The Idaho Botanical Garden has a variety of classes to help prepare for spring, including soil preparation and planning for fresh produce with “Growing your own Groceries.” Advanced registration is required.
Continuing Education: Growing your own Groceries
Saturday, February 25; 2:00 pm at the Idaho Botanical Garden Cottage
$15 non-member; $10 Member; pre-registration required
Teresa O'Connor, co-author of "Grocery Gardening", will share her favorite fresh foods to grow in the Treasure Valley. She'll provide tips on growing produce organically and with nature in mind, along with ways to use your bounty in the kitchen.
About Idaho Botanical Garden:
Located in Boise’s Old Penitentiary Historic District, the Idaho Botanical Garden is dedicated to enhancing our community’s quality of life through fostering a love of nature and developing intellectual curiosity in people of all ages. Originally the site of the tree nursery and grounds of the State Penitentiary, the Garden is a living museum.
The Garden provides enriching garden experiences through educational programs, botanical collections, a variety of entertainment, cultural and community events in addition to providing a refreshing and inspiring year-round outdoor destination for local residents and out-of-town visitors.
Nestled at the base of the Boise Foothills, the Idaho Botanical Garden offers a beautiful location to host weddings, celebrate birthdays and private events. Each year, the Garden invites the community to a variety of events that highlight the Garden through music, art, and seasonal celebrations. Idaho Botanical Garden is located at 2355 Old Penitentiary Road, Boise, Idaho. For more information call 208-343-8649 or visit www.idahobotanicalgarden.org