Spring Celebration | Interactive Displays and Demonstrations

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Learn how to bring the Spring season into your home and garden by watching our experts do “how-to” demonstrations related to gardening and entertaining.

Edible Garden Demonstrations in Garden Theatre

  • Learn all there is to know about growing tasty vegetables and herbs in small spaces, like patios and balconies. Our edible experts will demonstrate a variety of approaches, including innovative vertical gardening, elevated gardens and raised beds.  Do-it-yourself and ask us your most difficult questions.

 Expert Rose Advice in North Forty

  • Have a rose question, or two or ten? This is the time to meet with our rosarians and ask any questions you have about roses, like what’s the best rose for fragrance?  How do I feed my roses?  When should I prune?  What’s this bug?  I’m looking for a hard to find rose – where can I get it?

Tablescape Display & Tips in Parson Square

  • View our fresh spring tablespace designed by Visual Merchandiser, Emily Morgan, and be inspired for your next celebration. She will provide informative “tabletop tips” on how to create this spring look.

Kokedama Demonstrations in the Pergola in front of Garden Room 1

  • Watch our Original Designs designers demonstrate how to make a Kokedama. Kokedama translates to “moss ball” and is a form of Japanese garden art. Their root systems are wrapped in moss and bound with string, turning them into a sculpture for display.

Floral Arrangement Demonstrations in Parson Square

  • Watch and learn from Floral Designer, Alison Whiteman, how to design beautiful floral arrangements for your home.

Miniature Garden Demonstrations at the Potting Station

  • Watch and learn from Horticulturist, Lauren Anderson, how to design and create your own miniature garden.

Gourmet Food Tastings in the Gallery

  • Enjoy delectable gourmet food samples from our California vendors.

Landscape Design Demonstration in the Amphitheatre

  • See the many possibilities there are for combining, color, textures and garden furnishing to create beautiful outdoor living spaces. You can participate in a “Design Charette”, a short interactive process where groups of people can collaborate to explore a diversity of design ideas, all hosted by our Landscape Design Experts.

Ceramic Pottery Design Demonstration outside Garden Room 2

  • Watch the talented Dustin Gimbel throw bold colored and unusual shaped designed plant containers on his pottery wheel.

Farmhouse Tastings

  • Enjoy tastings of mocktails and small bites from the Farmhouse at Roger’s Gardens. *While supplies last.   

Capture Your Visit at Roger’s Gardens near Dave Bush Island

  • There are many places to capture beautiful vignettes at Rogers Gardens. Take “share worthy” photos to post on your social media pages.