Saturday Mornings at Shooting Star Nursery

Winter/Spring 2016 Class Schedule

All classes begin at 10am and are located at the nursery unless indicated otherwise. Space is limited so please be sure to register.

A minimum of 5 attendees is needed for a class, otherwise the class may be canceled.

Saturday morning classes at Shooting Star Nursery in Central Point, Oregon include coffee and treats, plus sandbox to entertain the kids

~During classes there will also be a sandbox, treasure hunt, and some kid-friendly activities (children are still under parents' supervision) as well as hot coffee and refreshments.

*Denotes kid-friendly class. Bring your age-appropriate child for no charge.

*The Birds and the Bees: Attracting Pollinators to Your Garden

Saturday, June 04, 2016 - 10:00 am

*The Birds and the Bees: Attracting Pollinators to Your Garden

Flowers rich in pollen and nectar and their resulting seed heads are important sources of food that must be present year round to sustain a healthy population of pollinators.  Come learn about what specific perennials, grasses, shrubs, and even trees our flying friends adore to keep your garden buzzing with activity throughout the seasons. Plus we will have several forms of Milkweed available to ensure those Monarch butterflies will be visiting your yard.

Landscapers- this class qualifies for 2 hours of CEH credit

Registration fee- $10, receive free perennial


*Tips for Propagating Perennials

Saturday, June 25, 2016 - 10:00 am

*Tips for Propagating Perennials

Get a hands-on lesson from our resident horticulturist, Erik, on how to create more of your favorite perennials. June and July are good months to use techniques such as cuttings, layering, and divisions.  This will be a hands-on class where you will come away with many new skills and some new plants to bring home!

Registration fee- $10, kids free with adult, receive free perennial