My wireless PA with IALD, Individual Assistive Listening Devices is offered at all programs.
My lectures include a variety of topics. Demonstrations and Workshops can be booked separately or combined with a lecture. All lectures are professionally prepared and can be scheduled along with a Demonstration and hands-on Workshop to entertain and inform your group. My lectures have been very successful with garden clubs across the country. All programs include:
- Free package of Botanical Interests Seeds, a 4" pot and Split Mix.
- Raffle Gift
- Plant lists or Menues
- Wireless PA with IALD Individual Assistive Listening Devices
" Allow me to make your best gardening better with affordable, organic, sustainable solutions".
- Just Cook ...Cooking from the Garden, Lite and Healthy
- Gardening for the Future... Going Green- Trends and Tips
- Raised Bed Gardening... Excessive Yields
- Herbs for all Seasons...Growing and Using
- Holiday Decorating ...Topiaries to Wreaths
- Gardening for the Birds...User Friendly
- A Guide to Perennial Gardens...Polychromatic Spaces
- Edible Landscaping...12 Months a Year
- Container Gardening ...Compact and Portable
- Water Garden Design...Fishy Plantings
- Layout and Design...Quick and Easy
- Organic Vegetable Gardening...Seed -starting to harvest
- Low Maintenance, Affordable Landscapes and Gardens...Sustainable
- Gardening with Children...Greener Sprouts
Customize your programs
Programs may include collated material, plant lists, recipes, Free containers filled with growing medium and seed or plants, visual aids; including models, plants, props, color slides and or PowerPoint and Products for sale.
Any of these topics may be included; to your custom program
Southern Garden Beds, IPM- Pest Management,
Pruning, Bulb Planting, Fertilization, Drip Irrigation,
Hostas and Ornamental Grasses
Colorado Xeroscaping Planting
"We recommend Paul Split's Lecture and Demonstration....
Organic Container Gardening".
The Boston Globe
Demonstrations and Workshops
Alone or combined with a Lecture
Cooking with Paul Herb Windowsill Gardens Hanging Moss Basket
Gardening Under Glass Patio Water Gardens Vegetable Seed Starting
Reserve your preferred date without obligation today.
I also offer a Last Minute Speaker Service that requires only a 24 hour notice. If you need a speaker due to a cancellation, don't worry, just call me . You can name your topic or choose one from our series and call Paul on the Garden Line.
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5 Fun Workshops are listed here
The following hands on, do it your self programs are offered with a complete topic lecture , a demonstration and the workshop.
ORGANIC CONTAINER GARDENING
Learn about the many affordable and suitable planters that are available to create a Companion Planting with Flowers, Herbs and Vegetables complete with natural growing medium,fertilizer and watering techniques.
After the Lecture and Demonstration, participants will construct their own 16" Hanging Moss Basket to take home.
Materials fee $45.00
HERB VINEGARS AND HERB BUTTER
During this culinary delight we will explore the simple techniques of growing and using Herbs. Learn the best Herbs for your zone, when and how to harvest each and use them in the kitchen.
After the Lecture and Demonstration, gardeners will assemble, bottle and seal their own blend of Herb Vinegar.
After the Vinegars, participants will blend and mold their own Herb Butters.
Materials fee $30.00
VEGETABLES FLOWERS AND HERBS
An organic approach to growing and using what we plant. During this Lecture participants will explore the many possibilities of all in one gardening. Propagation techniques including: layering, stem cutting, seeding an others will de discussed. This program will examine Kitchen gardens to Cuttings gardens and what is in between. With annuals and perennials, this program promises to supply all you will need to get started this season.
Following the Lecture and Demonstrations each gardener will plant two 48-cell seed trays and six pots with plugs and cutting.
This popular Lecture includes information about the Evergreens. From Hollies to Winterberries to Abvorities and Hemlocks.
The demonstration will show how to make a 22" Wreath, Swags and a Holiday Center Piece with Candles.
During the Workshop participants will assemble their own
Holiday Center Piece complete with dish,oasis evergreens and a candle.
Please note: this program is offered during the Months of October, November and December only.
Gardening Under Glass
Something form the past and still a lot of fun.
With color slides and different cloche containers,this lecture and demonstration will explore the many succulents, dish gardens and tiny plants available.
The workshop will include the glass container as seen on the first page of this web site, the mix, filters, stone, plants and decorations.