FREE Programs at Grow Native Nursery - Claremont

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Grow Native Nursery Claremont free workshops. 

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

OCTOBER 2017

FALL PLANTING FESTIVAL

Saturday, October 21, 2017, 10 am  to 4 am (Memebers may enter at 8 am)

It's planting time for California native plants and we're celebrating! Enjoy a huge selection of native plants and free admission to the Garden. The seasonal opening of Grow Native Nursery also includes several free lectures, including "Ethnobotanical uses of the Native Plants of California " with Nicholas Hummingbird at 11:00 am to 12:30pm and "How to Water Your Plants for Drought-Tolerant Establishment" with Carlos Ruiz at 1:00pm to 2:30pm. Lectures will be held in the Lenz Classroom. The nursery will open at 8 a.m. for RSABG members, 10 a.m. for the public, and remain open through the afternoon. Acorn Members enjoy exclusve early access to Grow Native Nursery's inventory a day eary at the pre-sale and happy hour. Upgrade your membership today! http://www.rsabg.org/join

 

NOVEMBER 2017

GNN WORKSHOP: HOW TO PLANT & WATER YOUR NATIVES

Saturday, November 4 2017 , 10 am - 11 am  

New to California native gardening or need to refresh your skills? This lecture will cover and demonstrate the initial planting techniques and proper irrigation of your new plants. Highly recommended.

 

GNN WORKSHOP: PLANTING HABITATS IN SMALL SPACES

Saturday, November 18, 10 am - 11 am  

Come learn how to utilize small spaces to replicate the habitats of centuries past. We will showcase how to develop a plant community replication in your own yard.

  

GREEN FRIDAY

Friday, November 24, 9 am - 4:30 pm    

Go Green! Get your California natives plants at great prices! Refresh your garden and be outdoors instead of in the crazy Black Friday lines.

 

 

DECEMBER 2017

UNDERSTANDING YOUR SOIL

Saturday, December 2, 10 am - 11 am  

Soil textures? Percolation? It's just dirt,right? Come to this workshop to understand the importance of the soil in your garden and how to identify different types of soils.

 

CREATING SEED BOMBS 

Saturday, December 16, 10 am - 11 am

Take back the land! Learn how to craft the art that is the seed bomb using beautiful California Native Wildflower seeds.