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Container Gardening Workshop (SOLD OUT)

September 23 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Smiling man standing behind an array of plants in white pots and a red watering can.
Smiling man standing behind an array of plants in white pots and a red watering can

Patrick Newman photographed by Brian Birzer

Create a portable native plant paradise on your patio, balcony, or in your yard with this hands-on workshop taught by our very own Samantha Elkinton, Gardens Manager. Learn how to identify native plants that do well in containers and get tips for transplanting and keeping your flora healthy.

Materials and plants for this class are included with registration. Participants are also welcome to bring a container of their choice (size specifications will be sent to participants prior to the workshop).

Space is limited. Registration is required.

This class has SOLD OUT. If you would like to be added to our waitlist please email our Education Department at [email protected] 


$60 per person. Plants and materials included.
Members receive a discount. Not a member? Join today! 

Rules for Participating Youth (8-17)

  • Youth 8-17 years of age must be accompanied by an adult chaperone
  • Materials to make a container garden will only be given to participating individuals with a pre-purchased class ticket
  • Those without a class ticket will not receive materials
  • Chaperones must reserve a free chaperone ticket


September 23
9:00 am - 11:00 am
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Wildflower Center
4801 La Crosse Ave.
Austin, TX 78739 United States


Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Education