Saturday Mornings at Shooting Star Nursery

Fall 2019 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 gardening classes at Shooting Star Nursery in Central Point, Oregon includes coffee, snacks, and sandbox to entertain the kids

~During classes there will also be a sandbox for the kids, coffee and refreshments (children are still under parents' supervision).

If you must cancel after registering, no refunds will be issued, a credit will be made to be used at the nursery.

Upcoming events

28
Sep
2019

*The What, How’s and Why’s of the Fall Garden

09-28-2019 10:00 am
$15 or $25 per couple
*The What, How’s and Why’s of the Fall Garden

Fall is great time to plant and we will show you why as well as show off some great options for fall color and winter interest.   Read more...

03
Oct
2019

Deer Resistant Plants

10-03-2019 5:30 pm -7:30 pm
$15 - register at OSU Extension website
Deer Resistant Plants

After 14 years specializing in deer resistant plants at Shooting Star Nursery, Christie would love to share her experience with what works in the Rogue Valley.  Read more...

05
Oct
2019

*Columnar Trees and Shrubs

10-05-2019 10:00 am
$15 or $25 per couple
*Columnar Trees and Shrubs

We constantly encounter folks needing privacy screening or simply wanting to beautify narrow spaces.   Whether from smaller lots, larger houses, or simply shrinking gardens, these awkward slices of land can be tricky to manage and plan for long-term growth without major maintenance.  Read more...

12
Oct
2019

*Is a Firewise & Deer Resistant Landscape Possible? Yes!

10-12-2019 10:00 am
$15 or $25 per couple
*Is a Firewise & Deer Resistant Landscape Possible? Yes!

With wildfire on the rise, creating fire resistant landscapes has become not only popular, but a necessity.  Yet, the voracity of our local deer can eliminate many of the commonly suggested shrub options.  Read more...

19
Oct
2019

6th Annual Apple Tasting and Fall Celebration

10-19-2019 11:00 am -3:00 pm
Free
6th Annual Apple Tasting and Fall Celebration

Come join us for music, apple cider and other goodies to celebrate the arrival of local apples and fall weather! We will have a selection of fresh apple varieties from local farmers to taste and help you determine which varieties to buy & plant in your own yard. Potted fruit trees will be for sale and you can secure your order for your bare root fruit trees when they arrive in spring.  Read more...

26
Oct
2019

*Advanced Propagation Techniques

10-26-2019 10:00 am
$15 or $25 per couple
*Advanced Propagation Techniques

Advanced propagation techniques of winter hardwood and semi-hard wood cuttings of shrubs.  Learn the secrets of when to take cuttings and the right kind of material during the fall & winter.  Read more...

02
Nov
2019

OSU Winter Dreams Garden Symposium

11-02-2019 9:10 am -4:30 pm
register on JCMGA website
OSU Winter Dreams Garden Symposium

Check out the large variety of classes this annual symposium offers, including two taught by Shooting Star Nursery staff: "How to Train and Grow Espaliered Fruit Trees" with Joey Sparks and "Dry Shade Plants" with Bonni Criswell.  Read more...