Happenings


Upcoming Events at Carol Watson Greenhouse


 


 

Schedule of Classes and Events 

Kale Container Garden

Wednesday,  September 17th 1:30pm -2:30pm

Wednesday,  September 17th 6:30pm -7:30pm
Create your very own, customized Kale Container.  Giant rosettes of frilly leaves ― in shades of lavender, deep rose, pink, and white ― make ornamental kales a favorite addition to the fall garden. These showy cabbage relatives tolerate cool weather and their color intensifies as the weather gets colder.  They are ideal for growing in pots to display on porches, patios, or beside entryways.  Please call 315.677.0286 to register.  Class cost: $30.00 ($7.50 registration)

 

Hypertufa Trough Planter

Saturday,  September 20th  11:00am - 12:30pm

Add a beautiful planter to your outdoor decor!  This container is great for a stone wall or to stand alone, absolutely stunning when planted with your favorite succulents.  Bring embellishments to add to your finished piece.  Please bring rubber gloves and protective clothing.  Please call 315.677.0286 to register.  Class cost: $35.00 ($7.50 registration)  **Maximum Class - 10

 

Kale Fest

Saturday and Sunday,  September 20th and 21st
It's decorative AND delicious! It's healthful AND beautiful! It's KALE, and Carol Watson Greenhouse is hosting the fourth annual Kale Festival at the greenhouse. We live in a perfect kale-growing climate! Learn how to make kale chips (and sample freshly made ones); discover our favorite kale (and other fall vegetable) recipes; learn how to use kale in arrangements and as a table decoration for the upcoming holidays. There will be cooking demonstrations, fun for the kids and more! The event is free, and we hope to see you there

 

Staghorn Fern Mounting with Terry

Wednesday,  September 24th 1:30pm -2:30pm

Wednesday,  September 24th 6:30pm -7:30pm
Create your custom Staghorn Fern mount.  Terry will guide you through mounting a Staghorn Fern onto driftwood.  Driftwood will be available for you to choose from or feel free to bring your own unique piece.   Please call 315.677.0286 to register.  Class cost: $40.00 ($7.50 registration)

 

Concrete Leaf Casting

Thursday,  September 25th 6:00pm -7:30pm

What an amazing way to preserve nature with this leaf casting water basin or leaf imprint stepping stone!  Guaranteed to please your feathered friends!  Bring along embellishments to add to your finisged piece.  Please bring rubber gloves and protective clothing.  Please call 315.677.0286 to register.  Class cost: $35.00 ($7.50 registration)  **Maximum Class - 10

 

Concrete Fire Pot

Saturday,  October 4th 11:00am - 12:00 Noon

A unique alternative to traditional candle arrangements, Hypertufa/Concrete Creation Garden Fire Pots are a great addition to your garden or tabletop!  Create a beautiful ambiance to your gathering area with a unique Fire Pot made by you!  Fire pots are great when used as a centerpieces for your table, or add the unexpected by placing throughout the garden, patio, deck or walkway!  Enjoy the glowing ambiance of the golden flames which burn smokeless and odorless for hours.  Please bring rubber gloves and protective clothing.  Please call 315.677.0286 to register.  Class cost: $40.00 ($7.50 registration)    **Maximum Class - 12

 

Indoor Succulent Garden

Wednesday,  October 8th 1:30pm -2:30pm

Saturday, October 11th 10:30am -11:30am
Create your very own Indoor Succulent Garden.  Do you long for indoor greenery, consider succulents. They are easy-to-please and survive indoor conditions with minimal effort.  Succulents can survive dry indoor environments thanks to special adaptations – fleshy leaves, thick stems or enlarged roots – that allow the plants to hoard water.  Please call 315.677.0286 to register.  Class cost: Variable depending of container and plant selection ($7.50 registration)

 

Concrete Garden Sphere

Monday,  October 13th 6:00pm -8:00pm

Wednesday,  October 15th 6:00pm -8:00pm
Let's create 3D magic for your garden!  We will measure, mix and sculpt and exciting 12 inch garden sphere.  These hollow beauties can be pigmented or stay the natural concrete look.  This is a two day class.  Please bring rubber gloves and protective clothing.  Please call 315.677.0286 to register.  Class cost: $55.00 ($7.50 registration)    **Maximum Class - 4

 

Terrarium Class

Thursday,  October 16th 1:30pm

Saturday, October 18th 10:30am
Terrariums are a beautiful, decorative element for fall and winter. Great for home, office or dorm. They are also a healthy addition to your environment, as they create oxygen. Choose a glass vessel or bring your own, and select plants. Priced according to selection. Plants are $3.50.  Please call 315.677.0286 to register.  Class cost: Variable depending of container and plant selection ($7.50 registration)

 

Dish Garden Class

Wednesday,  October 15th 1:30pm

Saturday, October 18th 11:30am
Design and plant your own miniature landscape for home or office. Choose a shallow container and miniature low light plants for an interesting , long lasting display. Priced according toselection. Plants are $3.50  Please call 315.677.0286 to register.  Class cost: Variable depending of container and plant selection ($7.50 registration)

 

 


**Note:  **Hypertufa projects must cure 14 days before transport.

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