horticulture programs

Learn from the pros

Have CNC’s experts teach you all about native plants, their care, and uses.

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Native Plants for the Home Landscape Program

Native plants are beautiful plants that withstand the challenges of our Georgia climate.  Join a CNC horticulturist and learn how to use native plants effectively for a beautiful show in your yard.  This 1 ½ hour program is offered in the summer or fall with a tour of the property.

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Vegetable Gardening – Growing from Seeds workshop

Join us for this workshop and learn how you can save money by starting your veggies from seed and carry them through to maturity in your garden where they will provide a gourmet treat! This 2 hour program is offered late summer or spring and includes a hands-on time in the CNC Greenhouse.

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Flower Arrangements from Your Backyard

You will be surprised to learn just what you can do with what seems like common plants growing in your yard.  In this workshop, everyone will compose a ‘native flower arrangement’ to take home with them. This 2 hour program is offered year-round.  Cuttings used will be based on seasonal availability.

rates per program

Native Plants for the Home Landscape Program – $150

Base Program Cost covers 10 participants and is due at time of reservation. Additional Participants are $15.00 each (MAXIMUM of 25)

Vegetable Gardening – Growing from Seeds – $250

Base Program Cost covers 10 participants and is due at time of reservation. Additional Participants are $25.00 each (MAXIMUM of 15)

Flower Arrangements from Your Backyard – $250

Base Program Cost covers 10 participants and is due at time of reservation. Additional Participants are $25.00 each (MAXIMUM of 12)

Group Rates for 15 or More

>> Programs are Rain or Shine

>> Programs are designed for ages 16+

>> Program price includes General Admission to CNC

>> Everyone should arrive 10-15 minutes before your starting time so that the program may begin promptly as scheduled. Unless otherwise instructed, please meet your at the Scheduling Office Porch.

Cancellation Policy

If a class is cancelled for any reason you will receive a full refund. If you wish to cancel your reservation, please contact our office at least six business days prior to your scheduled program. $20 of your registration fee will be retained by CNC. You will receive confirmation when we receive your cancellation. If you do not receive confirmation within one business day, we have not received your cancellation. No refunds will be given for cancellations made fewer than 6 business days prior to your scheduled program.

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