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Edible Gardening for Small Spaces Series


Edible Gardening for Small Spaces Series

Delaware Center for Horticulture

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June 13, 2018 at 6:00 PM
Occurs 1 more time through Aug 8 View All Dates
Sponsored By:
Delaware Center for Horticulture
$20 Members, $30 Non-Members.
Family Focused

Join DCH, New Castle Conservation District staff, and Delaware Cooperative Extension to grow and learn together through an entire season! Classes are designed for a beginner, but seasoned gardeners will walk away with new knowledge, too. Families are welcome, and a separate area for children's activities will be provided. Each class is $20 Members, $30 Non-Members. Community gardeners can register for a discounted rate. All classes are held at DCH. For details, contact Ruth Arias, Community Gardens Liaison.

Small Spaces Series: Planning Your Garden

Wednesday, January 24, 6 - 8 p.m.

Put together a realistic plan for your life and landscape, including understanding your space, selecting and purchasing the right seeds, and how to start growing your plants.

Small Spaces Series: All About Soil

Wednesday, February 21, 6 - 8 p.m.

Healthy soil is the key to healthy, prosperous plants. Learn how to complete and understand the results from a soil test, the components of soil, and how to select the best soil mix for your situation.

Small Spaces Series: Growing, Enjoying, and Preserving Herbs

Wednesday, March 28, 6 - 8 p.m.

Discover how to grow common herbs and how to properly dry, preserve, and store them to enjoy year-round.

Small Spaces Series: Pests, Weeds, and Water

Wednesday, June 13, 6 - 8 p.m.

Get prepared to manage the hot, weedy, buggy part of the season, including common insect and disease damage, weeds, and moisture.

Small Spaces Series: Harvesting and Preserving

Wednesday, August 8, 6 - 8 p.m.

Learn when to pick, what to refrigerate, and safe preservation techniques from canning to drying. Bring surplus produce to share with one another!


1810 North Dupont Street
Wilmington, DE 19806