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Addicted to Orchids

Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Brown Bag: Nature at Noon- Addicted to Orchids January 11, 2018              12-1 p.m.

Hear from Bob Rust, ISU Professor Emeritus & local orchid aficionado, about his obsession with the second most diverse family of flowering plants on earth! Bring your lunch to the Gardens each month and enjoy a nature-based education program relating to the 2018 theme, Movement. Regional professionals and lecturers present on a wide range of topics.

Free for Members, ISU Students
Free with admission for the General Public


Spring Pruning Workshop

Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
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Spring Pruning Workshop                                                      March 1, 2018            1:30-3:30 p.m.

Join Sarah Rummery, Reiman Gardens’ Manager of Horticultural Operations, and Sharon Rink, Reiman Gardens’ Horticulturist, for an informative and hands-on workshop designed to familiarize you with all the W’s of early spring pruning, including fruit trees! Learn what, when, where, how, and why to prune, and put your knowledge to practice outside in the Gardens! Please bring a pair of gardening gloves (preferably leather), and dress to work outdoors! Registration with pre-payment is required by Monday, February 27.


$14 Members
$17.50 General Public
$11.90 ISU Students


Vegetable Gardening Best Practices

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
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Vegetable Gardening Best Practices                                     April 10, 2018             6-7:30 p.m.

Celebrate Earth Month by getting a head start on your own summer vegetable garden, with a discussion on best practices by Reiman Gardens’ own expert vegetable gardener, Horticulturist Sharon Rink. Preregistration with prepayment is required by Monday, April 9.


$10 Members
$12.50 General Public
$8 ISU Students


Orchids 101

Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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Orchids 101 Workshop                                                          January 21, 2018        1-4 p.m.

Have you caught the orchid fever? Ever wondered about these peculiar and wildly exotic flowers? Join Reiman Gardens staff to learn orchid basics, including types and characteristics, as well as how to grow them successfully at home. Get hands-on practice and take home an orchid, too. Pre-registration with pre-payment is required by Thursday, January 18.


$30 for Members
$37.50 for General Public
$24 for ISU Students