In the Garden

Every participant will prepare and take home a hummingbird feeder hanging basket. This "make & take" workshop is family friendly. One child age 10 and up welcome with each paid adult.

Date: Sunday, February 24
Time: 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Description: Our recent cycles of freezes and droughts have reduced natural nectar sources. In this workshop, you will learn how to grow a dozen different native plants whose flowers provide nectar for the thirsty Ruby-throated Hummingbird. Plants profiled by your instructor will include several species appropriate for a hanging basket.
Instructor: Joe Blanton
Price: $45 M / $55NM
Note: No prior knowledge of botany or ornithology required. Fee includes basket, potting mix, and 7 transplants for each registered adult. Registration is limited to 16 adults per session.
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This class is full and now closed to registration. Please contact the Houston Arboretum and Nature Center to inquire about available openings.

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Upcoming programs in this category include:

27 April

In the Garden

Designing Rain Gardens & Nature Ponds (3:00-5:00 p.m.)

11 May

In the Garden

Plant a Butterfly Feeder Hanging Basket (2:00 – 4:00 pm)