• Events & Seminars

    Events & Seminars

    The Big Tomato Event

    by  • July 21, 2016 • Events & Seminars, In the Garden, In the Greenery, In the Pantry

    Join us for 3 Tomato-y events on July 30th, 2016.

    10am Preserving Tomatoes

    073016 SM_178 web click thruSpeaker: Adria, The Greenery’s Certified Preserving Expert
    Join Adria as she demonstrates how easy it is to preserve your own tomatoes including tomato sauce and beyond! Using her knowledge she will discuss proper preserving techniques for dehydrating, canning and freezing tomatoes and practical uses for your preserved tomato products. Copies of recipes included! Prior registration is requested. Reserve your seat here. (more…)

    Gardening with Less Water

    by  • March 16, 2016 • Annuals & Perennials, California Friendly, drought, Events & Seminars, In the Garden, In the Orchard, Trees

    Looking for some tips on Gardening in drought? The Greenery will be offering several seminars to help, this Spring! We recommend: Cultivating Healthy Soil on March 26th at 1:30pm Growing Low Water Use Plants on April 16th at 10am Irrigation Practices for Water Restrictions on April 16th at 1:30pm California Native Plant Society chat...

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    Join Us for a Seminar on Japanese Maples

    by  • March 16, 2016 • Events & Seminars, In the Greenery

    Saturday, April 23rd 10:00 a.m.

    Cost: $3 per person at the door

    Speaker: Paul Jones, Japanese Maple Enthusiast

    Paul will be covering many topics including proper pruning, fertilizing, planting, watering and site selection. He will also be showing  and selling unique and hard to find varieties. There will be time for questions and answers as well. It’s a beautiful time to select and plant a maple!

    To assist us in planning, please reserve your seat in advance. Click here to register.

    The Greenery welcomes Farmer Fred!

    by  • September 24, 2015 • California Friendly, drought, Events & Seminars

    With the drought possibly stretching into the 5th year, gardeners are seriously reconsidering their landscapes. The Greenery has invited Fred Hoffman, aka. Farmer Fred to speak about gardening during the drought!

    101015 SocialMedia canvaFREE Drought Fighting Tools Seminar on Saturday, October 10th at 10am

    Speaker: Farmer Fred; aka Fred Hoffman radio personality, author, blogger on farmerfred.com, Farmer Fred Rant Blog Page and Get Growing with Farmer Fred Facebook page.

    Informative Seminar. Keeping your plants alive and healthy during a drought involves more than just choosing the “right plant for the right place”. Knowing when to water, how  to water, and how much (or, how little) to water is critical for managing your water bill, as well as your plants. This talk will feature an overview on how to use soil moisture meters and measuring devices, drip irrigation systems, soaker hoses, as well as intelligent sprinkler control systems. Also, how to keep your trees and shrubs alive while letting your nearby lawn die. Proudly sponsored by Kelloggs Garden Products.

    Seats are limited and this is a popular event. Click here to reserve your seat now.