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Gifts from the Garden—A Fall Decorating Workshop

Illustration by UC Master Gardener Diana Blasingame
Illustration by UC Master Gardener Diana Blasingame

Let us inspire your creativity, and share our love of growing herbs, succulents and bulbs all in one fun-filled morning.

At this workshop you will make a colorful fall table centerpiece with a pumpkin topped with succulents.  You'll also make hankie sachets using lavender and lemon verbena.  Master Gardeners will share with you how easy it is to grow herbs and succulents in your own garden.

All the materials you need will be provided. 

Saturday, October 22, 2016
8 AM - Noon
UC Cooperative Extension Auditorium
4145 Branch Center Road (directions)
Sacramento, CA 95827

$25.00 per person.  Ages 13 or older, please.

For questions, call (916) 875-6719.

Agenda for the morning:

8:00 — Check-in and Continental Breakfast

8:15 — Welcome and Introductions

You'll make these. <br>Click to enlarge.
You'll make these.
Click to enlarge.

8:30 — How to Grow and Use Lavender

8:45 — How to Grow and Use Lemon Verbena

9:00 — How to Grow Forcing Bulbs for Indoor Bouquets

9:15 — Make Sachet Hankies

10:00 — Break and shopping!  (checks/cash only)

10:30 — How to Grow and Propagate Succulents

11:00 — Create a Pumpkin/Succulent Centerpiece

11:50 — Evaluations and Wrap-up


4145 Branch Center Road, Sacramento, CA 95827       Master Gardener Phone:  916.876.5338             Fax:  916.875.6233

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