The Desert Botanical Garden, 1201 N. Galvin Parkway, offers a series of classes beginning in September, with registration opening on Aug. 15.
Among the offerings is Vegetable Container Gardening, 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 20. Whether in a garden bed, a balcony or a patio, containers are a great way to grow your own vegetables. This step-by-step workshop focuses on the challenges of growing produce in pots in Phoenix and the Southwest. Learn about different types of potting soil, watering and mulching techniques, and the importance of location and seasonal changes.
Class limit is 30. Cost is $30 for garden members and $38 for the general public. To register (beginning Aug. 15), call 480-941-8188.