Green Thumb Gardening- Spring Series

Event Information


March 9th - May 25th, 2022


9:00am - 11:00am




Lisa Johnson




Green Thumb Gardening is now offering Dual attendance for it’s Spring Series. Dual attendance is a class that has both in-person and online attendees. Both will have activities and the same information, with the online having the comfort of your own home and the in-person allowing for trips to the teaching garden for more real life examples.

Green Thumb Gardening – Spring Series
Wednesdays 9:00-11:00 am
The Green Thumb Gardening class series will give you the practical knowledge to keep your home garden thriving! Dane County Extension educators and local horticulture experts will provide in depth and accessible information for everyone from the novice to the experienced gardener. Register for the complete class series at a discounted price ($110.00) or individual classes ($12.00) according to your interests.

  • March 9: Plant Anatomy, Plant Taxonomy and Secrets of Scientific Names
  • March 16: Shrub Pruning
  • March 23: Shade and Ornamental Tree Planting and Pruning
  • March 30: Plant Propagation
  • April 6: Organic Vegetable Garden Planning & Techniques
  • April 13: Vegetable Garden Plant Families, Insects, and Diseases
  • April 20: Fundamentals of Plant Disease
  • April 27:Fruit trees
  • May 4: Soils, Soil Testing and Fertilizers
  • May 18: Growing Strawberries, Raspberries & Blueberries
  • May 25: Introduction to Insects in the Garden

For Online classes: Click here

For In-person classes: Click here

To insure equal access, please make requests for reasonable accommodations at least 10 days prior to the scheduled program, service or activity. If you need this material in another format please contact Lisa Johnson at 608-224-3715 or Email at

An EEO/AA employer, University of Wisconsin-Extension provides equal opportunities in employment and programming, including Title VI, Title IX, and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requirements.

La Universidad de Wisconsin-Extensión, un empleador con igualdad de oportunidades y acción afirmativa (EEO/AA), proporciona igualdad de oportunidades en empleo y programas, incluyendo los requisitos del Titulo VI, Título IX, y de la Ley para Americanos con Discapacidades (ADA).

Tus Tswv Hauj Lwm Ntawm (EEO/AA), ntawm lub Tsev Kawm Ntawv Qib Siab (University of Wisconsin-Extension) pab rau kev ncaj ncees txog kev hauj lwm thiab kev pab cuam, xws li nyob rau hauv Title VI, Title IX, thiab ntawm tsab cai Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) yuav tsum kom muaj.

Event Location

5201 Fen Oak Dr.
Madison, WI 53718