806 Holland Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15221 Google Map 412-501-FARM (3276)
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Sub-irrigated Container Gardening

May 6th, 2017 1:00pm - 3:00pm


DIY self-watering container from your recycling

Reservoir planters retain soil nutrients longer, keep soil from becoming compacted, and of course allow you to go longer between waterings. We'll construct an internal reservoir for a window box planter that will keep your flowers, greens, or strawberries evenly moist all summer. Please bring any clean 12-20oz plastic bottles WITH lids that you have at home.

Instructor Bio: 
Fellow Garden Dreamer, Laura is a balcony gardener who loves keeping costs low and yields high. She has a background in IT, communicating between engineers and executives and volunteers so that everyone understands each other. A Pittsburgh transplant from Chicago, her favorite ecosystem is the prairie.

Cost for this class is $30 and includes a completed sub-irrigated container garden for each participant to take home. 

CLICK HERE to register.  We look forward to seeing you!

Seedling CSAMarch 11th, 2018

Garden Dreams is excited to announce a brand NEW program for 2018: our Community Supported Seedling Program! Here at Garden Dreams, we want to build and support a community of garden dreamers. Over t

Catalogs & PricingMarch 9th, 2018

2018 Seedling Pricing: Most Vegetables -Yellow Tags $3.25 Tomatoes, Peppers, Eggplants and Basil - White Tags $4.00 Herbs, Flowers and individual Strawberries - Lavender Tags - $4.75 Strawberry 4-pack

Our MissionMarch 3rd, 2018

Welcome to Garden Dreams!  Our mission is to supply the home gardener with a combination of strong seedlings and garden education which will hopefully add up to an enjoyable gardening experience

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Opening Day is Friday April 6th! We will be open every weekend (Friday-Sunday) April-July from 10-6.

Phone: 412-501-FARM (3276)              Email: info @ mygardendreams dot com

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