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A Beginner Gardener’s Boot Camp

June 7, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

3-Week Workshop on Tuesdays: June 7, 14, and 21 • 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Leslie Botanical Classrooms

$75 | $60 WBG members

Are you ready to start and maintain a garden? Would you like to stop killing your plants and improve your yard? Let our horticulturists help you build your confidence through this three-session workshop that teaches gardening basics. Take the lessons from this boot camp and apply them to create a manageable, well-designed garden of your own. You will leave encouraged and prepared to apply your gardening and design skills during any season! Registration price includes access to all three sessions.


Week 1: Basics of plant growth and health, soil, nutrients, water, and sunlight

Week 2: Understanding your garden: concepts and design

Week 3: Maintaining your garden, controlling pests, and grooming




Refund Policy
Although we are unable to refund registration fees in the case of cancellation by the purchaser, the paid registration can be transferred to another student. In this case, please notify Kat Rivers at KRIVERS@WATERFRONTGARDENS.ORG or 502-276-5404 with the name of who will attend in your place. Multi-event series cannot be transferred. In the event that Waterfront Botanical Gardens cancels a class for any reason (e.g. low enrollment, instructor unavailability, natural hazard, etc.), we will attempt to reschedule the class or event. If there is no reschedule, the purchaser will be issued a full refund. Refunds are issued by check only. 
Emergency Cancellation
In the event of an emergency cancellation, the Gardens will contact registered students with a cancellation notice (always provide/maintain a current email address and phone number so that we may notify you of an emergency or cancellation). The Gardens will attempt to reschedule classes cancelled due to an emergency event if possible.


June 7, 2022
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Waterfront Botanical Gardens Site
1435 Frankfort Avenue
Louisville, KY 40206 United States