Living Art | Wall Mounted Ferns
Jul
7
10:00 AM10:00

Living Art | Wall Mounted Ferns

Ferns are having a moment right now, and we couldn’t love them any more! In this workshop, you will learn how to mount your own fern to create two charming new addition to your walls. Designer Alex Franzmann will also give you all the info you need to keep your arrangement healthy and happy. Registration is required.

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Fantastic Foliage | Living Green Wall
Jun
30
10:00 AM10:00

Fantastic Foliage | Living Green Wall

We are loving the living green wall design trend happening right now. These walls are both eye-catching as well as useful to clean the air in your space. Join us as we show you how to use beautiful foliage plants to create a living work of art. Designer Alex Franzmann will also give you all the info you need to keep your arrangement healthy and happy. Registration is required.

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Spirits of Adventure - Rum & Tropicals
Jun
13
5:30 PM17:30

Spirits of Adventure - Rum & Tropicals

Yo-Ho-Ho and a Bottle of Rum! While most spirits are made from grains, most rums are based on molasses, a byproduct of the sugar-processing industry. And most rums are still made in the Caribbean, where tropical plants abound. Sample both light and dark rums -- and light refreshments -- with host Paul James, and have a look at Southwood’s selection of tropical plants. Along the way, learn about Paul’s favorite organic pesticide, which was discovered in an abandoned rum distillery on the island of Barbados. Seriously!

Registration is required. Class is limited. Pirate costumes are discouraged, but eye-patches might be fun.

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Planting Bar
May
31
5:30 PM17:30

Planting Bar

Back by popular demand, join us for this spring's Planting “Bar” series. Bring your own pot or buy one from us, then plant away with help from our staff. Choose from annuals, perennials, tropicals, succulents, herbs and so on to create your own potted masterpiece while enjoying a glass or two of wine and light snacks.

Registration is required. Class size limited.

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Moss Madness | Massive Moss Wall
May
24
5:30 PM17:30

Moss Madness | Massive Moss Wall

So. Darn. Cool. That’s the best way to describe these massive moss walls that truly are living art. And you can hang them vertically or horizontally. Let Designer Alex Franzmann show you how to create one of these beauties to hang in your home year ‘round or on a shady wall of the patio throughout the summer months. Registration is required.

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Planting Bar
May
17
5:30 PM17:30

Planting Bar

Back by popular demand, join us for this spring's Planting “Bar” series. Bring your own pot or buy one from us, then plant away with help from our staff. Choose from annuals, perennials, tropicals, succulents, herbs and so on to create your own potted masterpiece while enjoying a glass or two of wine and light snacks.

Registration is required. Class size limited.

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Planting Bar
May
10
5:30 PM17:30

Planting Bar

Back by popular demand, join us for this spring's Planting “Bar” series. Bring your own pot or buy one from us, then plant away with help from our staff. Choose from annuals, perennials, tropicals, succulents, herbs and so on to create your own potted masterpiece while enjoying a glass or two of wine and light snacks.

Registration is required. Class size limited.

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Herbal Remedy | Vertical Herb Garden
May
10
5:30 PM17:30

Herbal Remedy | Vertical Herb Garden

Love herbs but don’t have the space for an herb garden? No problem. Let Designer Alex Franzmann show you how to create a vertical herb garden that you can hang on a fence or patio wall so you’ll always have fresh herbs at the ready for your favorite culinary delights or cocktails. Registration is required.

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Spirits of Adventure - Rosé & Roses
May
9
5:30 PM17:30

Spirits of Adventure - Rosé & Roses

Rosé wines are all the rage these days, and with good reason -- they’re easy to drink and they’re delicious! Sample wines from around the world, learn about rosés and roses (hey, we’re a garden center!), and discover what Paul considers the absolute best food pairing of all for these wonderful wines. Hint: it’s fried!

Registration is required. Class size is limited.

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Moss & Orchid Arrangement
May
3
5:30 PM17:30

Moss & Orchid Arrangement

Looking for a unique Mother's Day gift? Join us for this workshop to create a beautiful orchid and moss arrangement. It would be a great gift to give or the workshop itself would be a great gift! Caring for an orchid can be a little intimidating, but we'll show you that it's easier than you think! Registration is required.

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Planting Bar
Apr
19
5:30 PM17:30

Planting Bar

Back by popular demand, join us for this spring's Planting “Bar” series. Bring your own pot or buy one from us, then plant away with help from our staff. Choose from annuals, perennials, tropicals, succulents, herbs and so on to create your own potted masterpiece while enjoying a glass or two of wine and light snacks.

Registration is required. Class size limited.

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Moss Madness | Massive Moss Wall
Apr
19
5:30 PM17:30

Moss Madness | Massive Moss Wall

So. Darn. Cool. That’s the best way to describe these massive moss walls that truly are living art. And you can hang them vertically or horizontally. Let Designer Alex Franzmann show you how to create one of these beauties to hang in your home year ‘round or on a shady wall of the patio throughout the summer months. Registration is required.

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Spirits of Adventure - Gin & Junipers
Apr
11
6:00 PM18:00

Spirits of Adventure - Gin & Junipers

Gin is nothing more than vodka to which various herbs and spices -- especially juniper -- have been added. But oh what a difference those herbs make. Join Paul James as he pours his favorite gins -- some straight, some as cocktails -- and discusses the aromatic plants used to make them so alluring and refreshing. Light refreshments will be served.

