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Horticulture & Gardening

Expand your knowledge of the plant world through a variety of classes and workshops – prune roses with an expert, keep that supermarket orchid alive, start your veggie garden, or grow your very own bonsai!

Upcoming Classes and Workshops

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March
All Day
Local Time:
Mar 01 2024 - Apr 13 2024 |
All Day

Butterflies in the Garden

FWBG EventsOngoing

Witness the magnificent transformation of nature and marvel at the sight of brilliantly colored living jewels fluttering in the Rainforest Conservatory of Fort Worth Botanic Garden during Butterflies in the Garden. Don’t miss the opportunity to see the largest exhibit of live, exotic butterflies in North Central Texas! ...

1
March
All Day
Local Time:
Mar 01 2024 - May 29 2024 |
All Day

Dinosaurs Around the World: The Great Outdoors

FWBG EventsOngoing

Get your passport to Pangea stamped on every continent while engaging with animatronic dinosaurs as Dinosaurs Around the World takes its celebrated educational content to the great outdoors inside the Fort Worth Botanic Garden. ...

1
March
All Day
Local Time:
Mar 01 2024 - Aug 31 2024 |
All Day

Seward Johnson Sculptures in the Garden

FWBG EventsOngoing

Explore the unique vision of American sculptor Seward Johnson through life-sized, realistic images that weave art into the fabric everyday life. ...

1
March
All Day
Local Time:
Mar 01 - 30 2024 |
All Day

Bloom Watch 2024

FWBG EventsHorticulture & GardeningSeasons in the GardenOngoing

Spring blooms are bursting throughout the Garden! Whether you're looking for tulips, daffodils, bluebonnets, roses, or wisteria, we will keep you updated on the Garden's social media pages. Follow along for posts about what's blooming when!  ...

2
March
All Day
Local Time:
Mar 02 2024 - Apr 13 2024 |
All Day

Butterflies in the Garden

FWBG Events

Witness the magnificent transformation of nature and marvel at the sight of brilliantly colored living jewels fluttering in the Rainforest Conservatory of Fort Worth Botanic Garden during Butterflies in the Garden. Don’t miss the opportunity to see the largest exhibit of live, exotic butterflies in North Central Texas! ...

2
March
All Day
Local Time:
Mar 02 2024 - May 29 2024 |
All Day

Dinosaurs Around the World: The Great Outdoors

FWBG Events

Get your passport to Pangea stamped on every continent while engaging with animatronic dinosaurs as Dinosaurs Around the World takes its celebrated educational content to the great outdoors inside the Fort Worth Botanic Garden. ...

2
March
All Day
Local Time:
Mar 02 2024 - Aug 31 2024 |
All Day

Seward Johnson Sculptures in the Garden

FWBG Events

Explore the unique vision of American sculptor Seward Johnson through life-sized, realistic images that weave art into the fabric everyday life. ...

2
March
All Day
Local Time:
Mar 02 - 30 2024 |
All Day

Bloom Watch 2024

FWBG EventsHorticulture & GardeningSeasons in the Garden

Spring blooms are bursting throughout the Garden! Whether you're looking for tulips, daffodils, bluebonnets, roses, or wisteria, we will keep you updated on the Garden's social media pages. Follow along for posts about what's blooming when!  ...

Person drawing dried flowers
2
March
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Local Time:
Mar 02 2024 |
8:00 am - 10:00 am

Drawing in the Garden: Spring Buds

Adult ClassesBotanical Arts & CraftsEducation

Registration for this class is now closed. We hope to see you next month! Looking to discover – or polish – your drawing skills in the natural beauty of the Garden? Bring your favorite portable medium and explore a new artistic focus each month. Local artist Erika Duque Scully will start with a demonstration, then […] ...

2
March
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Local Time:
Mar 02 2024 |
9:30 am - 11:00 am
FWBG

POSTPONED – Members-Only Japanese Garden Docent Tour

Botany & NatureGuided ToursHorticulture & GardeningMembers-Only Events

FWBG members are invited to join knowledgeable docents for an exclusive guided tour of the beautiful Japanese Garden. Enjoy lovely vistas while docents discuss design elements, history, cultural significance, and the plants and animals of the Japanese Garden. ...

3
March
All Day
Local Time:
Mar 03 2024 - Apr 13 2024 |
All Day

Butterflies in the Garden

FWBG Events

Witness the magnificent transformation of nature and marvel at the sight of brilliantly colored living jewels fluttering in the Rainforest Conservatory of Fort Worth Botanic Garden during Butterflies in the Garden. Don’t miss the opportunity to see the largest exhibit of live, exotic butterflies in North Central Texas! ...

