, March 21, 2020

Gift Basket Raffle
Friday - Sunday, March 20-22, 2020
Tsugawa Nursery, Woodland, WA

We are raffling off a gift basket full of great items to help you get excited about spring gardening! It will contain seeds, tools, gloves, plants, fertilizer, a gift card and many other items, too numerous to list here. Receive your raffle ticket by spending $25.00; or spend $75.00 and receive three tickets!

Mid-Valley Yard, Garden & Home Show
Friday-Sunday, March 20-22, 2020
Oregon State Fairgrounds, Salem, OR

The Mid-Valley Yard, Garden & Home Show is coming to the Oregon State Fairgrounds March 20-22. See the latest in outdoor living, gardening trends, design ideas, tools for the garden and home improvement products and services. Admission is free.

Introduction to Bonsai
Saturday, March 21, 2020 • 9:00am
Tsugawa Nursery, Woodland, WA

Join us for a two hour introduction to bonsai class and learn the simple truth about growing ancient trees. Class fee: $20.00.

Developing Pollinator Habitat in the Home Garden
with Native and Non-Native Plants*
Saturday, March 21, 2020 • 10:00am-12:00pm
PCC Rock Creek, Portland, OR

Presenters: Eric Butler & Jack Shorr, Master Gardeners. Learn about ways to attract and provide habitat for a range of pollinators using both native and non-native plants. *Class is approved for one-hour MG Education Credit

Location: PCC Rock Creek Bldg. 4, Room 103, 17705 NW Springville Rd. Portland, OR 97229 and WCMGA Education Garden at PCC Rock Creek.

Bonsai Continuing Class
Saturday, March 21, 2020 • 11:00am
Tsugawa Nursery, Woodland, WA


Children's Bird Feeder Workshop
Saturday, March 21, 2020 • 11:00am-3:00pm
Tsugawa Nursery, Woodland, WA

OPEN TO ALL AGES! Bring your kids to the nursery and help them make a pine cone bird feeder. It's an easy project they can take home to feed the birds in their own backyard. FREE!

Mason Bees with Master Gardener Ron Spendel
Saturday, March 21, 2020 • 11:00am–12:00pm
Blooming Junction, Cornelius, OR

Looking to get the maximum yield out of our fruiting trees and berries? Learn how easy it is to establish and maintain a backyard mason bee colony. Master gardener Ron Spendel will discuss biology, behavior and natural history of the mason bees. *Registration for this event will close 24 hours prior to event. Event subject to cancelation if minimum number of attendees is not met. In the event of cancelation you will be notified by phone and email prior to class. Full refunds will be issued within 48 hours. Cost: $12.00.

Raised Veggie Bed Demo
Saturday, March 21, 2020 • 11:00am
Portland Nursery (Division), Portland, OR

Join Portland Nursery staff members outside as we tend our own raised vegetable beds. Get practical information on how to grow your own food at home in this informal talk with plenty of time for Q & A. Class is held outside rain or shine so dress for the weather.

Grow your Own Cut Flower Garden
Saturday, March 21, 2020 • 11:00am
Portland Nursery (Stark), Portland, OR

With Chelsea Willis of Sweet Delilah Farm. Come learn the basics of growing your own cut flower garden with Chelsea of Sweet Delilah Farm (@sweetdelilah). In this class we will discuss some of the cut flower workhorses, how to choose which flower varieties might be best for your skill level, what blooms when, and basic post-harvest care. We will also discuss basic growing skills including which blooms need support or other special tending.

Low Maintenance / High Impact Plant Design
Saturday, March 21, 2020 • 11:00am-12:00pm
Garland Nursery, Corvallis, OR

Garland’s own Landscape Architect, Lee Powell, will show you options for high impact design with minimal maintenance. Yes, it is possible to have a gorgeous landscape without spending everyday in the yard. Although you should spend alot of time in your paradise just relaxing and enjoying the beauty you will create after this class. Free.

Kid’s Club: Strawberry Explosion
Saturday, March 21, 2020 • 11:00am(G)
Saturday, March 28, 2020 • 11:00am(V)
Al’s Garden and Home, Gresham, Wilsonville(V), OR

Back by popular demand, we are planting strawberry plants in a unique container. Kids will love picking and eating their delicious red, ripe strawberries throughout the summer months. Join us to learn more about this wonderful fruit! Cost: $7.50.

Pruning Japanese Maples with Brian Tsugawa
Saturday, March 21, 2020 • 1:00pm
Tsugawa Nursery, Woodland, WA

Japanese Maples are elegant in all seasons with delicate foliage, fine Fall color and lovely branch structure. Simple pruning can help maintain and enhance their natural form, bringing out the best for Summer and Winter viewing. Join Brian as he shows you the tips and techniques to get the most from your Japanese Maple. FREE!

The Soil Food Web
Saturday, March 21, 2020 • 1:00pm
Portland Nursery (Division), Portland, OR

With Katie Davis. Soil supports life! This means your garden and all the critters that come with it. Come get a peek into the relationships between a few creatures that may be living in your garden. By learning a little about the functions within the soil food web, gardeners can start to look at how they interact with each other and with what they are growing.

Year-round Veggie Gardening: Basic
Saturday, March 21, 2020 • 1:00pm
Portland Nursery (Stark), Portland, OR

With Polly Gottesman of Pumpkin Ridge Gardens. Polly has been providing vegetables year-round to her CSA subscribers for decades, and her seminar on planning year-round gardens in our area has been a perennially popular one here. Come learn about the best timing, dependable varieties and other tips so you can garden like you eat – 12 months a year. This is the first of two classes, created for new and continuing gardeners alike, and will present the outlines of four-season gardening in the northwest.

What To Do In The Garden This Month
Saturday, March 21, 2020 • 2:00pm-3:00pm
Garland Nursery, Corvallis, OR

Joleen, knower of all things horticulture, will answer all your questions about what to do in the garden in March. This month is great for getting your spring and summer gardens planned and started. You want a bountiful and beautiful garden don’t you? Of course you do and now you’ll have all the tools you need to make it a success! Free.

Attracting Pollinators to Your Garden with Dana Rea
Saturday, March 21, 2020 • 3:00pm
Tsugawa Nursery, Woodland, WA

If you've ever wondered how to attract those ever-important birds, bees and butterflies to your garden, then let Dana point you in the right direction. She will discuss the best plants and provide the information you need to help your garden become a pollinator's paradise! FREE!

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