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Join us for an evening of helpful tips and info presented by our Annual Plants Supervisor Sara Cooper & Perennial Plants Supervisor Amy Gauger.
We end the season just like we started it... with a party! Join us as we close out the season with free food and end-of-the-season close out specials.
Thursday, April 27th 6pm - 7pm
The Basics to a Beautiful Garden
Thursday, May 4th 6pm - 7pm
Hydrangeas for Our Climate
Thursday, May 18th 6pm - 7pm
Thursday, May 25th 6pm - 7pm
$10 per child - Please register
Happy & Healthy Soil
Saturday, May 6th 10am - 2pm
6th Annual Spring Kick-Off Party!
Hydrangea extraordinaire, Carole Kincaid will talk about what Hydrangeas grow best in our Wisconsin climate as well as how to properly maintain them.
Bluemel's marquee event marks the start of the growing season. We'll be grilling up free brats and doling out our famous Bluemel Bucks!
Thursday, May 11th 5pm - 7pm
Paint & Plant a Pot for Mom
Fun for all ages. Make mom a gift to remember! Hosted by KitscheCoo Art & Craft Shed.
Purple Cow Organics explains the importance of having soil that is rich with nutrients and biology. Learn how to improve your soil for optimum plant performance.
Straw Bale Gardening
Join Joey & Holly Baird of The Wisconsin Vegetable Gardener as they discuss how and why growing your veggies in straw bales is a growing trend.
Thursday, June 1st 6pm - 7pm
Everything You Need to Know About Roses
June is National Rose Month and what better way to honor it than to bring in the Milwaukee Rose Society to share their wealth of rose knowledge?
Thursday, June 8th 6pm - 7pm
Carole Kincaid from the Herb Society of Wisconsin will show you how to incorporate annuals, perennials, & herbs to make stunning container gardens.
Thursday, June 15th 5pm - 7pm
Paint a Birdhouse for Dad
$10 per child - Please register
Fun for all ages. Paint dad an awesome birdhouse to hang in the yard! Hosted by KitscheCoo Art & Craft Shed.
Thursday, June 22nd 6pm - 7pm
Proper Shrub Maintenance
Our shrub supplier, Mariani Nursery will be on hand to instruct you on proper shrub planting, watering, fertilizing, pruning, and overwintering.
Thursday, June 29th 6pm - 7pm
Holly Baird of The Wisconsin Vegetable Gardener will present the basics of canning your own fruits & vegetables.
Bluemel's staffer & beekeeper Mj Zvara will be introducing you to the exciting hobby of beekeeping.
Conatiner Gardening Strategies
Deer Resistant Plants
Thursday, July 6th 6pm - 7pm
Invasive Plants Study
UW-Extension Master Gardener Mary Voelker will be giving you a heads-up on what plants to watch out for as well as how you can control some of these
stubborn and annoying plants.
Thursday, July 13th 6pm - 7pm
Patio Building 101
Thursday, July 20th 6pm - 7pm
Hostas & Other Shady Characters
Glenn Herold, President of the Midwest Regional Hosta Society will be highlighting the many Hosta varieties on the market as well as many other awesome plants for shaded areas.
Thursday, July 27th 6pm - 7pm
Glenn Herold's Top 25
You simply can't go wrong with these top 25 performing plants! Presented by the President of the Midwest Regional Hosta Society, Glenn Herold.
Thursday, August 3rd 6pm - 7pm
Intro to Permaculture
Thursday, August 10th 6pm - 7pm
Building a Rain Garden
Thursday, August 17th 6pm - 7pm
Can U Can? Yes U Can!
Thursday, August 24th 6pm - 7pm
Saturday, September 16th 10am - 1pm
Fall Customer Appreciation Day
Our Landscape Department will let you in on some of the tips & techniques for building your own brick patio including planning, prep, and install.
There's nothing more frustrating and heartbreaking than discovering deer feasting on your flower or vegetable garden. Pat Roberts , UW-Extension Master Gardener will share with you the many plants that deer dislike, as well as how you can utilize them to protect your gardens.
What exactly is a rain garden? What purpose do they serve? What plants are used? UW-Extension Master Gardener Mary Voelker will explain.
Learn how to develop a garden that can be sustainable and self-sufficient as our guest permaculture enthusiast Jeremy Brown introduces the principles of a well-balanced ecosystem.