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March 2019
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Beginning Perennial Gardening

March 9, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Sugar Creek Gardens, 1011 N. Woodlawn
Kirkwood, MO 63122 United States
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Call 314-965-3070 for reservations. Tired of replanting annuals year after year? Then it's time to move to perennial gardening. In this class we will take you through the steps needed to create a successful garden. The fundamentals of soil, plant selection, light requirements, and color schemes will be discussed. This class is FREE but reservations are required. 

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Sugar Creek Gardens’ Best Spring Gardening Tips

March 19, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Sugar Creek Gardens, 1011 N. Woodlawn
Kirkwood, MO 63122 United States
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Based on Karen's Garden Calendar, a compilation of proven gardening techniques by masterful gardener Karen Collins, you'll learn great tips for spring gardening. You'll discover which varieties are in flower along with the garden practices that will produce the longest-blooming, heaviest producing plants. Hear about the problems that may be lurking and the garden chores you can expect. Soil preparation, fertilizing, dead-heading and pruning, pest and disease control, propagation and other proven techniques will be discussed. Presented by Karen Collins…

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Sugar Creek Gardens’ Best Spring Gardening Tips

March 23, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Sugar Creek Gardens, 1011 N. Woodlawn
Kirkwood, MO 63122 United States
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Based on Karen's Garden Calendar, a compilation of proven gardening techniques by masterful gardener Karen Collins, you'll learn great tips for spring gardening. You'll discover which varieties are in flower along with the garden practices that will produce the longest-blooming, heaviest producing plants. Hear about the problems that may be lurking and the garden chores you can expect. Soil preparation, fertilizing, dead-heading and pruning, pest and disease control, propagation and other proven techniques will be discussed. Presented by Karen Collins…

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Ask The Plant Doctor Q&A

March 23, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Sugar Creek Gardens, 1011 N. Woodlawn
Kirkwood, MO 63122 United States
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Are deer and bunnies eating all your hard work? Has disease turned your Phlox into a crumpled mess? How about that area that stays too wet or too darn dry? The Plant Doctor can help you at this question and answer session. Master Gardener Jan Gown will be available to answer your questions.  Jan is a member of the Missouri Botanical Gardens' Answer Service team. Missouri Botanical Gardens' and Sugar Creek's helpful handouts will be available for free.  This class is FREE and no…

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April 2019
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High Impact for Small Spaces

April 2, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Sugar Creek Gardens, 1011 N. Woodlawn
Kirkwood, MO 63122 United States
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Discover landscape ideas to maximize the impact for smaller gardens and yards. Learn about the ideal shrubs, trees and perennials, along with ideas to create a sense of uniqueness for your small spaces. This class is FREE and no reservations are required.

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High Impact for Small Spaces

April 4, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Sugar Creek Gardens, 1011 N. Woodlawn
Kirkwood, MO 63122 United States
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Discover landscape ideas to maximize the impact for smaller gardens and yards. Learn about the ideal shrubs, trees and perennials, along with ideas to create a sense of uniqueness for your small spaces. This class is FREE and no reservations are required.

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Plants That Work

April 16, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Sugar Creek Gardens, 1011 N. Woodlawn
Kirkwood, MO 63122 United States
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At this session you will hear about the perennials and shrubs that reward us with abundant blooms and luscious foliage without all the fuss. We will share with you the plants we have found to be most beautiful, tough and long lived. This class is FREE and no reservations are required.

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Stop And Smell The…

April 17, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Sugar Creek Gardens, 1011 N. Woodlawn
Kirkwood, MO 63122 United States
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At this session you will discover wonderfully fragrant perennials, shrubs, roses, and herbs. You'll see the best varieties for cutting, drying, and creating potpourri. Growing and harvesting tips will also be shared.  This class is FREE and no reservations are required.

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Plants That Work

April 18, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Sugar Creek Gardens, 1011 N. Woodlawn
Kirkwood, MO 63122 United States
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At this session you will hear about the perennials and shrubs that reward us with abundant blooms and luscious foliage without all the fuss. We will share with you the plants we have found to be most beautiful, tough and long lived. This class is FREE and no reservations are required.

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May 2019
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Tropicals and Annuals For Exotic Displays

May 1, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Sugar Creek Gardens, 1011 N. Woodlawn
Kirkwood, MO 63122 United States
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Tropical and annual plants add seasonal excitement to landscapes. This lively talk will show you how to turn your outdoor living area into an exotic paradise with these beauties. Learn the best, most colorful plants, along with attractive combinations. Plant care including watering, fertilizing, and pruning will also be discussed.  This class is FREE and no reservations are required.

