Map location

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Grow Rhododendrons & Azaleas

It’s difficult to find a Portland garden without at least one rhododendron or azalea; we even have native varieties in Oregon. Come learn about this large, ornamental family, how to best care for and enjoy them in the landscape and some excellent companion plants to compliment them. $5 Pre-registration required.

When:
April 4, 2015 from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Location:
SE Powell Garden Center
6025 SE Powell Blvd
Portland, Oregon 97206
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Clematis: Get Growing with Linda Beutler

Clematis are known as the queen of vines - often seen as a classic garden accent they can be found in a wide range of colors, flower forms and bloom times. We are thrilled to have our local clematis expert Linda Beutler to help us learn how to give our plants the very best start in our gardens. $5 Pre-registration required

When:
April 11, 2015 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Location:
Cedar Hills Garden Center
10455 SW Butner Rd
Portland, Oregon 97225
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Clematis: Get Growing with Linda Beutler

Clematis are known as the queen of vines - often seen as a classic garden accent they can be found in a wide range of colors, flower forms and bloom times. We are thrilled to have our local clematis expert Linda Beutler to help us learn how to give our plants the very best start in our gardens. $5 Pre-registration required

When:
April 11, 2015 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Location:
Lake Oswego Garden Center
1090 McVey Avenue
Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034
Map location

Click here to register »


Clematis: Get Growing with Linda Beutler

Clematis are known as the queen of vines - often seen as a classic garden accent they can be found in a wide range of colors, flower forms and bloom times. We are thrilled to have our local clematis expert Linda Beutler to help us learn how to give our plants the very best start in our gardens. $5 Pre-registration required

When:
April 11, 2015 from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Location:
SE Powell Garden Center
6025 SE Powell Blvd
Portland, Oregon 97206
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Patios, Balconies & Small-space Sanctuaries

Learn about the special growing conditions facing high-rise &/or urban plantings, discover some of the best plants and combinations for various exposures. Whether you want seasonal color, a place to relax, a collection of edibles, or evergreens for privacy, our class will help your small space come alive! $5 Pre-registration required

When:
April 18, 2015 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Location:
Cedar Hills Garden Center
10455 SW Butner Rd
Portland, Oregon 97225
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Patios, Balconies & Small-space Sanctuaries

Learn about the special growing conditions facing high-rise &/or urban plantings, discover some of the best plants and combinations for various exposures. Whether you want seasonal color, a place to relax, a collection of edibles, or evergreens for privacy, our class will help your small space come alive! $5 Pre-registration required

When:
April 18, 2015 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Location:
Lake Oswego Garden Center
1090 McVey Avenue
Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034
Map location

Click here to register »


Patios, Balconies & Small-space Sanctuaries

Learn about the special growing conditions facing high-rise &/or urban plantings, discover some of the best plants and combinations for various exposures. Whether you want seasonal color, a place to relax, a collection of edibles, or evergreens for privacy, our class will help your small space come alive! $5 Pre-registration required

When:
April 18, 2015 from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Location:
SE Powell Garden Center
6025 SE Powell Blvd
Portland, Oregon 97206
Map location

Click here to register »


Kokedama: String Garden Workshop

An ancient Japanese botanic art which has recently been revived; their delicate elegance & simplicity can add just the right element to your patio, landscape or home décor. Our hand's-on class will take you through the steps to create one ball using the plant of your choice. Pre-registration required; $15 class fee is to make one Kokedama ball.

When:
April 25, 2015 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Location:
Cedar Hills Garden Center
10455 SW Butner Rd
Portland, Oregon 97225
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Kokedama: String Garden Workshop

An ancient Japanese botanic art which has recently been revived; their delicate elegance & simplicity can add just the right element to your patio, landscape or home décor. Our hand's-on class will take you through the steps to create one ball using the plant of your choice. Pre-registration required; $15 class fee is to make one Kokedama ball.

When:
April 25, 2015 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Location:
Lake Oswego Garden Center
1090 McVey Avenue
Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034
Map location

Click here to register »


Kokedama: String Garden Workshop

An ancient Japanese botanic art which has recently been revived; their delicate elegance & simplicity can add just the right element to your patio, landscape or home décor. Our hand's-on class will take you through the steps to create one ball using the plant of your choice. Pre-registration required; $15 class fee is to make one Kokedama ball.

When:
April 25, 2015 from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Location:
SE Powell Garden Center
6025 SE Powell Blvd
Portland, Oregon 97206
Map location

Click here to register »