Classes

MAKE IT & TAKE IT CLASSES
All materials supplied!
Classes held outdoors if sunny, inside the greenhouse in bad weather.  Bring your family & friends.  Groups & children welcome!

Call for more information or to sign up: (856) 767-3343  
or email us at:  pope@popesgardens.com
 

Spring Blooming Perennial Planter:   
Saturday, March 18 or 25, 2017   10AM   $30

There are so many great early blooming perennials; Woodland Phlox, cascading silver Cerastium, English Daisies, Lamium & Primrose; and they all look & grow beautifully together.  Choose from an assortment of sun or shade perennials.  Learn how to make this attractive planter, and then take it home with you & place outside. Yes, even in March! They are perennials – they like cool March weather! This class is always a favorite, so sign up early!

Container Herb Garden: 
Saturday, April 1 or 8, 2017    10AM     $30

Make your own container herb garden.  All herbs & materials needed will be supplied.
Bring a friend and settle in for a fun and aromatic activity. Choose your favorite herbs for your planter;  then cut, use & dry them all summer long!  Choose from soothing lavender, pungent rosemary, spearmint for your mojitos, or exotic chocolate mint, in addition to many other fragrant and useful herbs.

Hummingbird or Butterfly Container Garden:
Saturday, June 3 or 10, 2017  10AM  $30

How can I attract hummingbirds & butterflies to my garden?  We'll show you which plants & flowers attract both and why; then you'll plant them up into an attractive container and take it home with you to enjoy. Your container will help attract these flying beauties to your own garden all summer.

Starting A Perennial Garden
Saturday, June 17 or 24, 2017  10AM  $20
This class will teach all the basics of starting a new perennial garden.  Do I need sun or shade plants? How many of each do I plant?  Which plants go in the back of the garden, and why?  Am I allowed to plant annuals in a perennial garden?  We'll answer all these questions and any others, while showing you a good selection of sun & shade perennials, and how to plant them in your garden.  Bring your gardening friends, for a fun and informative class.

Fall Container Class
Saturday, September 2 or 9, 2017   10AM  $30

Join us for this class which shows which fall blooming plants can be planted together for a great container that will bloom through the fall months!  Choose from asters, mums, flowering cabbage, and other fall bloomers.  Add a pumpkin and cornstalks, and your fall decorations will be complete!

 

 IF YOU'RE A GARDEN CLUB, A GROUP OF AVID GARDENERS, OR A CLASS TRIP, JUST GIVE US A CALL.  IF WE CAN SCHEDULE SOMETHING CUSTOM FOR YOU, WE WILL!  ADVANCE NOTICE IS NECESSARY, AND WE APOLOGIZE, BUT THE MONTH OF MAY IS ALWAYS TOO BUSY FOR US FOR CUSTOM CLASSES.