Planning your garden blooms for maximum beauty, habitat and pollinator attractions is a tricky business. Let our staff teach you winning plant combinations for every season. We will cover design principles, and how to create a garden color palette that builds a cohesive yet dynamic aesthetic throughout the year.
Native Plant School Winter 2022 Schedule (all classes are online):
- Jan 27 | 7 pm – Site Analysis to Guide Planting Decisions with Scott Vogt
- Feb 10 | 7 pm – Rethinking Native Plant Maintenance with Scott Vogt
- Mar 3 | 7 pm – Seasons of Color with Katie Schmidt
- Mar 24 | 7 pm – Nativars, Cultivars and Adaptables, oh my! with Brad Guhr
The Dyck Arboretum of the Plains offers numerous workshops that encourage the use of native plants in landscaping. Native plants are drought tolerant, ornamental, and provide food and shelter to wildlife. A landscape rich with native plants can be enjoyed for its beauty and the wealth of birds and pollinators it attracts.