Learn how to start vegetables from seed in this hands-on workshop. Go home with a tray of seeds—all supplies included! Discover techniques and benefits of growing your vegetables from seeds. Explore lighting, soil types, containers, sowing schedules, and plant selection with a gardening expert. Avoid common pitfalls and improve seed starting success. Get a tray of seeds started in class that you can take home with you.
The Edible Gardening Series highlights expertise from local organizations working with communities to support food security, environmental justice, and education and skill building.
About We Sow We Grow
We Sow We Grow works to address the lack of food education in the West Pullman area of Chicago and beyond, providing support to home growers and food producers everywhere. Anyone can grow their own food with the proper support and education.
This program meets in person at The Morton Arboretum.
Instructor: Natasha Nicholes, founder, We Sow We Grow
Health and Safety: Program participants must abide by the Arboretum’s health and safety guidelines. Guidelines are subject to change, so please check back frequently.
Age: 16 and older