For your added knowledge and enjoyment, Plantscape offers FREE seminars and special events throughout the year.  Presentations are made here at Plantscape in our seminar building located behind the garden center building.


Seminars & Events

“Square Foot Gardening for Fall”

Saturday, August 19,10:00 a.m.

Presented by

Herb Klickner and George Turner

Master Gardeners

   Please join us for a University of Illinois Extension Master Gardener presentation on Square Foot Gardening for fall on Saturday, Aug 19th from 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. here at Plantscape Nursery. Extension Master Gardeners Herb Klickner and George Turner will share their years of square foot gardening experience with you.  Learn how to construct a raised bed square foot garden, how to make your own healthy soil, how to make efficient/productive use of limited space, plants and activities for the fall season and just what you can grow using the square foot gardening technique (hint: virtually anything!).

     Pre-register by calling 942-4865 or email us at  so we can reserve a seat for you for this free presentation. Now is the time to prepare for a fall garden so you can grow plenty of fresh vegetables for good health and enjoyment.  Join us! We hope you will enjoy this fun and educational presentation.





“Growing Fall Bulbs for Spring Flowers”   

Saturday, September 23, at 10:00 a.m.
Presented by Sonja Lallemand, Horticulturist

     Fall is the only time to plant all the flowering bulbs you love to see in the spring, so learn from a professional how to plant and care for your favorite spring blooms.  Horticulturist Sonja Lallemand will present a fall bulb seminar here at Plantscape on Saturday, September 23, at 10:00 a.m.  She will present information on proper planting and use of spring blooming bulbs including favorites such as tulips, daffodils, hyacinths, crocus, alliums, grape hyacinths, fritallarias, and scilla, and discuss indoor favorites like amaryllis, paperwhites, and more.  If you have always wanted to plant bulbs in your yard or even if you are an experienced bulb grower, you will enjoy this inspiring presentation for adding color this fall.

     Join us for this informative seminar by calling 942-4865 or emailing us at  to reserve a seat for this free seminar so we will know how many people to expect. Next spring you will be glad you planted bulbs this fall!