1370 Wain Road, N. Saanich, BC     250-656-0384 Quality Plants & Knowledgeable Staff



*** All classes and workshops have been cancelled until further notice.

The length of our classes and workshops vary but usually last about 1-1.5 hours. You can register by email or by phone (250-656-0384). *** Please include your phone number when registering.

The classes take place at Russell Nursery,  1370 Wain Rd. in North Saanich.


Greenhouse Gardeningwith Brian Russell & Faye Ford

Learn how to make the best use of a greenhouse in all four seasons. With informative pictures and detailed tips on growing, Brian and Faye will take you through a year in the greenhouse, right from seeding to harvest. Greenhouse growing differs in several important ways from outdoor growing; this class will enable you to grow with confidence in a glass house.

Cost: $20 + GST

Two sessions offered:
Saturday, March 28 10:00 am
Saturday, March 28 1:00 pm


Tool Sharpening Workshop – with Brian Russell

In this hands-on workshop you will learn how to take apart, clean and sharpen your hand pruners and other pruning tools, as well as how to sharpen spades & shovels. Bring 1 or 2 tools you would like to work on.

Cost: $20 + GST

Two sessions offered:
Sunday, April 5th at 10:00 am
Sunday, April 5th at 1:00 pm


Beneficial Insects Workshop – with David Spencer from Applied Bionomics

This class and hands-on workshop will dive into the world of beneficial insects. David Spencer from Applied Bionomics will teach you about the different beneficial insects we carry and how to use them to control pests in the garden. He will also demonstrate how to apply them to ensure their success in your garden and/or greenhouse.

Cost: Free of charge

Date: Saturday, April 4th at 10:00 am

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