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Poinsettia Pastels

Create poinsettias with pastels! We'll meet in our Adventure Classroom and visit the conservatory to allow you to experience the wonder of the Gardens' poinsettia tree. Completed art pieces will be finished with a mat frame and ribbon. These are perfect for a keepsake or gift.  Interested? "Poinsettia Pastels" is also offered Saturday, December 3.

Poinsettia Pastels

Visit the Conservatory to experience the wonder of the Gardens’ poinsettia tree and use your inspiration to create poinsettias with pastels. Completed art pieces will be finished with a mat frame and ribbon. These are perfect for a keepsake or gift.  Interested? "Poinsettia Pastels" is also offered Thursday, December 1.

Murder in the Secret Garden

Join us for our "Thyme to Read" book club, a monthly gathering hosted by the Library at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens.

Wreath Making with Carolyn Chen of Wild Things

Let florist Carolyn Chen, owner of Wild Things Flowers & Curiosities, help you ring in the holidays by joining us for this special wreath-making workshop at the Gardens. Add your own creative touches as Carolyn guides you and shares favorite tips. Greenery and other materials will be provided.

Poinsettia Care & Craft

Poinsettias are a decorative staple throughout the holiday season. Learn how to care for this dynamic plant during the rest of the year, and make a paper craft to take home.

Make a Driftwood Planter

Design a magnet or planter out of driftwood for your new air plant (Tillandsia spp.). Interested? "Make a Driftwood Air Planter" is also offered Thursday, December 15.

Make a Driftwood Planter

Design a magnet or planter out of driftwood for your new air plant (Tillandsia spp.). Interested? "Make a Driftwood Air Planter" is also offered Wednesday, December 14.

Kitchen Scrap Gardening

Put your kitchen garden scraps to use this winter by regrowing your favorite vegetables. Leafy greens and roots are easy to start from cuttings. Learn the best techniques to jump -start their regrowth, and get advice for when to replant.

Camellia Presentation

Camellias are the state flower of Alabama. Come learn about Camellia japonica 'Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II' and its connection between Mobile, Ala., and the Royal Family.

2023 Annual Member Celebration & Inaugural John A. Floyd Jr. Lecture

Thomas Rainer, a leading voice in ecological landscape design, will talk about his landscape philosophy and how it applies both to homeowners’ gardens and to the Kaul Wildflower Garden. The Birmingham native, a principal with Phyto Studio in Washington, D.C., has designed landscapes for the U.S. Capitol grounds, the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, and…

Children’s Valentine Garden Kit

Have you ever planted seeds but wondered what is happening under the soil? We have curated a special kit for you to create your own root viewer to watch seeds race as they develop roots and shoots. It’s not complete without the special addition of a spider plant dropping by to say hi and wish…