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Tropicals and Annuals For Exotic Displays

May 7, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Sugar Creek Gardens, 1011 N. Woodlawn
Kirkwood, MO 63122 United States
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Tropical and annual plants add seasonal excitement to landscapes. This lively talk will show you how to transform your outdoor living area into an exotic paradise with these beauties. Learn the best, most colorful plants, along with attractive combinations. Plant care including watering, fertilizing, and pruning will also be discussed.  This class is FREE and no reservations are required.

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Beginning Perennial Gardening

May 9, 2019 @ 9:30 am
Sugar Creek Gardens, 1011 N. Woodlawn
Kirkwood, MO 63122 United States
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Tired of replanting annuals year after year? Then it's time to move to perennial gardening. In the class we will take you through the steps needed to create a successful garden. The fundamentals of soil, plant selection, light requirements, and color schemes will be discussed. This class is FREE and no reservations are required. 

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Minimal Care, Maximum Results, Superb Small Shrubs and Perennials

May 14, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Sugar Creek Gardens, 1011 N. Woodlawn
Kirkwood, MO 63122 United States
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Discover how you can have a beautiful landscape without all the work. At this session you'll hear about the small shrubs that provide exceptional impact with little or no pruning. You'll also learn about perennials that will reward you with interesting and beautiful plantings, with little or no care.  This class is FREE and no reservations are required.  

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Houseplants for Health and Happiness

May 25, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Sugar Creek Gardens, 1011 N. Woodlawn
Kirkwood, MO 63122 United States
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Houseplants do a lot more than just look pretty—they have been proven to decrease pain and stress, remove indoor pollutants, and even make us happier. This insightful talk will show you the best of these hardworking beauties that will improve your quality of life. Growing instructions, light requirements, watering, fertilizing, and pruning, will also be discussed.  This class is FREE and no reservations are required.

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June 2019
FREE

Ask The Plant Doctor Q&A

June 8, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Sugar Creek Gardens, 1011 N. Woodlawn
Kirkwood, MO 63122 United States
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Are deer and bunnies eating all your hard work? Has disease turned your Phlox into a crumpled mess? How about that area that stays too wet or too darn dry? The Plant Doctor can help you at this question and answer session. Master Gardener Jan Gown will be available to answer your questions.  Jan is a member of the Missouri Botanical Gardens' Answer Service team. Missouri Botanical Gardens' and Sugar Creek's helpful handouts will be available for free.  This class is FREE and no…

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Houseplants for Health and Happiness

June 22, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Sugar Creek Gardens, 1011 N. Woodlawn
Kirkwood, MO 63122 United States
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Houseplants do a lot more than just look pretty—they have been proven to decrease pain and stress, remove indoor pollutants, and even make us happier. This insightful talk will show you the best of these hardworking beauties that will improve your quality of life. Growing instructions, light requirements, watering, fertilizing, and pruning, will also be discussed.  This class is FREE and no reservations are required.

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Plants That Work

June 29, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Sugar Creek Gardens, 1011 N. Woodlawn
Kirkwood, MO 63122 United States
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At this session you will hear about the perennials and shrubs that reward us with abundant blooms and luscious foliage without all the fuss. We will share with you the plants we have found to be most beautiful, tough and long lived. This class is FREE and no reservations are required.

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July 2019
FREE

Enchanting Bedfellows, Exquisite Shrub and Perennial Combinations

July 6, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Sugar Creek Gardens, 1011 N. Woodlawn
Kirkwood, MO 63122 United States
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At this informative class you'll learn the plant combinations that will turn a ho-hum garden into a brilliant masterpiece, full of color, texture and fascinating forms. Discover how to combine leaf and flower colors, shapes, forms, and heights to create a beautiful harmonious look for your garden.  This class is FREE and no reservations are required.    

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Low Maintenance, Long Blooming Perennials

July 27, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Sugar Creek Gardens, 1011 N. Woodlawn
Kirkwood, MO 63122 United States
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If you enjoy the flowers but are too busy for the work, this class is for you. Learn about the showiest, longest blooming plants available that look good without all the fuss. You’ll also discover easy gardening techniques that will reduce watering and weeding. This class is FREE and no reservations are required.  

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September 2019
FREE

Overwintering Tropicals and Other Tender Plants Indoors

September 24, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Sugar Creek Gardens, 1011 N. Woodlawn
Kirkwood, MO 63122 United States
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Once we start to feel the chill in the air, we start to say goodbye to some of our blooming beauties. But wait...we can hang on to a bit of summer heaven by bringing these plants indoors. This informative talk will teach you the techniques needed to overwinter your tropicals and other tender plants. Light requirements, watering, fertilizing, and pruning, will be discussed.  This class is FREE and no reservations are required.

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