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Saturday,
January 20, 2018

Portland Nursery Annual Houseplant Sale
January 11-24, 2018 • Store Hours
Portland Nursery (Division & Stark), Portland, OR


We call January Indoor Gardening Month and at Portland Nursery, you'll find the biggest selection of houseplants around! 30% off all houseplants and decorative pots. Purchase a plant and a pot and get a free Pot-Up! Indoor gardening classes all month long. See the Houseplant Sale Page for images from previous years or go to our Houseplant Page for more general information.

Kid’s Club: Create an Indoor Terrarium
Saturday, January 20, 2018 • 11:00am(G)
Saturday, January 27, 2018 • 11:00am(V)
Al's Garden & Home, Gresham, Wilsonville(V), OR


Create a mini garden to enjoy and care for indoors. These beautiful little gardens will be created with an assortment of houseplants and/or succulents. We will add the finishing touches with some surprise accents... come to class to discover more. www.alsgardencenter.com



Bonsai Class: Topic TBA
Saturday, January 20, 2018 - 11:00am
Tsugawa Nursery, Woodland, WA


Join us and learn about this fun, relaxing and artistic hobby. All levels are invited. We look forward to seeing you! A fee for materials may be added once topic is determined. Call us for more information. www.tsugawanursery.com



Orchids 101
Saturday, January 20, 2018 • 11:00am-12:30pm
Portland Nursery (Division), Portland, OR


With Jason Dennis. Have you always wanted to grow orchids? Is your orchid getting too cramped but you don’t know how to repot it? Have you struggled to get your orchid to rebloom? Learn the basics of growing different orchid varieties from Portland Nursery houseplant buyer Jason. He will discuss proper growing mediums, fertilizer, light and water requirements, growth habits, and will do a live repotting demonstration. He will help you figure out how to select an orchid that’s right for your home or office to maximize your success.



Top 10 Orchid Myths
Saturday • January 20 • 1:00pm
Portland Nursery (Stark), Portland, OR


With Sue Volek of the Oregon Orchid Society. There's lots of tips out there about growing orchids. Some are true and some are false. This talk will debunk some of the misperceptions about these beautiful plants and give you the bottom line on how to select, grow, and bloom the easiest orchid plants. Sue Volek has been growing orchids for almost 20 years. A journalist and communications person during the day, she would come home and tend her plants at night until they took over not only the kitchen, but the living room, dining room, and encroached on the rest of the house. Her current favorites are slipper orchids, but since she never met an orchid she didn't like, Sue has an array of plants from asocendas to zygopetalums. She is president of the Oregon Orchid Society.



Make Your Own Mixed Cacti Dish
Saturday, January 20, 2018 • 1:00pm-2:30pm
Portland Nursery (Division), Portland, OR


With Roby Babcock and Jess Fancon. Create your own personal desert oasis with Portland nursery employees, Jess, container crafting queen, and Roby, cacti expert and landscape architect. First they will provide an overview of different common kinds of cacti and how to care for these plants. Then they will guide the group through a creative hour of selecting, arranging, and planting cacti in a terra cotta pot to display indoors in a sunny spot. All materials provided. Cost: $30, pay at register on day of class. Class size limited to 15.

 
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