Urban Gardener

This series classes will provide you with a better understating of gardening basics so you can become a more successful gardener.  


Track 1 is titled Seed to Supper and intended for those whose interest is in starting a home vegetable garden or perhaps learning how to become a more successful vegetable gardener.


Track 2  is our Landscape and Lawn series which builds upon the classes from the Seed to Supper track to include flowers, trees, shrubs, and turf.


You can sign up for all 6 classes or a single track.

Track 1 - Seed to Supper

includes the first 3 sessions:


Session 1: The Dirt on Soil

     - What is soil?

     - Nutrient management

     - All about fertilizers

     - Soil Testing

     - Understanding your soil test

     - Composting for the home gardener


Session 2: Vegetable Gardens

     Pt. 1 Planning Your Garden

     - Choosing a Location

     - Types of Gardens

     - Making a Planting Plan

     - Plant Spacing

     - Crop Rotation

     - Selecting What to Plant


Session 3: Vegetable Gardens

     Pt. 2 Plant, Grow, Harvest

     - Preparing the Soil

     - Seed Packets

     - Understanding Varieties

     - What Grows in Oklahoma

     - Direct Seed or Transplant

     - Fertilization

     - Mulching

     - Weeding

     - Disease/Pest Problems

Track 2 - Landscape and Lawn

adds the following sessions:


Session 4: Pollinator Gardens

     - Why do we care about pollinators?

     - What is a pollinator garden?

     - Recommended plants

     - Pest management tips


Session 5: Trees & Shrubs

     - Selecting Trees & Shrubs

     - Planting Trees & Shrubs

     - Keeping Them Healthy

     - Pruning & Trimming

     - Disease & Pests


Session 6: Lawn Management

     - Turf Selection

     - Turf Establishment

     - Turf Management

     - Weed Basics

     - Disease & Pests

2022 Class Fall Schedule

Seed to Supper

Session 1 - The Dirt on Soil / Composting 7/19/22

Session 2 - Vegetable Gardens Pt. 1 7/26/22

Session 3 - Vegetable Gardens Pt. 2 8/1/22

Lawn & Landscape

Session 4 - Pollinator Gardens 8/9/22

Session 5 - Trees & Shrubs 8/16/22

Session 6 - Lawn Management 8/23/22

Course Fees:

Track 1 - Seed to Supper only: $25

Track 2 - Landscape and Lawn only: $25

Both: $45


When:

6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Where:

OSU Extension Office

4116 E. 15th Street

Tulsa, OK 74112

4116 E. 15th Street

Tulsa, OK  74112-6198

(918)746-3701