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Master Gardener Clinic

Bring your plant and gardening questions to the Master Gardener Clinic every Saturday, 10am-2pm, April 13-September 28, 2019. Get answers about what plants are best for you, plant identification, how to solve tough growing challenges, and lots more. If you’re bringing in a plant sample please put it in a plastic bag.

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Free
Gathering Place at BBG, 12001 Main St.
Bellevue, WA 98005 United States
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Paper Itoh Peonies with Kate Alarcon

Join us and make an Itoh peony, a striking herbaceous peony whose subtle cream and pink petals sport dramatic dark red markings. You’ll learn techniques for creating a charming seed-pod center, adding a wash of color to your petals, stamen making, petal shaping, and basic crepe paper flower construction. You’ll also receive supplies so you can practice your new skills by making a second flower at home. Beginners warmly welcomed! $55 BBGS members. $65 non-members. Sorry, this class is full....

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CLASS FULL
Aaron Education Center at the Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main St
Bellevue, WA 98005 United States
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Chinese Cultural Celebration

Celebrate and learn about Chinese culture. Booths representing 4 regions: Beijing, Shanghai and Jiangnan, Canton and SW China will share their cultures, tea, plants and flowers. Information desks for living, schooling and other residence needs for new Chinese immigrants. Performances will include music, dance, and Taiji. Free.

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Free
Aaron Education Center at the Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main St
Bellevue, WA 98005 United States
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Graceful Grasses (NPA Class)

Join Daniel Mount for a real time stroll around the Perennial Border to see the grasses at their best and be inspired to add them to your own garden landscaping. Daniel's talks are always so informative so be prepared to learn. Please dress for the weather. Please visit the NPA website for more information and to register.

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$10 – $15
Aaron Education Center at the Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main St
Bellevue, WA 98005 United States
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Readings In the Garden with author Tim Clemen

Come and stroll the Garden and listen to stories written by Tim Clemen centered around three plants in the Garden. Tim is the author of The Plant-Life Chronicles of a Seattle Gardener and is an experienced landscaper that can answer lots of questions about Northwest gardening. FREE for BBGS members; $5 non-members REGISTER NOW

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$5
Aaron Education Center at the Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main St
Bellevue, WA 98005 United States
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Fall Scout Day for Older Scouts

Come and work on scout badge requirements at the Garden!  We are offering the Junior Girl Scout Gardening Badge, the Cadette Girl Scout Tree Badge, and BSA Webelos – Parts of: Into the Wood, Into the Wild and Adventure in Science Achievements. We do not supply the official badges – just a garden patch. This is a workshop, not just an activity, so we do expect scouts to work. This is not a drop-off event – each scout needs to have a supervising adult with a ratio of...

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$12
Aaron Education Center at the Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main St
Bellevue, WA 98005 United States
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Master Gardener Clinic

Bring your plant and gardening questions to the Master Gardener Clinic every Saturday, 10am-2pm, April 13-September 28, 2019. Get answers about what plants are best for you, plant identification, how to solve tough growing challenges, and lots more. If you’re bringing in a plant sample please put it in a plastic bag.

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Free
Gathering Place at BBG, 12001 Main St.
Bellevue, WA 98005 United States
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Great Grasses for your Garden with George Lasch

Ornamental grasses deliver a lot of bang for the buck! They introduce exciting textures to the garden, along with movement and even sound as they rustle in the breeze. We will talk about plant selection and care. Of course, George will have a list of the best ones and maybe a few less than inspired species. Slides and handouts will start the class followed by a walk and talk in the garden to appreciate how grasses are used in the...

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$25 – $35
Aaron Education Center at the Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main St
Bellevue, WA 98005 United States
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Holiday Vintage & Collectibles Sale

The Bellevue Botanical Garden Society is again having an exciting big sale of vintage and collectible items at the Garden, but this time we will feature a huge variety of quality Holiday items.  As before, this sale is open to the public and will benefit Society educational programs for children and adults. There is a wide selection of Holiday decorations, entertaining items and hostess gifts including Christopher Radko ornaments, china and silver, serving dishes and platters, stemware, jewelry and so...

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Free
Aaron Education Center at the Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main St
Bellevue, WA 98005 United States
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Spring Starts in October

Professional gardener and writer, Daniel Mount, will share the ins and outs of bulb selection, planting, and maintenance. From the classics like tulips and daffodils to the oddities like fritillarias, brodiaeas, and corydalis, you will learn to have the ephemeral beauty of these gems in your garden. In addition to designing and maintaining gardens in the Pacific Northwest, he was invited to Cologne, Germany, where he worked on urban rooftop and courtyard gardens as well as rural estates. He was...

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$5 – $15
Aaron Education Center at the Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main St
Bellevue, WA 98005 United States
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