Cost: $20. Registration is required. Class size limited.

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Kokedama Balls
Apr
5
5:30 PM17:30

Kokedama Balls

Kokedama translates to “moss ball”. It is a Japanese art that has become more and more popular the last few years, and we sure LOVE it! In this workshop you will create two of your very own kokedamas to take home and display or hang in your house. You will also leave with the knowledge of how to create more on our own if you become addicted. This workshop is taught by our plant aficionado Alex. Registration is required.

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Plants I'm Digging Now
Mar
31
10:00 AM10:00

Plants I'm Digging Now

From deciduous and evergreen trees and shrubs to annuals, perennials...and yes, even tropicals, Paul James will showcase the plants he’s most excited about -- some old, some new, but all cool -- and explain why you’ll probably want to find a spot for them somewhere in your landscape.

Class is free, but registration is required.

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Succulents & Driftwood
Mar
29
5:30 PM17:30

Succulents & Driftwood

In this workshop you will create your very own piece of living art made of succulents and driftwood. We have a great selection of the cutest and most unique succulents for you to choose from. You will also get to pick the special piece of driftwood that speaks to you. This workshop is taught by our favorite plant aficionado Alex. Come prepared to have fun! Registration is required.

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Plant a Row for the Hungry
Mar
24
9:00 AM09:00

Plant a Row for the Hungry

Join us Saturday, March 24, from 9 am to 3 pm for our 13th annual Plant a Row for the Hungry event, benefitting the Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma. For every non-perishable food item you donate (think canned goods, peanut butter, dried beans, etc.) we’ll give you a free Southwood Grown tomato plant (limit ten per person).

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Orchid & Succulent Arrangement
Mar
22
5:30 PM17:30

Orchid & Succulent Arrangement

Join us to create a beautiful orchid arrangement. We think orchids are simply stunning and love to see them all over our home! In this workshop we will talk about how to care for your orchid to help it live a long and beautiful life. This workshop will include step-by-step instructions as well as all materials needed. This workshop will be taught by our favorite plant aficionado Alex. Registration is required.

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Are Plants Like People?
Mar
22
10:00 AM10:00

Are Plants Like People?

Like people, plants eat and breathe and sleep. They also feel, get sick, and, well, even have gas! Paul James will compare and contrast human and plant characteristics in a way that’s sure to be informative and fun!

Recommended for ages 4 and up. Class is free, but registration is required.

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Are Plants Like People?
Mar
20
10:00 AM10:00

Are Plants Like People?

Like people, plants eat and breathe and sleep. They also feel, get sick, and, well, even have gas! Paul James will compare and contrast human and plant characteristics in a way that’s sure to be informative and fun!

Recommended for ages 4 and up. Class is free, but registration is required.

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Breathing Room...For Every Room
Mar
17
10:00 AM10:00

Breathing Room...For Every Room

Houseplants can clear the air of up to 80% of the volatile organic compounds in the home, and there’s a houseplant that’s suitable for every room in your home, regardless of light and humidity levels. Even the kitchen and bathroom! Join Alex Franzmann, who’s in charge of our houseplant collections, as she walks you through the vast selection of houseplants for bright light, low light, or something in between, and discusses the top ten plants that can give you more breathing room. Will shamrocks be one of them?

Class is free, but registration is required.

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Wall-Mounted Staghorn Fern
Mar
10
10:30 AM10:30

Wall-Mounted Staghorn Fern

Staghorn ferns are having a moment right now, and we couldn’t agree more!  We love them!  In this workshop, you will learn how to mount your own staghorn fern to create a charming new addition to your walls.  You will also learn how to properly care for it to be sure it is successful.  This workshop is taught by our favorite plant aficionado Alex. Registration is required.

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Gardening Without a Garden
Mar
10
10:00 AM10:00

Gardening Without a Garden

You want to grow your own food, but the only spot you have to garden is a balcony or small courtyard. Or maybe you rent a house and don’t want to invest the time and effort in creating a permanent garden. Or perhaps you just don’t have the strength and stamina to dig in the dirt. Well no problem! Let Paul James, The Gardener Guy, show you how easy it is to grow tasty food in containers.

Class is free, but registration is required.

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Animal Planters
Mar
3
10:30 AM10:30

Animal Planters

We are obsessed with these super hip animal planters! We have rhinos, snails, elephants in a few colors, come and pick your favorite. We love them filled with about anything, so come and pick the plants that speak to you! You will also learn how to properly care for it to be sure it is successful. This workshop is taught by our favorite plant aficionado Alex. Come prepared to have fun! Registration is required.

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Herbs - Gateway to Gardening
Feb
24
10:00 AM10:00

Herbs - Gateway to Gardening

Herbs are among the easiest plants to grow, which makes them the ideal introductory plants for folks who don’t fancy themselves gardeners. And if you use herbs in the kitchen, you can save a lot of money growing your own rather than buying them in plastic clamshells at the store. Paul James, The Gardener Guy, will explain everything you need to know to become a successful herb gardener, whether you prefer to grow them in the ground or in containers.

Class is free, but registration is required.

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