Mother’s Day Build A Hypertufa Planter
Sunday,May 13th, 2018 , 1:00-3:00 Cost: $45.00, materials included
Mothers, daughters, and sons join us here at Fernwood Nursery for a class on designing and constructing your own hypertufa vessel. Hypertufa is a lightweight medium often used in molding pots, troughs, and planters. Learn the basic ingredients for a hypertufa mix and about the various forms that can be used to create unique and natural looking outdoor planters.
Come build your own, then take it home for planting!
Tea and freshly baked scones will be served.
Class limit 12 and preregistration required. Please call us at (207) 589-4726 or email us at email@example.com. You may also contact us here.
Come Learn Some Dirty Words At Fernwood Nursery
Join us at Fernwood Nursery on Sunday, May 20th, 2018 from 2:00 to 4:00 to talk about what’s in your dirt! Green sand, blood meal, and mycorrhiza are just a few of the ”dirty” words you’ll hear when we talk about soil here at Fernwood! We’ll discuss soil structure, the essential components for soil health and plant growth, and how to amend your own garden plots using organic materials that are easily sourced. Find out which animal manures do what, learn about the important minerals in your soil, and discover the benefits of green manures,. Interested in making your own potting soil? We’ll talk about this as well and…. you’ll go home with a sample bag of our own homemade potting mix (along with the recipe)!
In addition to a lively discussion about dirt, freshly baked scones and tea will be served.
Here at Fernwood, we are famous for saying “ if you want to grow good plants, grow good soil” so come join us for an informative afternoon of soil talk!
Class size is limited to 10. Please call ahead (207)589-4726 or email us to sign up at firstname.lastname@example.org Class cost is $30.00 Pre-payment is required.
Cypripediums: The Life Of Ladyslippers, Unlock The Mystery
Sunday, June 10th, 2018 from 2:00 to 4:00 $30:00 Pre-registration required, space limited
Sheep, Wool, And Scones!
Felting Workshop, Sunday, June 24th, from 1:00 to 3:00 pre-registration required, class size limited, $30.00 materials included.
Visit Fernwood Nursery where it’s not all about the plants! It’s also about a lovely flock of Bluefaced Leicester sheep, a delightful studio space, and an afternoon of learning the basic techniques of wet felting wool. Meet the flock, enjoy freshly baked scones, and get your hands wet with wool. Learn about the history of felt, the process of felting, and the many ways to use it. For more information, email us at email@example.com or call (207)589-4726
Herbal Tea Making Class, Sunday, July 1st, 2018 from 1:00 to 3:00. Please pre-register, class size limited. Class cost $60.00
Join us for an informative class on making your own tea from herbs that are gathered and grown. Learn to select, grow, harvest, and dry your own herbs, craft your own herbal tea to take home with you, and receive a selection of 3 potted herbs for your own garden. Learn the difference between an infusion and a decoction. Discover the health and medicinal benefits of some common herbs. Come and tap into your inner alchemist and make some delicious brew to take home! Tea and Lavender scones will be served, too!