Learn the ins and outs (and ups and downs) of propagating native plants from seed. This hands-on workshop covers basic seed physiology, seed viability, germination cues and pretreatments, and sowing and aftercare. Each student will take home a flat of seeds they’ve sown! All materials provided. Limited to 10 students.
Please read before registering:
This is an in-person workshop. To help protect our staff and community we respectfully ask that you read and follow these safety protocols:
- Wear a mask that securely covers your nose and mouth. Masks are mandatory at all times on the TPF grounds.
- Maintain a distance of at least six feet between other customers and staff.
- Do not visit if you or someone from your household is feeling sick.
- Wash/Sanitize your hands before you visit.
Tim Becker is TPF’s Director of Horticulture and a seasoned landscaper.
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.
Class repeats monthly.
This class will be held online via Zoom. A Zoom account is not required to attend. Login instructions will be included in the registration confirmation, and students will receive reminder emails starting two days before the class.
Scott Cher is TPF Adult Eduction Manager.