Flowers 101 - From Seed to Vase
This is a NEW virtual flower workshop! Tune in to learn the basics of growing fabulous flowers for bouquets and lovely flower arrangements.
The workshop will cover the important steps to grow your own cutting flowers - beginning with a demonstration of seed planting. Learn techniques to achieve longer stems and stronger plants using proper pinching techniques. We will discuss harvesting flowers at the proper time and care of your flowers once cut for the longest vase life. We will also demonstrate a simple flower arrangement you can make with common plant material in your yard in combination with your newly grown flowers. Don't miss this fun and informative workshop that will bring beauty to your garden and home!
Presented on August 15, 2020
Presenters: Kris Vasser and Patricia Wolfe
- How to start seeds in trays
- How to grow transplants in the garden
- How to harvest flowers for arrangements
- How to grow Cosmos, Dahlias and Zinnias
- How to arrange flowers -- tools and tricks