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Great Plants for Iowa - Perennials for Sun

Monday, September 19, 2016 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Come to Reiman Gardens in Ames for this Seminar on Great Plants for Iowa.


Topic: “Perennials for Sun - the Basics" - With so many wonderful perennials available to gardeners, we had to split this class into two!  Learn more about the basic perennials well-suited for that sunny spot in your Central Iowa landscape. Learn more here: https://www.reimangardens.com/event/great-plants-for-iowa-3/


Great Plants for Iowa series will allow participants to develop knowledge of the wide variety of garden plants that grow well in Central Iowa. Covering nearly 500 plants, these 16 classes are spread across several years.  Each class focuses on identification, cultural requirements, and the use of the plants in gardens and the broader landscape.  These classes are perfect for avid amateur gardeners and plant enthusiasts, aspiring horticulture professionals, horticulturists, garden designers, landscape architects seeking professional development, and Master Gardeners looking for continuing education credits. There are no prerequisites and you are welcome to take one or all the classes each year.

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Preparing the Garden for Winter (Orange City)

Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
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Garden cleanup is always a busy time. There can be many things to consider, such as whether to cut back perennials or leave them until spring? Do I need to winter mulch? What can be planted in the fall? Join us as we discuss the dos, don'ts and "it depends" of winter garden cleanup. https://www.extension.iastate.edu/sioux/

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Saturday Coffee at the Zoo Garden featuring Dr. Cindy Haynes (Muscatine)

Saturday, July 13, 2019 - 9:00am to 11:00am
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Come to the Zoo Garden at Weed Park in Muscatine. Dr. Cindy Haynes, Iowa State University Associate Professor, Consumer Horticulture Extension Specialist, will be presenting. Dr. Haynes is the author of Plant Zoo, the publication that inspired the creation of the Zoo Garden! Following Dr. Haynes presentation will be a tour of the garden. Anyone is welcome to attend. https://www.extension.iastate.edu/calendar/ShowEventDetail.asp?programID=299663&sessionID=373383

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