Calendar

Jul
10
Fri
Ask a Horticulturist @ Online
Jul 10 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm

We miss you in the nursery! Join TPF horticulturists online for weekly native garden Q&A.

Have questions about native plant selection for your garden, watering, pruning, troubleshooting, or other landscape topics? We know many of our supporters count on our nursery team to help find answers. These regular sessions are being offered so you can bring us your questions via Zoom while we continue to socially distance. Photos and live streaming of your garden are welcome!

Class size is restricted so we can help all attendees. Ask a Horticulturist is held weekly with different members of TPF’s horticulture team.

This class will be held online via Zoom. An access code will be sent to attendees in advance of the class. A Zoom account is not required to attend.

Jul
11
Sat
Native Plant Garden Maintenance with Katherine Pakradouni @ Online
Jul 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

To maintain social distancing, this class will be held online. See below for more details.

Subjects covered in this online class include watering, fertilizing (or not), grooming, mulching, pest management and other aspects of garden maintenance. You’ll also discover how native plants respond to pruning cuts (good and bad), what we trigger with our gardening activities, and how to develop good maintenance goals.

This class will be held online via Zoom. An access code will be sent to attendees in advance of the class. A Zoom account is not required to attend.

Katherine Pakradouni is a native plant horticulturist and educator who has been growing and maintaining native plants for years through her work with Grown in LA and Theodore Payne Foundation.

Right Plant, Right Place with Scott Cher @ Online
Jul 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

To maintain social distancing, this class will be held online. See below for more details.

Knowing native habitats can help you choose the right plants for your place. This course discusses local plant communities and their conditions, as well as how to assess the conditions of your garden site, including climate, soil, sunlight and space. A valuable class for beginners and the prerequisite for our Three-Part Native Garden Design Course.

This class will be held online via Zoom. An access code will be sent to attendees in advance of the class. A Zoom account is not required to attend.

Class repeats monthly.

Scott Cher is TPF’s Adult Education Manager.

Jul
18
Sat
Irrigation Practices for Native Plant Gardens with Katherine Pakradouni @ Online
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

To maintain social distancing, this class will be held online. See below for more details.

Curious about the best ways to water your native garden? This focused one hour online class covers how, when and where to irrigate, as well as the benefits and drawbacks for overhead, drip and hand-watering equipment.

This class will be held online via Zoom. An access code will be sent to attendees in advance of the class. A Zoom account is not required to attend.

Katherine Pakradouni is a native plant horticulturist and educator who has been growing and maintaining native plants for years through her work with Grown in LA and Theodore Payne Foundation.