Student Information

Plant Propagation Basics Workshop

Dates: October 14-28, 2017

Meets: 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Cost: $70.00


Are you having a hard time getting your seeds to grow into a healthy plant? Do you want to learn how to grow a new plant from cuttings? This is the course for you. The class and workshop will focus on proper procedures and materials used in (1) flower seed germination and growth, (2) growing flowers/plants from cuttings, and (3) making divisions. The class will cover two weekend sessions and will use the new greenhouse at Callanwolde. The emphasis will be on perennial flowers, but the principles apply to all types of gardening.

Class will be taught by Dekalb County Master Gardeners, Bill Lide and Roger Duvall. Growing medium and rooting hormone provided.


About Callanwolde Fine Arts Center

Callanwolde was built in 1920 by Charles Howard Candler, eldest son of The Coca-Cola Company founder Asa Griggs Candler. The estate is located in the Druid Hills neighborhood of Atlanta and is on the National Register of Historic Places. The 12 acre campus contains a magnificent Tudor Revival style mansion, lush gardens, and several outer buildings.

Today, Callanwolde is owned by Dekalb County and is the home of Callanwolde Fine Arts Center. Callanwolde Fine Arts Center is a cultural community conservatory of the arts and offers classes in the performing arts (music, music recording, dance, dance fitness), visual arts (painting/drawing, pottery, weaving/textiles, jewelry/metalsmithing, photography), writing, yoga, horticulture, culinary arts and more to students of all ages.

Fee: $70.00

Save $10.00 with a Memberships: Fall 2017 or Memberships: Spring 2017 or Memberships: Summer 2017

Fee Breakdown

Course Fee (Basic)Non-Member Fee$ 65.00
Course Fee (Alternate)Member Fee$ 55.00
Mandatory FeeAdm Fee$ 5.00
Date Day Time Location
10/14/2017Saturday9 AM to 11:30 AM CSV
10/21/2017Saturday9 AM to 11:30 AM skips wk
10/28/2017Saturday9 AM to 11:30 AM CSV


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