Garden Workshops

Attend one our many workshops for 2017. Come out and be inspired!

Come and join us at Plant Paradise Country Gardens for fun and informative gardening workshops. Whether you are a novice or expert gardener, our on-going educational programming allows us to share our expert knowledge with you. Printed handouts are available at every workshop for future reference. Complimentary tea & coffee are available. Workshops are free, but registration is required.

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Dividing Perennials

In this outdoor workshop, Lorraine Roberts (co-owner of Plant Paradise Country Gardens) will demonstrate “hands-on” many different techniques for dividing perennials. Saturday April 15 – 10:00am.  Register here.

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Creating Continuous Bloom in the Perennial Garden

In this colourful PowerPoint presentation Lorraine Roberts will highlight some of the best long-blooming perennials that will create the foundation for creating a garden of continuous bloom. Saturday April 22 – 10:00am. Register here

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Sensational Shade Perennials

With years of trialing & growing shade perennials in the botanical gardens at Plant Paradise we can recommend the real winners so that it saves you time, money and transforms your garden into a beautiful oasis. Saturday April 29 – 10:00am  Register here

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Living Wall Gardening

Learn the steps to create your very own indoor/outdoor living wall planter. Ornamental or edible gardening is possible with the new wall containers we have available this year. Get creative, pick your own plants…the possibilities are endless to start growing vertically. Lorraine shows you how easy it is. Saturday May 6 – 10:00am. Register here.

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Spectacular Plant Combinations

In this very popular PowerPoint presentation, Lorraine Roberts will demonstrate how to create beautiful perennial combinations from an artist’s perspective. To inspire you, she will be highlighting techniques and photos from her new book, Spectacular Plant Combinations for the Perennial Garden. Saturday May 13 –  10:00am Register here

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Creating a Pollinator Garden

The ‘buzz word’ in gardening these days is pollinator plants. Bees, butterflies and beneficial insects – learn how to choose plants that will feed them and keep them coming back for more. Saturday May 20 – 10:00am Register here