Gardening Essentials Course

Transform Your Backyard into a Vibrant Oasis

Whether you have a small backyard or a sprawling field, we’ll help you start your own vegetable garden and begin harvesting this year. Through hands-on workshops, you’ll learn all you need to succeed, including guidance on growing in this region’s specific climate. Beyond our in-person trainings, we offer support throughout the year so you can meet each new month with confidence.

What Can You Expect?

The Gardening Essentials Course is a four-course program, combined with yearlong support, to help you start a vegetable garden with success.



We open the applications, accepting a maximum of 15 participants.

March to May

Four in-person classes, scheduled at weekends throughout the spring

June to December

You will have expert direct support through messaging and calls on any questions that arise. You will also be invited to learn further through our exclusive on-site workshops with our Team of Mentors.

Become Your Own Source of Organic Vegetables

Join Our Gardening Essentials Course and Let a Little Sunshine into Your Own Backyard

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What's Included

Built on the Garden Lab's program that has trained dozens of successful gardeners, this course was created and will be taught by Green Elbows founder Rebecca Burton.

Proven Success

The Garden Lab’s simple and straightforward curriculum has helped dozens of novice gardeners harvest baskets of vegetables during their first year.

Four Classes

  1. Gardening Fundamentals, Garden Design & Planting Calendars
  2. Nourishing the Soil & Planting Techniques
  3. Ongoing Maintenance, Weed Control & Pest Management
  4. Support Structures, Harvesting Techniques & Seasonal Transitions

Expert Workshops

Access to exclusive premium workshops lectured by our Team of Mentors and take a deeper dive into such topics as composting, seed saving and traditional ways to care for the land.

Yearlong Support

As questions arise, Green Elbows is available by text and phone to support your growing journey.

Exclusive Resources

Access to our member-only resources online community.

From the first tender peas, to the last juicy tomato, everything you harvest from your garden can be an incredible source of surprise, joy and deliciousness.

Rebecca BurtonGreen Elbows Founder


Essentials Course

150 €

4 In-Person Classes

Workshops with Our Expert Mentors

Yearlong Support

Exclusive Resources

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