3
March
All Day
Local Time:
Mar 03 2024 - May 29 2024 |
All Day

Dinosaurs Around the World: The Great Outdoors

FWBG Events

Get your passport to Pangea stamped on every continent while engaging with animatronic dinosaurs as Dinosaurs Around the World takes its celebrated educational content to the great outdoors inside the Fort Worth Botanic Garden. ...

3
March
All Day
Local Time:
Mar 03 2024 - Aug 31 2024 |
All Day

Seward Johnson Sculptures in the Garden

FWBG Events

Explore the unique vision of American sculptor Seward Johnson through life-sized, realistic images that weave art into the fabric everyday life. ...

3
March
All Day
Local Time:
Mar 03 - 30 2024 |
All Day

Bloom Watch 2024

FWBG EventsHorticulture & GardeningSeasons in the Garden

Spring blooms are bursting throughout the Garden! Whether you're looking for tulips, daffodils, bluebonnets, roses, or wisteria, we will keep you updated on the Garden's social media pages. Follow along for posts about what's blooming when!  ...

4
March
All Day
Local Time:
Mar 04 2024 - Apr 13 2024 |
All Day

Butterflies in the Garden

FWBG Events

Witness the magnificent transformation of nature and marvel at the sight of brilliantly colored living jewels fluttering in the Rainforest Conservatory of Fort Worth Botanic Garden during Butterflies in the Garden. Don’t miss the opportunity to see the largest exhibit of live, exotic butterflies in North Central Texas! ...

4
March
All Day
Local Time:
Mar 04 2024 - May 29 2024 |
All Day

Dinosaurs Around the World: The Great Outdoors

FWBG Events

Get your passport to Pangea stamped on every continent while engaging with animatronic dinosaurs as Dinosaurs Around the World takes its celebrated educational content to the great outdoors inside the Fort Worth Botanic Garden. ...

4
March
All Day
Local Time:
Mar 04 2024 - Aug 31 2024 |
All Day

Seward Johnson Sculptures in the Garden

FWBG Events

Explore the unique vision of American sculptor Seward Johnson through life-sized, realistic images that weave art into the fabric everyday life. ...

4
March
All Day
Local Time:
Mar 04 - 30 2024 |
All Day

Bloom Watch 2024

FWBG EventsHorticulture & GardeningSeasons in the Garden

Spring blooms are bursting throughout the Garden! Whether you're looking for tulips, daffodils, bluebonnets, roses, or wisteria, we will keep you updated on the Garden's social media pages. Follow along for posts about what's blooming when!  ...

5
March
All Day
Local Time:
Mar 05 2024 - Apr 13 2024 |
All Day

Butterflies in the Garden

FWBG Events

Witness the magnificent transformation of nature and marvel at the sight of brilliantly colored living jewels fluttering in the Rainforest Conservatory of Fort Worth Botanic Garden during Butterflies in the Garden. Don’t miss the opportunity to see the largest exhibit of live, exotic butterflies in North Central Texas! ...

5
March
All Day
Local Time:
Mar 05 2024 - May 29 2024 |
All Day

Dinosaurs Around the World: The Great Outdoors

FWBG Events

Get your passport to Pangea stamped on every continent while engaging with animatronic dinosaurs as Dinosaurs Around the World takes its celebrated educational content to the great outdoors inside the Fort Worth Botanic Garden. ...

5
March
All Day
Local Time:
Mar 05 2024 - Aug 31 2024 |
All Day

Seward Johnson Sculptures in the Garden

FWBG Events

Explore the unique vision of American sculptor Seward Johnson through life-sized, realistic images that weave art into the fabric everyday life. ...

5
March
All Day
Local Time:
Mar 05 - 30 2024 |
All Day

Bloom Watch 2024

FWBG EventsHorticulture & GardeningSeasons in the Garden

Spring blooms are bursting throughout the Garden! Whether you're looking for tulips, daffodils, bluebonnets, roses, or wisteria, we will keep you updated on the Garden's social media pages. Follow along for posts about what's blooming when!  ...

5
March
8:30 am - 10:00 am
Local Time:
Mar 05 2024 |
7:30 am - 9:00 am

Photographing Butterflies in the Garden – March

Adult ClassesBotanical Arts & CraftsButterflies in the GardenEducation

This class is sold out! Click here to join the waitlist or register now for April 2! Butterflies are one of the most beautiful insects to photograph – and they’re often found visiting another popular photographic subject, flowers! Bring your camera and explore the Butterflies in the Garden exhibit in the lush Rainforest Conservatory. Join professional […] ...

