Seminars & Events

Get ready for Fall and Winter with these informative seminars at PlantPerfect

Come for one or stay for all of them!

Saturday, September 23rd

NO NEED TO CALL & PRE-REGISTER. JUST SHOW UP - AND BRING A FRIEND OR TWO!

9 am: Fall Care for Perennials & Planting Bulbs

9 am: Fall Care for Perennials & Planting Bulbs

What can I transplant now? What do I cut down now or what do I leave until spring? Should I mulch? Can I still plant perennials now? What do I plant tulip bulbs? Should I fertilize?

10:00 am: How to Overwinter Geraniums & Other Tropical Plants & Bulbs

10:00 am: How to Overwinter Geraniums & Other Tropical Plants & Bulbs

Which method is best - taking cuttings, storing them in pots or using the paper bag method?? How do you use grow lights for winter blooms? What do you store cannas in for winter? What care do mandevillas or bougainvilleas need in the winter? Should you fertilize in winter?

11:00 am: Fall Lawn Care

11:00 am: Fall Lawn Care

Should I still fertilize? Can I plant grass seed now? When should I quit mowing? Can I try to get rid of weeds now? How tall should I leave it for winter? What gets rid of grubs in lawns?

Past Events

Saturday, April 21 & 22 – 9:30 to 10:30 or 11:00 am to 12:00 noon

Miniature Gardens – Join us as we walk you thru the simple steps in creating an indoor miniature landscape using small scale plants, stone paths, forest moss and adorable accessories sure to create an enchanting garden. Real magic begins when elves, gnomes, fairies & friendly forest creatures come by to find a perfect place to live & play. Whether you are 5 or 105, mark your calendar for this fun seminar! Come and see why this hobby has become so popular for young and old.

DEADLINE TO REGISTER: MARCH 28

Saturday, April 15-16: Join us at the Bismarck Event Center for the Dakota Garden Expo! You can attend seminars, shop all the vendors, and visit with gardening friends! Plant Perfect will have “Plant”astic sales on perennials and annuals! No need to pre-register!

Saturday, April 30 – 10:00 to 11 am: The Dirt on Urban Gardening: Growing your own Herbs & Vegetables. Whether you’re interested in growing your own produce because of high costs, concerned about having pesticide-free veggies or seeking a way to get back to basics, this seminar is for you! Starting with good dirt, we will talk about ways the urban gardener can increase productivity of our gardens, share information on varieties of veggies & herbs to grow in our area, learn about the value of raised beds, & crop rotation. Finally, learn ways to use, preserve and enjoy the fruits of your labor. Join us for the fun!

DEADLINE TO REGISTER: APRIL 22

Tuesday, May 3 and Thursday, May 5 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm: Ladies Night Out!!

Plant an annual container that you will take home that night! A $10 fee will cover the class, a 12” utility plastic pot & dirt. If you prefer, you may bring your own pot. We will have a great selection of annuals for you to purchase suitable for any sunny or shady location. Please bring your own gloves & trowel & prepare for listening, learning & laughs! There will be a limit of 20 people per class so call early!

DEADLINE TO REGISTER: APRIL 29