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Join us all throughout the year and learn tips to help you to succeed in your garden; whether you are a true green thumb or just getting started, we offer a wider variety of classes to grow your knowledge!


Free Garden Classes are held at all Armstrong Garden Centers locations.

No registration needed. Simply show up ready to learn.

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Santa Barbara Wreath Make N’ Take - $30

Santa Barbara Wreath imageSunday, November 30th at 9am & Wednesday, December 3rd at 3pm

Bring the welcoming, authentic spirit of stylish Old California to your front door with a glorious Santa Barbara wreath.

We will supply the natural fir wreath, florist wire and provide eucalyptus—seeded and silver dollar clippings. A Santa Barbara wreath should look like its components came from a garden. It should also reflect your likes and personality. 

 

Come learn how easy it is to make a beautiful wreath using live materials. It’s a fun class to share what’s in your garden with fellow classmates.

Fee: $30 payable day of the class, Class size limited.

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Poinsettia Planter

Poinsettia Planter Class at ArmstrongSunday, December 7th at 9am & Wednesday, December 10th at 3pm

Nothing says Christmas like the rich, velvety red of poinsettias. We’ll show you how to combine complementary plants for beautiful, long-lasting Poinsettia Planters for porches, patios and courtyards.

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Rose Pruning

Rose Pruning Class in CaliforniaSaturday, December 27th at 9am

We'll demystify rose pruning with our class and demonstration. Learn how pruning keeps plants healthy and promotes lots of gorgeous blooms.

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Fruit Tree Pruning

Fruit Tree Pruning Class at ArmstrongSunday, December 28th at 10am

Pruning fruit trees is easy once you understand the basics. We'll demonstrate the simple principles. (Citrus pruning is covered in our Citrus Care class later in Spring.)

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Garden Talks

Armstrong Garden Centers has garden experts that can come speak to your organization or group on nearly any garden topic from waterwise gardening to planting a container garden.

Please fill in your information below to get started, once we can confirm your preferred date an associate from your nearest Armstrong Garden Centers store will contact you to finalize. Garden talk locations much be within 5 miles from a Armstrong Garden Centers location and we ask that there be at least 12 people in attendance.

If you have any other questions please send us a note on our contact page or get in touch with your local Armstrong.

 

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