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March

Wave Petunia / Early Annual SALE

  • Date: Pre-Order is open the entire month of March

Mark your calendars because it's our BIGGEST SALE OF THE YEAR!

YOU ASKED. WE LISTENED! This year we are BRINGING BACK PRE-ORDER for our Wave Petunia x Early Annual Sale. Trays include 12 plants and cost $15

This sale includes full-trays of the following:

  • Wave Petunias (yellow, blue, burgundy star, mix, neon rose, red, pink passion, white)
  • Mixed Dianthus
  • Mixed Snapdragons
  • Dusty Miller
  • Mixed Cosmos
  • Mixed Gazania Daisys
  • Mixed Allysum

Pre-Order will open March 1st and close March 31. Pre-order sales are for pick-up only. Pick-up slots are as follows:

  • Tuesday, April 2nd DRIVE-THRU PICK-UP (Drive-up slots are 10am-3pm OR 4pm-7pm)
  • Wednesday, April 3rd & Thursday, April 4th (In-Store pick-up between 9am and 5pm)
  • Saturday April 6th & Sunday, April 7th (In-Store Early Annual / Wave Petunia Sale)

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March

Block Printing Workshop

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  • Date: Saturday, March 16th
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Benken is so excited to welcome local artist, Emily Cooper (of Emily Cooper Creations), to lead a linoleum block printing workshop on March 16th!

Durning this workshop, Emily will walk you through the steps of carving your own linoleum block with a design of your choosing. She will come with three botanical inspired designs to choose from that you will learn how to transfer and carve on a 4" x 6" block. Once carved, Emily will teach each person how to hand print their block onto an 8x10" paper. Participants will get to take home their block, their finished print and he knowledge of where to buy more supplies should they want to continue printmaking as a hobby.

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March

Spring Porch Pot Workshop 10AM

  • Date: Saturday, March 23rd
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Price: $65 per person

Join us for one of our most popular workshops of the year! You'll get to choose from Benken's Famous home-grown annuals to create a seasonal container garden to enjoy for months to come!

Reserve Your Spot

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March

Spring Porch Pot Workshop 1PM

  • Date: Saturday, March 23rd
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Price: $65 per person

Join us for one of our most popular workshops of the year! You'll get to choose from Benken's Famous home-grown annuals to create a seasonal container garden to enjoy for months to come!

Reserve Your Spot

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March

Bunny Brunch

  • Date: Saturday, March 30th
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Price: $15 per person

Hop on over for this family-friendly workshop! Attendees can get their hands dirty creating their very own garden planter fit for the Easter Bunny’s next meal! This is a fun workshop for all ages. Each participant will be planting their own Bunny Brunch Pot with the help of our dedicated staff. Fee includes the pot, soil, parsley, beet, kale and lettuce plants! Yummy!

Reserve Your Spot

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March

Bunny Brunch

  • Date: Saturday, March 30th
  • Time: 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Price: $15 per person

Hop on over for this family-friendly workshop! Attendees can get their hands dirty creating their very own garden planter fit for the Easter Bunny’s next meal! This is a fun workshop for all ages. Each participant will be planting their own Bunny Brunch Pot with the help of our dedicated staff. Fee includes the pot, soil, parsley, beet, kale and lettuce plants! Yummy!

Reserve Your Spot

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March

Bunny Brunch

  • Date: Saturday, March 30th
  • Time: 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Price: $15 per person

Hop on over for this family-friendly workshop! Attendees can get their hands dirty creating their very own garden planter fit for the Easter Bunny’s next meal! This is a fun workshop for all ages. Each participant will be planting their own Bunny Brunch Pot with the help of our dedicated staff. Fee includes the pot, soil, parsley, beet, kale and lettuce plants! Yummy!

Reserve Your Spot

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April

Wave Petunia / Early Annual SALE

  • Date: Saturday April 6 and Sunday April 7
  • In-store only

Mark your calendars because it's our BIGGEST SALE OF THE YEAR!

YOU ASKED. WE LISTENED! This year we are BRINGING BACK PRE-ORDER for our Wave Petunia x Early Annual Sale. Trays include 12 plants and cost $15

This sale includes full-trays of the following:

  • Wave Petunias (yellow, blue, burgundy star, mix, neon rose, red, pink passion, white)
  • Mixed Dianthus
  • Mixed Snapdragons
  • Dusty Miller
  • Mixed Cosmos
  • Mixed Gazania Daisys
  • Mixed Allysum

Pre-Order will open March 1st and close March 31. Pre-order sales are for pick-up only. Pick-up slots are as follows:

  • Tuesday, April 2nd DRIVE-THRU PICK-UP (Drive-up slots are 10am-3pm OR 4pm-7pm)
  • Wednesday, April 3rd & Thursday, April 4th (In-Store pick-up between 9am and 5pm)
  • Saturday April 6th & Sunday, April 7th (In-Store Early Annual / Wave Petunia Sale)

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April

Earth Day Seed Starting

  • Date: Monday, April 22nd
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Price: $40 per person

What better way to celebrate our planet than a seed starting workshop to jump-start our gardens!

In this 101 level workshop, you'll learn about the different needs of different seeds! Learn about the growth pattern of your plants, spacing, lighting requirements, and how to grow your garden from seed!

Each participant will receive a 36-cell seed starting tray, soil to fill it, 12 different labeling sticks for your seeds, and choice from a number of different seed choose from including tomatoes, squash, green beans, zinnias, sunflowers, nasturtiums, pumpkins, peppers and more!

If participants have a specific variety of seeds they would like to start, they can purchase them at Benken or bring them from home for the workshop.

Reserve Your Spot

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April

Earth Day Seed Starting

  • Date: Monday, April 22nd
  • Time: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Price: $40 per person

What better way to celebrate our planet than a seed starting workshop to jump-start our gardens!

In this 101 level workshop, you'll learn about the different needs of different seeds! Learn about the growth pattern of your plants, spacing, lighting requirements, and how to grow your garden from seed!

Each participant will receive a 36-cell seed starting tray, soil to fill it, 12 different labeling sticks for your seeds, and choice from a number of different seed choose from including tomatoes, squash, green beans, zinnias, sunflowers, nasturtiums, pumpkins, peppers and more!

If participants have a specific variety of seeds they would like to start, they can purchase them at Benken or bring them from home for the workshop.

Reserve Your Spot

Event tickets purchased online will have an additional $2.25 processing fee. Bypass the fee by calling the office at (513) 891.1040.