April 2-28, Garden Workshops


Written by Judy Harper Category: Things To Do Issue: April 2016
Group Free

Garden Workshops
August 6-31

This month’s programs focus on bougainvillea bonsai, watering and controller programming, natural history of the creosote, succulent cylinders, moonscape photography, gourds, herb propagation and cultivation, bats, harvesting and cooking with prickly pear, best vines for the landscape, pruning trees and shrubs, glass bird feeders and small outdoor patios. Call for times, dates and registration fees. Desert Botanical Garden, 1201 N. Galvin Pkwy., Phoenix, dbg.org, 480-481-8146.

August 12
Monarch Walk Series

Guests 12 and older are invited to learn about Monarch butterfly migration patterns and why people tag them, followed by a visit to the conservatory. 10-11:30 a.m. $10. Butterfly Wonderland, 9500 E. Via de Ventura, Scottsdale, butterflywonderland.com, 480-800-3000.