Classes

Watters holds Garden Classes FRIDAYS at 3 PM during the month of April. FREE to our gardening friends.
Each session will last approximately 1 hour.

We still encourage Social Distancing and masks if that is your preference.

We may be holding the class outside the upper Green House so come prepared for the sun 

If you can’t (or choose not to) join us in person, each Class is Livestreamed on our Watters Garden Center Facebook Page.

Like the Page to be notified when we “go live” or check back to watch at your convenience.

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Event Date

Jun 26 Sat ,2021 - Jun 26 Sat, 2021 9:30 AM-10:30 AM

Description

Best Mountain Fruit Trees and How to Plant Them Now

Have your landscape and eat it, too!  We’ll share the tips, tricks, and recipes that make for a better, healthier, and tastier landscape.   Plant experts will be on hand after the class that specializes in fruiting designs that can be eaten after planting. 

Event Date

Jul 3 Sat ,2021 - Jul 3 Sat, 2021 9:30 AM-10:30 AM

Description

Gardening for Newcomers

Newcomers in the Garden

Learn all the mountain secrets to local garden success.  This is an information-packed class guaranteed to increase garden blooms and fruit this year.  Learn about growing zones, frost dates, soils and more; you’ll know exactly what to do in the gardens after this class. FREE

Event Date

Jul 10 Sat ,2021 - Jul 10 Sat, 2021 9:30 AM-10:30 AM

Description

Plant Better Berries and Grapes

Berry, grape, fig, and pomegranate are all covered in this juicy, fast pace class. 

You will have bowls of fruit picked fresh from the gardens after this week’s class. 

Event Date

Jul 17 Sat ,2021 - Jul 17 Sat, 2021 9:30 AM-10:30 AM

Description

Avoid these Common Pests at All Cost

Hard to kill bugs like a grasshopper, blister beetle, and spider mites kill.

 

After this science-heavy class, you will know exactly what to look for and how to deal with pests and diseases in the gardens.

  

You can have a nice yard with these easy-to-use tips and a few key plant choices.

 

Frustrated gardeners will have all the tools they need to keep the garden pest-free!  

Event Date

Jul 17 Sat ,2021 - Jul 17 Sat, 2021 9:30 AM-10:30 AM

Description

Privacy Screens and Barriers

Tired of looking at the neighbor’s RV? This class shows off the best, fastest-growing plants to fill in your privacy screens! You can screen unsightly neighbors, enhance your view, or block pesky traffic and cut noise and light pollution.  Experts will be on hand to help individuals with unique situations.

Event Date

Jul 31 Sat ,2021 - Jul 31 Sat, 2021 9:30 AM-10:30 AM

Description

Edible Landscape with Trees & Berries

Have your landscape and eat it, too!

We’ll share the tips, tricks, and recipes that make for a better, healthier, and tastier landscape.

Plant experts will be on hand after the class that specializes in fruiting designs that can be eaten after planting.

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