Our York Street gardens will close at 3 p.m. on Aug. 15 for a concert. More early closings.

August

Workshop - Aperitifs & Digestives: Herbal Concoctions for Cocktail Parties

Learn recipes for making herbal drink concoctions inspired by the aromatics of the mountain woods. Experience the essence of osha, fir, pine, rose, aspen and more. Discuss the tradition of drinking herbal aperitifs and digestives -- where the practice started and the logic behind it -- and then...Read more

Workshop - Carnivorous Plant Terrarium

Workshop - Carnivorous Plant Terrarium

Denver Botanic Gardens' Senior Horticulturist Tamara Kilbane leads an introduction to carnivorous plants that includes their trapping mechanisms, growth habits and care requirements. Participants create a carnivorous plant terrarium to take home. Price: $76, $70 member Instructor: Tamara Kilbane...Read more

Workshop - Kokedama

Kokedama is a Japanese bonsai art that produces a plant growing out of a ball of moss that can be hung or displayed in a dish. Learn about kokedama, how to create the unique clay-soil mixture at the heart of the ball, how to care for them and then make two kokedama to take home.

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September

Workshop - Beauty of Pressed Flowers

Discover how to collect and preserve summer flowers and fall leaves for use in creating floral masterpieces. Learn the best flowers to grow and how to press for optimal color, durability and longevity. Participants make beautiful bookmarks, cards, a dipped candle and a floral votive container...Read more

Workshop - Edible Flower Feast

Experience a sensory feast as we explore the delectable world of edible flowers.

Learn how to safely grow, harvest and use flowers for tasty and beautiful culinary creations. Discover how to candy flowers and herbs for elegant garnishes. Enjoy a luncheon of Herb Blossom Canapés,...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

Workshop - Old Becomes New - Macramé Plant Hangers

Macrame is all the rage in home décor. Learn several fundamental knotting techniques to create a customizable plant hanger. Use these knots in the future to craft wall hangings or other plant hanger designs. A plant, container and all materials to fashion your plant hanger are included....Read more

Workshop - Out of the Shadows- Courageous and Rebellious Acts of Herbalism

Herbal medicine is often considered alternative or controversial in the U.S. However, the practice is regaining popularity and recognition. Learn about plant remedies that cultivate courage and action and highlight the teachings and influential teachers of Western herbal medicine. Medicinal...Read more

Workshop - Kokedama

Kokedama is a Japanese bonsai art that produces a plant growing out of a ball of moss that can be hung or displayed in a dish. Learn about kokedama, how to create the unique clay-soil mixture at the heart of the ball, how to care for them and then make two kokedama to take home.

Price...Read more