Events, Seminars & Workshops

Spring Wreath Design Demonstration

The beautiful flowers and foliage of a colorful spring wreath will brighten up any room in your home or even your front door. Our talented designer will create a stunning spring wreath from start to finish in just an hour. Along the way they will explain each and every step needed so you will feel confident creating a spectacular wreath at home!

Date
Rochester Hills • March 4th • 10am
Rochester Hills • March 11th • 10am
Clarkston • March 4th • 10am
Clarkston • March 11th • 10am

Location
Rochester Hills, Clarkston

Cost
$5.00

Prun-A-Thon

Knowing when and how to prune your plants properly may seem a little overwhelming, but with some guidance from our Purple People you will be confident maintaining the established plants in your landscape. Let our pruning experts share their knowledge on the proper tools, how to prune and tips to remember what time of the year is best for each type of plant. To keep it simple we have split this seminar up into two categories. (see below)

ORNAMENTAL TREES & FRUIT TREES at 10am
Commonly used plants that will be included are Flowering Pear, Japanese Maple, Weeping Cherry, fruiting Apple, Peach and Grape, just to name a few.

SHRUBS & EVERGREENS at 11:30am
Popular plants that will be discussed include Hydrangea, Dogwood, Lilac, Spirea, Roses, Boxwood, Yews, Juniper, Spruce and many more.

Date
March 18th • Starts at 10am

Location
Rochester Hills, Clarkston

Cost
FREE

Maintaining a Healthy Lawn

Spring is coming! Is your lawn ready? Our lawn and garden expert will make sure that you have all the information you need to have the greenest lawn on the block. We will cover fertilization, watering, insect and disease control and even how to keep those pesky Moles away.

Date
April 1st • 10am

Location
Rochester Hills, Clarkston, Grand Blanc, Brighton

Cost
FREE

2017’s Hottest NEW Plants

Spice things up in the garden this spring by adding one of the hottest new plants for 2017. Unique flowers, superior disease resistance, compact habit and vibrant colors are just a few of the attributes that make these plants stand out above the rest! Be one of the first to get a sneak peek at these hot commodities!

Date
April 8th • 10am

Location
Clarkston, Brighton

Cost
FREE

Fairy Garden Spring Workshop

Spring into the wonderful world of fairies by designing your own fairy garden in this hands on workshop! Topics will include plants, fairy fun, soil coverings, fairy décor and accents. Bring your own container to use or purchase one when you get here. We’ll provide the fun, the knowledge, and a few amendments like rocks, sand and potting soil.

Workshop fee is $10, plus the cost of materials used. Price includes one adult with one child.

Date
Rochester Hills • April 8th • 2pm
Clarkston • April 8th • 2pm
Grand Blanc • April 8th • 2pm
Brighton • April 8th • 2pm

Location
Rochester Hills, Clarkston, Grand Blanc, Brighton

Cost
$10.00

Container Gardening Workshop

Join us for an evening of digging in the dirt! Our designer will show you how to make your container garden as easy as 1,2,3! You’ll also receive help with your plant selections, suggestions for unique and different plants to try, tips to keep your container looking fabulous all season long and potting soil for your containers.

Bring up to 2 containers of your own or purchase one when you get here.
Workshop fee is $20, plus the cost of materials used. *Fertilizer, Soil Moist and gloves are not included. Please bring these along if you would like to use them.

Date
Rochester Hills • May 10th • 6pm
Clarkston • May 10th • 6pm
Grand Blanc • May 10th • 6pm
Brighton • May 10th • 6pm

Location
Rochester Hills, Clarkston, Grand Blanc, Brighton

Cost
$20.00