Spring Edible Gardening and Seed-Starting for Beginners Workshop

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Spring Edible Gardening and Seed-Starting for Beginners Workshop

Join us for a FREE interactive Basic Edible Gardening and Seed-Starting workshop! Please note, this workshop is for WVWD customers only.

By Walnut Valley Water District

When and where

Date and time

Wednesday, April 12 · 6 - 8pm PDT


Walnut Valley Water District Workshop Gallery 235 South Brea Canyon Road Walnut, CA 91789

About this event

  • 2 hours
  • Mobile eTicket

In partnership with The Real Hens of OC, join us for a FREE hands-on interactive Spring Edible Gardening and Seed-Starting for Beginners Workshop! All materials are provided in the seed starting activity and you will be able to take home the seeds you sowed.

Topics covered in this workshop will include, but may not be limited to:

  • Planting zones
  • Micro climates
  • Soil basics; soil health, soil amendments
  • Cool season vs warm season vs shoulder season planting
  • “Rules” of seed starting
  • Transplanting

At the end of the workshop, you will:

  • Know your planting zones and know how to observe your microclimates
  • Know how to select the appropriate type of soil for seed-starting and for starting your garden
  • Know how to start seeds with confidence
  • Know how to transplant seedlings with success
  • Have a basic understanding of planting seasons
  • Know some edibles they can plant for cooler weather and shoulder seasons

Please note this class is for WVWD customers only. A valid WVWD Customer Account Number is required. Customer information will be verified and if you do not live in our service area, you will be notified and placed on a waiting list to accommodate our customers first.

Registration is required. Walk-ins will NOT be accepted. Local COVID guidelines are enforced.

About the organizer

Walnut Valley Water District (WVWD) is your trusted resource on all things water. We are dedicated to meeting the water supply needs of the communities we serve. WVWD is here to provide the tools and resources our customers need to lead a water-efficient lifestyle.

WVWD's service area includes the City of Diamond Bar, portions of the cities of Walnut, Industry, Pomona, and West Covina, and the easterly section of the unincorporated area of Rowland Heights. WVWD serves a population of over 100,000 customers within a 29-square-mile area, which includes more than 27,000 water connections with an average daily demand of over 18.5 million gallons per day.