Programs at Grow Native Nursery - Claremont

GNN Claremont website image PhaceliaGrow Native Nursery in Claremont offers both free and for fee educational programs and workshops for the public. Please note the location:

Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden
1500 North College Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711

 

JULY 2015

Gardening for Pollinators

Saturday, July 11, 10 - 11 a.m.  Click here to register

Learn about flower preferences, design techniques, and maintenance tips for a successful pollinator garden. Taught by April Garbat, landscape designer (and communications specialist at RSABG). Free, but please RSVP.

 

AUGUST 2015

Seed Collecting for the Home Gardener

Saturday, August 8, 10 - 11 a.m.  Click here to register

Learn how to collect, store, and sow several types of California native plants' seeds. Taught by Anthony Perez, propagation intern. Free, but please RSVP. 

 

SEPTEMBER 2015

Fall Plant Preview

Saturday, September 19, 10 - 11 a.m.  Click here to register

Antonio Sanchez will discuss several special plants that will be for sale at our annual fall opening (October 3, 2015), including how to grow them and why you might want them in your garden. Free, but please RSVP.   

 

OCTOBER 2015

Fall Planting Festival

Saturday, October 3, 10 - 11 a.m.  

The seasonal opening of Grow Native Nursery with free lectures, including "How to Plant Your New Plants" and "How to Water Your Plants for Drought-Tolerant Establishment".

 

Water-wise Groundcovers

Saturday, October 17, 10 - 11 a.m.  Click here to register

Replacing your lawn? Learn about California native plants that make great groundcovers for sun or for shade. Free, but please RSVP.

 

NOVEMBER 2015

How to Plant and How to Water Your Native Plants

Saturday, November 7, 10 - 11 a.m.  Click here to register

Gain the skills you need to successfully establish your native plants. Learn how to properly plant natives and how to appropriately water them once they are in the ground. Free, but please RSVP.

 

Creating Hedges and Screens with Native Plants

Saturday, November 21, 10 - 11 a.m.  Click here to register

Antonio Sanchez will discuss several special plants that will be for sale at our annual fall opening (October 3, 2015), including how to grow them and why you might want them in your garden. Free, but please RSVP.  

 

DECEMBER 2015

How to Plant and How to Water Your Native Plants

Saturday, December 5, 10 - 11 a.m.  Click here to register

Gain the skills you need to successfully establish your native plants. Learn how to properly plant natives and how to appropriately water them once they are in the ground. Free, but please RSVP.  

 

GNN Claremont website image PhaceliaGrow Native Nursery in Claremont offers both free and for fee educational programs and workshops for the public. Please note the location:

Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden
1500 North College Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711

 

JULY 2015

Gardening for Pollinators

Saturday, July 11, 10 - 11 a.m.  Click here to register

Learn about flower preferences, design techniques, and maintenance tips for a successful pollinator garden. Taught by April Garbat, landscape designer (and communications specialist at RSABG). Free, but please RSVP.

 

AUGUST 2015

Seed Collecting for the Home Gardener

Saturday, August 8, 10 - 11 a.m.  Click here to register

Learn how to collect, store, and sow several types of California native plants' seeds. Taught by Anthony Perez, propagation intern. Free, but please RSVP. 

 

SEPTEMBER 2015

Fall Plant Preview

Saturday, September 19, 10 - 11 a.m.  Click here to register

Antonio Sanchez will discuss several special plants that will be for sale at our annual fall opening (October 3, 2015), including how to grow them and why you might want them in your garden. Free, but please RSVP.   

 

OCTOBER 2015

Fall Planting Festival

Saturday, October 3, 10 - 11 a.m.  

The seasonal opening of Grow Native Nursery with free lectures, including "How to Plant Your New Plants" and "How to Water Your Plants for Drought-Tolerant Establishment".

 

Water-wise Groundcovers

Saturday, October 17, 10 - 11 a.m.  Click here to register

Replacing your lawn? Learn about California native plants that make great groundcovers for sun or for shade. Free, but please RSVP.

 

NOVEMBER 2015

How to Plant and How to Water Your Native Plants

Saturday, November 7, 10 - 11 a.m.  Click here to register

Gain the skills you need to successfully establish your native plants. Learn how to properly plant natives and how to appropriately water them once they are in the ground. Free, but please RSVP.

 

Creating Hedges and Screens with Native Plants

Saturday, November 21, 10 - 11 a.m.  Click here to register

Antonio Sanchez will discuss several special plants that will be for sale at our annual fall opening (October 3, 2015), including how to grow them and why you might want them in your garden. Free, but please RSVP.  

 

DECEMBER 2015

How to Plant and How to Water Your Native Plants

Saturday, December 5, 10 - 11 a.m.  Click here to register

Gain the skills you need to successfully establish your native plants. Learn how to properly plant natives and how to appropriately water them once they are in the ground. Free, but please RSVP.  

 

Past workshops

 

JANUARY 2015

Sowing, Seeding and Planting

Saturday, January 24, 10 - 11 a.m.  Click here to register

Learn proper planting techniques (for a variety of plant types) for a successful native plant garden. Free, but please RSVP.

 

FEBRUARY 2015

Design Details: Plant Pairings

Saturday, February 28, 10 - 11 a.m.  Click Here to Register

An illustrated discussion of color and texture pairings for designs striking or soothing, traditional or contemporary. Free, but please RSVP.

 

MARCH 2015

California Native Sage Festival at RSABG (free with standard Garden admission or membership)

Saturday, March 28, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Various lectures and workshops will be offered at the second annual California Native Sage Festival. Stay tuned for more details!

 

APRIL 2015

Container Gardening with Native Plants

Saturday, April 25, 10 - 11 a.m.  Click Here to Register

Care tips for native plants in pots, perfect for patio & balcony gardens, or for adding interest to larger spaces. Free, but please RSVP.

 

MAY 2015

Summer Color with Native Plants

Saturday, May 23, 10 - 11 a.m.  Click Here to Register

Water-wise California native plants for summer seasonal interest. Free, but please RSVP.