These Virtual Workshops will be taking place in the comfort of your own home. We will be hosting you from our home in the Garden Center.
You will receive a Zoom link 1 day before the scheduled workshop and 1 hour before.
Make sure you have downloaded the Zoom App.
Options for how you receive your Workshop Kit:
Delivery to your home, or Curbside pickup at our Potomac location.*
*TBD about limited in-person workshops.
FREE information workshops have no Kit.

 

 

September….

 

Fall Gardening Do’s and Don’ts

Saturday, September 11th 10am 

FREE

Hosted by Kelly & Rachel

Wonder what you should be doing in your garden this fall season? What should you be planting that is cool-weather tolerant? When and what to fertilize? Pruning? Dividing? Kelly will guide you in how to conquer the fall garden.

 

Living Fences

Saturday, September 25th 10am

FREE

Hosted by Tim & Matt (Landscape Designers) & Rachel

Thinking about a little more privacy between you and your neighbor?  Considering a living fence with evergreen trees or shrubs?  Get expert guidance from Tim & Matt, Good Earth’s very own Landscape Designers on what options you have for this project. 

 

Fall Lawn Care Workshop

Sunday, September 26th 10am

FREE

Hosted by Nancy & Rachel

Fall lawn care has many benefits.  Warm soil, cooler temperatures and occasional rainfall makes the perfect time to get your lawn in great shape.  This workshop will walk you through the steps you should take now to acquire a beautiful lawn next spring.  Are you wondering about the new Montgomery County laws concerning pesticide use?  We’ll be able to shed some light on that topic, as well.

 

October….

 

Fall Container Workshop

Sunday, October 3rd 10am 

$69 kit delivered

$59 kit in person (limited attendance held outdoors) or curbside pick-up

Hosted by Karen & Rachel

Nothing says “fall” like cool-weather plants, such as chrysanthemums, pansies, and ornamental cabbages.  But those are only the beginning of the annuals and perennials you can use to create a stunning fall container.  Learn what plants are right for your conditions, and get ready to get your hands dirty, too.  Invite a friend!  Be sure to bring your own garden gloves.

 

Fee per kit includes a 16” container, potting medium, and plants to create a lovely Fall container, designed and planted by you!

 

 

Succulent Pumpkin Workshop

Sunday, October 17th 10am 

$49 kit delivered

$39 kit in person (limited attendance held outdoors) or curbside pick-up

Hosted by Kelly & Karen & Rachel

We love succulents and we love pumpkins!  We’ll put them together to create an incredibly unique centerpiece for the autumn season.  When the pumpkin begins to fade, you can transplant the succulents to enjoy them for years to come.  Be sure to bring your own garden gloves.

 

Fee per kit includes a pumpkin, sphagnum moss, and succulent plants to create a lovely fall centerpiece, designed and planted by you!

 

 

November….

 

Putting the Garden to Bed Workshop

Saturday, November 13th 10am

FREE

Hosted by Karen & Kelly & Rachel

What can we do in our gardens now to prepare them for winter, and make spring clean-up that much easier?  This workshop will outline the steps you need to take to put your garden to bed, and learn tricks to help tender plants survive harsh winter temperatures.

 

Go Vertical: How to Make a Houseplant Totem

Sunday, November 14th 10am

FREE

Hosted by Karen & Kelly & Rachel

Train your houseplant to behave and look phenomenal as a totem. One of the up and coming trends for houseplants are taking your trailing plants and wrapping them around thick stakes, such as totems. This helps provide structure for plants like the swiss cheese philodendron, philodendron cordatum, pothos, and even the big Monstera that is known to become top heavy. 

 

 

December….

 

Winter Container Garden Workshop 

Sunday, December 5th 10am (will not exceed 90 min)

$69 kit delivered

$59 kit (limited attendance held indoors) or curbside pick-up

Hosted by Kelly & Karen & Rachel

Winter can certainly limit your plant choices with cooler weather, but we know how to make the most of it! We will show you some alternative options for creating beautiful winter containers that will look great all winter long. Join us for our Annual Winter Container Garden Workshop. 

 

Fee per kit includes a 16” container, potting medium, plants, greens and decorations to create a lovely winter garden, designed and planted by you!

 

 

Winter Wreath Workshop 

Sunday, December 5th 11am (will not exceed 90 min)

$69 kit delivered

$59  (limited attendance held indoors) or curbside pick-up

Hosted by Kelly & Karen & Rachel

Create your own fresh greens wreath this holiday season. We will show you step-by-step how to decorate your wreath using natural and festive trimmings. Join us for our Annual Winter Wreath Garden Workshop.

 

Fee per kit includes a fresh greens wreath and decorations to create a lovely winter wreath, designed and created by you!