Events

Oct
15
Sat
Fall Patio Pot Workshop @ City Floral Greenhouse
Oct 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Fall Patio Pot Workshop @ City Floral Greenhouse | Denver | Colorado | United States

Fall in a pot! Bring fall color to your porch or patio with a seasonal patio pot. Learn how to combine the plant choices available during fall and put together a patio pot that welcomes the season. We will use cold hardy choices like pansies and kale, bulbs and selected perennials, with accents of branches, berries, plumes or pods. Work with our experts as we share ideas and demonstrate some color and texture combinations. Class fee includes all materials to create a 12″ patio pot. Take home a new planter and inspiration for fall decorating in the garden.

Workshop Fee $50

Oct
22
Sat
Houseplant How-To @ City Floral Greenhouse
Oct 22 @ 2:00 pm
houseplant-class-smFrost has arrived and now it’s time to garden indoors. So what will you grow? Come to City Floral for a short course in success. We’ll talk about how to bring garden and patio plants indoors for the winter. And how to select among all the tropical, exotics and succulent houseplants to find just the right plant for the right place in your home. Learn the basics of plant care, watering, disease and pest control, and potting.
 
Surround yourself with green and flowering plants that will brighten your spirits through the shorter darker days. Freshen the air in your home with houseplants until spring arrives and we open the windows again. Plants in our homes do more than look pretty; they lift our spirits through the fall and winter and clean the air too. Come see the variety of plants, learn how to select the right ones for you, and how to care for them.
FREE class
Nov
6
Sun
Kokedama Workshop: Make A Moss Ball Plant @ City Floral Greenhouse & Garden Center
Nov 6 @ 2:00 pm

kokedama fernsKokedama. You see them in the trendiest places lately – stylish hanging plants growing in moss-covered balls. They are quirky and intriguing. How are they made? How do you take care of them?  In this workshop you will learn the answers and make a kokedama to take home. $35.00 fee includes plants, soil, moss, string and tons of information.

Click here to register.

Nov
13
Sun
Fall Blooming Basket Workshop @ City Floral Greenhouse
Nov 13 @ 2:00 pm

fall-basket-2Fill a basket with the colors and flowers of fall. Learn how to put together a beautiful combination of foliage and flowers, and embellish your basket with fall accent materials. Our experts will share ideas and demonstrate some color and texture combinations. Take home a terrific basket and new inspiration for seasonal decorating at your home. Class fee includes all materials to create a colorful basket to welcome the arrival of fall days.

 

Register soon! If there are less than 5 registrations, the workshop will be cancelled.

Workshop Fee: $45

 

Nov
19
Sat
Orchids 101 @ City Floral Greenhouse
Nov 19 @ 1:00 pm

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Orchids are surprisingly easy to grow, even in the dry climate of Colorado. Fill your home with these graceful and elegant flowers. Learn about the different types of orchids and how to grow them. We’ll cover plant selection, potting and mounting, watering, fertilizing, and care so you will grow plants that bloom and rebloom.

Free Class

Nov
20
Sun
Thanksgiving Floral Centerpiece Workshop @ City Floral Greenhouse
Nov 20 @ 2:00 pm
thanksgiving-centerpiece-justin-snow-flickr-ccbyna2-0Create a centerpiece for your Thanksgiving table. We have all the colors of fall ready for you to make something beautiful for the holiday. Workshop fee includes container, foliage and flowers, trims, and wonderful design coaches!
Completed centerpieces can be placed in our cold storage for pick up on Wednesday, November 23.
Workshop Fee $50. Sign up soon! Space is limited.
 
Photo: Justin Snow/Flickr/CC-by-SA2.0
Mar
18
Sat
Seed Starting Class @ City Floral Garden Center
Mar 18 @ 2:00 pm

tomato seedlingGet a jump start on your vegetables this year. Learn when and how to start vegetable seeds indoors for transplanting into the garden later this spring. We will cover basic seed starting information including sowing dates, types of seeds and supplies, seed treatments, germination processes, seedling diseases, and preparing the seedlings to go outdoors. Techniques for sowing seed directly in the garden are also covered. Registration $25.00. At the end of the class you will receive a $10.00 gift card to use on seed selections and supplies.

 

Apr
1
Sat
Beekeeping Basics: Creating Your Own Hive @ City Floral Garden Center
Apr 1 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

bees on asterHave you always wanted to keep honey bees, but aren’t sure how to get started? Then this is the class for you! Steve Lechner of Busy Bee Farm in Larkspur, CO, will cover everything you need to know from day one through the first full year of your bee keeping adventure. Seminar will cover housing, handling, harvesting, equipment, common problems, benefits, and all the other questions you might have about your hive. Sign up now, class space is limited.  Click here to register. Last time we sold out of space for this class, so sign up early!

What you will need to do:

  • Sign up for the class at City Floral Greenhouse and pay the registration fee of $50/Individual, $65/Couple. (You can also do a phone registration with a credit card by calling the store at 303-399-1177.
  • Keep your receipt, this will be your pass into the class.
  • Bring a copy of Beekeeping for Dummies with you. This is recommended, but not required.
  • Bring a notepad and pencil to keep notes.
  • Come hungry; lunch is provided!

We require a minimum of 5 people to sign up for the seminar by 4 pm on Thursday, March 30.  If this quota is not met, the class will be postponed and we will email you. Cancellations must be made no later than 4 pm, Thursday, March 30. You can sign up for the class until it starts on Saturday, April 1, but spaces are limited to 15 people. Please retain your receipt for record of payment and for refund if needed.

 

Oct
21
Sat
Planting Fall Bulbs for Spring Bloom @ City Floral Greenhouse
Oct 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join us for an interactive spring bulb class!

Fun for all ages and a great way to spend the morning with the family! Learn about all the different bulbs you plant in the fall: Tulips, Daffodils, Hyacinths, and more.

We will answer all your questions and introduce you to many more unique varieties that you can only find at our local, independent garden center.

The class is FREE. We have a huge selection of bulbs at great prices available for you to take home and practice what you learn!

Nov
24
Fri
36th Annual Holiday Open House @ City Floral Greenhouse
Nov 24 – Nov 26 all-day

Keeping the tradition alive, the winter selection will include all the favorites: cyclamen, poinsettias, amaryllis, fresh wreathes, roping and evergreen boughs. Everything is 15% off in the store and gift shop for the entire weekend, with some exclusions. There will also be custom wreath decorating available.

Hot chocolate, hot cider, and light refreshments will be served.

*Please note that Christmas trees will be excluded from the 15% discount.