June

Workshop and Tour - Forest Gardening: An Edible Oasis in Your Yard

Learn how to transform landscapes into forest gardens. Explore the patterns of a native forest and learn how to mimic the ecology of a forest with plants that provide food, medicine, habitat, soil fertility, pest management and more! Learn techniques for starting small with simple...Read more

Tour - Dye Garden Tour at Chatfield Farms

Tour - Dye Garden Tour at Chatfield Farms

This class takes place at Chatfield Farms located at C470 & Wadsworth.

Denver Botanic Gardens Chatfield Farms has a dye garden full of plants that give color to natural fibers. Spend the morning touring the dye garden, learning about dye plants and how to use them...Read more

July

2018 Horticulture Garden Tour: Plains to Plains

Hike of Pawnee Buttes and Tour of High Plains Environmental Center with Panayoti Kelaidis and Jim Tolstrup

Price: $55, $49 member, includes lunch and transportation from Denver Botanic Gardens

Join Denver Botanic Gardens' Director of Horticulture Outreach Panayoti...Read more

September

Tour: Slow Flowers at The Fresh Herb Co.

Tour: Slow Flowers at The Fresh Herb Co.

Debra Prinzing of Slow Flowers leads a visit to one of Colorado's most productive and photogenic flower farms! Guests are greeted by flower farmers Chet and Kristy Anderson, owners of The Fresh Herb Co. in Longmont which is profiled in Prinzing's book, "The 50 Mile Bouquet." The Andersons lead...Read more

Tour - Urban Flower Farm Tour at CityGal Farms

Flower farmer Kimberly Burton guides a tour of CityGal Farms, her flower farm, and demonstrates how she and her crew harvest and design their signature market bouquets, seen at area farmers' markets. Learn what goes into producing these beautiful, fresh and local flowers and the secrets to a...Read more

Workshop and Tour - From Field to Bouquet

This workshop begins with a tour of Red Daisy Farm in Brighton, Colorado, led by farmer-florist Meg McGuire. See the fields and high tunnels at her historical property where a wide array of annuals, perennials, dahlias, roses and other popular cut flowers thrive. McGuire discusses how she...Read more