2014 Tomato Fiesta August 17 11am-3pm

TomatoesonCounterTomato Fiesta is the biggest, best, and most fun Master Gardener event of the year.  Join us for everything tomato!  This fabulous, family-friendly Fiesta features an heirloom tomato taste-off, gardening seminars, plant clinics, a tomato recipe tasting with demonstrations, a garden-related vendor fair, free kids activities, live music by the Alpha Blue Trio, lunch for sale at the café, produce for sale including heirloom tomatoes, tool sharpening, and lots of fun tomato merchandise available. The Garden Shop will be selling Margo’s Mistakes at 25% off.  Admission only $5.  Kids under 12 get in FREE!  Free parking, too! www.albuquerquetomatofiesta.com for more information.

Seven Week Floral Design Course June 10 – July 22

floraldesignVery popular and nationally accredited Flower Show Judge Shirley Tetreault is teaching a seven week floral design course starting June 10.  Classes will be held at the Garden Center on Tuesday evenings from 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm.  Pre-registration cost is $75 which increases to $85 if unpaid by the first class.  VISA and MasterCard are accepted.  Call 505.296.6020 to register.  Space for this class is limited – it’s a very popular course.  A starting kit of supplies is available in the Garden Shop.

Stop and Shop

Our Garden Shop caters to Albuquerque’s best gardeners with FeEDDHA iron, soil amendments, NOLO™ bait for grasshoppers, blue sticky traps for thrips, unusual tools like hori-hori knives and ho-mi diggers, trug sets, broad-brimmed hats (and gloves), floral supplies, books, and Sabaku scoop necked t-shirts. Ask us your gardening questions and let us help you solve your gardening related problems organically.

We love to meet and greet our customers.  Visit us Monday -Friday between 9:30am and 2:30pm.