The Gardening Essentials Course kicks off with three in-person workshops and provides you with yearlong support to ensure your new garden is a success.
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?
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.
Three In-Person Workshops
- Gardening Fundamentals, Garden Design, Companion Planting, Succession Planting & Planting Calendars
- Nourishing the Soil, Planting Techniques, Sourcing Seeds and Seedlings, Approaches to Watering
- Ongoing Maintenance, Weed Control, Pest Management, Support Structures, Harvesting Techniques & Seasonal Transitions
”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