Garden Seminars & Events

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All About Watering

Pre-registration required; Knowing when to water, how much, and how often to do so can determine the success of your garden and the health of your plants. Learn the best way to establish a healthy root system, how to conserve & maintain moisture, factors that effect water use & evaporation, & how to get your plants through a hot, dry summer.

When:
July 26, 2014 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Location:
Cedar Hills Garden Center
10455 SW Butner Rd
Portland, Oregon 97225
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All About Watering

Pre-registration required; Knowing when to water, how much, and how often to do so can determine the success of your garden and the health of your plants. Learn the best way to establish a healthy root system, how to conserve & maintain moisture, factors that effect water use & evaporation, & how to get your plants through a hot, dry summer.

When:
July 26, 2014 from 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Location:
Lake Oswego Garden Center
1090 McVey Avenue
Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034
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All About Watering

Pre-registration required; Knowing when to water, how much, and how often to do so can determine the success of your garden and the health of your plants. Learn the best way to establish a healthy root system, how to conserve & maintain moisture, factors that effect water use & evaporation, & how to get your plants through a hot, dry summer.

When:
July 26, 2014 from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Location:
SE Powell Garden Center
6025 SE Powell Blvd
Portland, Oregon 97206
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Life in the Soil: A close look at worms & their friends

$5 Pre-registration is required; There are more microorganisms in a handful of healthy soil than there are humans on earth! We will learn how soil is ‘made’, the role worms play underground, and look at the various critters found in a shovel full of fresh compost. Each child will create a wormery to take home for further observation.

When:
July 27, 2014 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Location:
Cedar Hills Garden Center
10455 SW Butner Rd
Portland, Oregon 97225
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Garden Diagnostics: Plant Doctor Day

If you have questions, get answers at our Garden Diagnostics day. Certified nursery professionals (aka plant doctors) will be available to examine plant samples & offer advice on plant health, ID pests & provide solutions to garden problems. Bring samples in zip-top bag or other sealed container with your name & contact info included.

When:
August 2, 2014 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Location:
Cedar Hills Garden Center
10455 SW Butner Rd
Portland, Oregon 97225
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Garden Diagnostics: Plant Doctor Day

If you have questions, get answers at our Garden Diagnostics day. Certified nursery professionals (aka plant doctors) will be available to examine plant samples & offer advice on plant health, ID pests & provide solutions to garden problems. Bring samples in zip-top bag or other sealed container with your name & contact info included.

When:
August 2, 2014 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Location:
Lake Oswego Garden Center
1090 McVey Avenue
Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034
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Garden Diagnostics: Plant Doctor Day

If you have questions, get answers at our Garden Diagnostics day. Certified nursery professionals (aka plant doctors) will be available to examine plant samples & offer advice on plant health, ID pests & provide solutions to garden problems. Bring samples in zip-top bag or other sealed container with your name & contact info included.

When:
August 2, 2014 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Location:
SE Powell Garden Center
6025 SE Powell Blvd
Portland, Oregon 97206
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Magical Shade Trees

$5 Pre-registration is required; Trees provide many benefits to us & the environment. We will talk about the many ways that trees contribute to better quality of life & which trees were believed to have magical properties. Collect leaf samples, identify which trees they are from & laminate a leaf collage to take home.

When:
August 3, 2014 from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Location:
Seaside Garden Center
84794 Highway 101
Seaside, Oregon 97138
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Fall & Winter Vegetable Gardening

Pick a home-grown salad for your Thanksgiving meal, harvest leeks & parsnips fresh for a winter soup or stew: these are the rewards waiting for the fall/winter gardener. Discover what you can grow during this cooler season; learn about planting times, useful tools/equipment, and tips to keep your garden growing. Pre-registration required.

When:
August 9, 2014 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Location:
Cedar Hills Garden Center
10455 SW Butner Rd
Portland, Oregon 97225
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Fall & Winter Vegetable Gardening

Pick a home-grown salad for your Thanksgiving meal, harvest leeks & parsnips fresh for a winter soup or stew: these are the rewards waiting for the fall/winter gardener. Discover what you can grow during this cooler season; learn about planting times, useful tools/equipment, and tips to keep your garden growing. Pre-registration required.

When:
August 9, 2014 from 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Location:
Lake Oswego Garden Center
1090 McVey Avenue
Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034
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Fall & Winter Vegetable Gardening

Pick a home-grown salad for your Thanksgiving meal, harvest leeks & parsnips fresh for a winter soup or stew: these are the rewards waiting for the fall/winter gardener. Discover what you can grow during this cooler season; learn about planting times, useful tools/equipment, and tips to keep your garden growing. Pre-registration required.

When:
August 9, 2014 from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Location:
SE Powell Garden Center
6025 SE Powell Blvd
Portland, Oregon 97206
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Magical Shade Trees

$5 Pre-registration is required; Trees provide many benefits to us & the environment. We will talk about the many ways that trees contribute to better quality of life & which trees were believed to have magical properties. Collect leaf samples, identify which trees they are from & laminate a leaf collage to take home.

When:
August 17, 2014 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Location:
Lake Oswego Garden Center
1090 McVey Avenue
Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034
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Magical Shade Trees

$5 Pre-registration is required; Trees provide many benefits to us & the environment. We will talk about the many ways that trees contribute to better quality of life & which trees were believed to have magical properties. Collect leaf samples, identify which trees they are from & laminate a leaf collage to take home.

When:
August 20, 2014 from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Location:
SE Powell Garden Center
6025 SE Powell Blvd
Portland, Oregon 97206
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Magical Shade Trees

$5 Pre-registration is required; Trees provide many benefits to us & the environment. We will talk about the many ways that trees contribute to better quality of life & which trees were believed to have magical properties. Collect leaf samples, identify which trees they are from & laminate a leaf collage to take home.

When:
August 24, 2014 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

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