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Classes and Events

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 most Armstrong Garden Centers locations.

No registration needed. Simply show up ready to learn (some classes such as Make & Take classes are subject to fees and registration).

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Class- Rose Care

Saturday, May 27th at 8am

Act now to keep beautiful blooms coming all summer long. Armstrong experts will cover deadheading, feeding and general care for healthy roses.

Note: Not available at Irvine Outlet or Morena locations

Contact your store for more information

Class- Attracting Butterflies

Saturday, June 3rd at 9am

Provide a garden habitat for pollinators and you will get more flowers and larger harvests. Butterflies bring added beauty to your garden and help pollinate. Bring your backyard to life with their cheerful colors and beautiful motion. We can show you what works best for California.

Note: Not available at Morena or Irvine Outlet location

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Event- Butterfly Celebration


Saturday, June 3 All Day!

Join us for a free "nectar" beverage and sweet snack. While supplies last

Note: not available at Morena location

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Class- Growing Plumerias

Saturday, June 17th at 9am

Plumerias have arrived, and Armstrong's selection is unmatched. It's so easy to grow the Hawaiian lei flower. Learn basic care and techniques to keep your Plumeria healthy and blooming all summer.

Note: Not available at Morena or Irvine Outlet loation

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Growing Succulents & Cacti

Saturday, June 24th at 9am

Armstrong carries the best selection of architectural succulents in all shapes, colors, and textures. learn how to grow these low maintenance beauties. Perfect in a landscape, in containers or inside as a decorative accent.

Note: Not at Irvine Outlet location

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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.

Click the button below to fill in a request form 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 must 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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Contact your store for more information