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



The length of our classes and workshops vary but usually last about an hour. 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.


All Season Container Workshop– with Faye Ford

Learn how to design and create a stunning four season container planting that will last for years. Faye’s classes are fun and you will take home a container with that something extra.
Cost: $50 + GST (includes all materials)
Dates: Sunday, Sept 28 1:00 pm
Monday, Sept 30 10:00 am


Winter Pruning of Trees and Shrubs
 – with Noah Alexander

Puzzled by pruning? These workshops cover general pruning theory and practice, with demonstrations. Noah is a professional arborist who can answer all your pruning questions.
Cost: $20 + GST
Dates: Saturday, Oct 19 10:00 am 1:00 pm
Saturday, Oct 26 10:00 am 1:00 pm
Saturday, Nov 02 10:00 am 1:00 pm


Japanese Maple Pruning – with Brian Russell

Brian will explain and demonstrate both the art and science of pruning Japanese maples to make them look their best.
Cost: $20 + GST
Dates: Saturday, Nov 16 10:00 am 1:00 pm


Wreath Making

Learn how to create a one of a kind wreath from a wide array of pretty greens and decorative berries. It has become a tradition for many of you to start the holiday season by coming to one of our wreath making classes. It’s a fun way to get together with friends or co-workers however classes fill up quickly so register as soon as you can.
Cost: $50 + GST (includes all materials, please bring your pruners)
Dates: Saturday, Nov 23 10:00 am 1:00 pm
Sunday, Nov 24 10:00 am 1:00 pm
Saturday, Nov 30 10:00 am 1:00 pm
Sunday, Dec 01 10:00 am 1:00 pm
Tuesday, Dec 03 10:00 am
Friday, Dec 06 10:00 am
Saturday, Dec 07 10:00 am 1:00 pm
Sunday, Dec 08 10:00 am 1:00 pm
Thursday, Dec 12 10:00 am
Saturday, Dec 14 10:00 am 1:00 pm


Table Arrangements

Table Arrangement workshopCreate your own unique and seasonal arrangement for your mantle, hall table or dining room.
Cost: $50 + GST (includes all materials, please bring your pruners)
Dates: Sunday, Dec 15 1:00 pm
Monday, Dec 16 10:00 am


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