5
March
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Local Time:
Mar 05 2024 |
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
BRIT Building

March Lunchtime Lecture: Collecting Ironweeds in South Africa

Research Lecture Series

“Collecting Ironweeds in South Africa: A Travelogue” A  Hybrid Lunchtime Lecture by Dr. Morgan Gostel Dr. Morgan Gostel will share experiences from a recent field trip to South Africa, where he and colleagues traveled more nearly 4,000 miles in November 2023 in search of enigmatic flowering plants in the “ironweed” tribe, Vernonieae (Compositae). This tribe […] ...

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Past Classes and Workshops

February 2024

Registration for this class is now closed. We hope to see you for another Horticulture & Gardening class soon! Looking for an easy and fast-growing crop you can grow in your own kitchen? Look no further than this introduction to microgreens, which are often ready to harvest in less than two weeks! You will discover […]

Feb 17 2024
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Registration for this class is now closed. We hope to see you for another Horticulture & Gardening class soon! Looking for an easy and fast-growing crop you can grow in your own kitchen? Look no further than this introduction to microgreens, which are often ready to harvest in less than two weeks! You will discover […]

Feb 17 2024

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10:00 am - 12:00 pm
January 2024

Registration for this class is now closed. We hope to see you for another Horticulture & Gardening class soon! Soil is the foundation for all plant growth and true success in gardening requires an understanding of what soil is and how it works. In this class, you will learn the basics about important processes that […]

Jan 23 2024
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Registration for this class is now closed. We hope to see you for another Horticulture & Gardening class soon! Soil is the foundation for all plant growth and true success in gardening requires an understanding of what soil is and how it works. In this class, you will learn the basics about important processes that […]

Jan 23 2024

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6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

FWBG | BRIT members are invited to an exclusive monthly tour of the Begonia Collection & Species Bank here at the Fort Worth Botanic Garden. The Begonia Collection & Species Bank is the largest recognized and accredited begonia collection in North America.

Jan 14 2024
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
FWBG

FWBG | BRIT members are invited to an exclusive monthly tour of the Begonia Collection & Species Bank here at the Fort Worth Botanic Garden. The Begonia Collection & Species Bank is the largest recognized and accredited begonia collection in North America.

Jan 14 2024

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11:00 am - 12:00 pm
FWBG

Registration for this class is closed.  We hope to see you at future adult education classes. Seed starting can be an intimidating – but rewarding – venture for new gardeners. Following best practices can increase the likelihood of success. In this class, we will discuss the basics of seed starting and build confidence using various techniques. […]

Jan 13 2024
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Registration for this class is closed.  We hope to see you at future adult education classes. Seed starting can be an intimidating – but rewarding – venture for new gardeners. Following best practices can increase the likelihood of success. In this class, we will discuss the basics of seed starting and build confidence using various techniques. […]

Jan 13 2024

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10:00 am - 12:00 pm
December 2023

FWBG | BRIT members are invited to an exclusive monthly tour of the Begonia Collection & Species Bank here at the Fort Worth Botanic Garden. The Begonia Collection & Species Bank is the largest recognized and accredited begonia collection in North America.

Dec 10 2024
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
FWBG

FWBG | BRIT members are invited to an exclusive monthly tour of the Begonia Collection & Species Bank here at the Fort Worth Botanic Garden. The Begonia Collection & Species Bank is the largest recognized and accredited begonia collection in North America.

Dec 10 2024
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October 2023

Registration for this class is now closed. We hope to see you for another Horticulture & Gardening class soon! Do you have a black thumb? Fear not! Houseplants 101 is for beginner plant-parents and anyone who has trouble keeping houseplants alive. Our expert instructor will guide you through basic types of houseplants, water and light […]

Oct 28 2023
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Registration for this class is now closed. We hope to see you for another Horticulture & Gardening class soon! Do you have a black thumb? Fear not! Houseplants 101 is for beginner plant-parents and anyone who has trouble keeping houseplants alive. Our expert instructor will guide you through basic types of houseplants, water and light […]

Oct 28 2023

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Point of Contact

Michelle Schmidlkofer
Adult Education Manager
mschmidlkofer@fwbg.org
(817) 332-4441 x270

Cassandra Renard
Adult Education Program Assistant
crenard@fwbg.org

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