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CSU Extension Gardening Webinars

Below are the online classes available from CSU Extension. 
These classes are FREE for the public; registration is required.


UPCOMING CLASSES

Wednesday, May 12: Common Weeds in Front Range Landscapes
Time: 12:30pm MST
Instructor: Amy Lentz, Weld County Extension
After registering, you will receive an email with the class link.

Friday, May 14: Things Mom Taught Me: Gardening Wisdom (Or Not)
Time: 12:00pm MST
Instructor: John Murgel, Douglas County Extension
After registering, you will receive an email with the class link.

Wednesday, June 9: Best Of Perennials from the CSU Perennial Trials
Time: 12:30pm MST
Instructor: Jim Klett, CSU Extension Ornamental Plant Specialist
After registering, you will receive an email with the class link.

Wednesday, July 14: Troubleshooting Irrigation Issues
Time: 12:30pm MST
Instructor: Tony Koski, CSU Extension Turfgrass Specialist
After registering, you will receive an email with the class link.

Wednesday, August 11: Cooking with Your Harvest: Summer Vegetables
Time: 12:30pm MST
Instructor: Amy Lentz and Sheila Beckley, Weld County Extension
After registering, you will receive an email with the class link.

Wednesday, September 8: Pickling Basics
Time: 12:30pm MST
Instructor: Amber Webb, Larimer County Extension
After registering, you will receive an email with the class link.

Wednesday, October 13: Fall-Planted Bulbs for Spring Blooms
Time: 12:30pm MST
Instructor: Alison O'Connor, Larimer County Extension
After registering, you will receive an email with the class link.

Wednesday, November 10: A 2021 Gardening Year-in-Review
Time: 12:30pm MST
Instructor: Amy Lentz, Weld County Extension and Alison O'Connor, Larimer County Extension
After registering, you will receive an email with the class link.

Wednesday, December 8: Evergreens and Holiday Decor
Time: 12:30pm MST
Instructor: Amy Lentz, Weld County Extension and Alison O'Connor, Larimer County Extension
After registering, you will receive an email with the class link.

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2021 RECORDED CLASSES

Please fill out our survey for each class you watch; we'd love your feedback: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/CSUEHortYouTubes2021

Extension Programs are available to all without discrimination. If you have a need for which you seek an accommodation, please notify the listed presenter and allow at least 14 days to provide the accommodations.

Orchids for the Home
Recorded January 13, 2021
Instructor: Jon Weiss, Master Gardener in Larimer County
Recording: 
https://youtu.be/45rZ_89Jzl4

Alaska Blooms: Peony Production in Alaska
Recorded February 3, 2021
Instructor: Dr. Pat Holloway, University of Alaska-Fairbanks

Tree and Shrub Pruning
Recorded February 10, 2021
Instructor: Amy Lentz, Weld County Extension

Nursery Plant Propagation at Bailey Nursery (Yamhill, OR)
Recorded February 12, 2021
Instructor: Jeffrey Stoven, Manager of Plant Propagation, Bailey Nursery

Cold Hardy Succulents and Cacti
Recorded March 10, 2021
Instructor: Tony Koski, CSU Extension Turfgrass Specialist

Planeación del Jardín de Vegetales (En Español)
Recorded March 13, 2021
Presentadora: Mary Ortiz Castro, Condado de Douglas

Seed Starting
Recorded March 19, 2021
Instructor: Cassey Anderson, Adams County Extension
After watching, please take our survey! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Spring2021-FRHortWebinars

Garden Insects: Friends and Foes
Recorded: March 26, 2021
Instructor: Lisa Mason, Arapahoe County Extension
After watching, please take our survey! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Spring2021-FRHortWebinars

Japanese Beetles in Colorado
Recorded: March 31, 2021
Instructor: Dr. Whitney Cranshaw, Professor Emeritus, Colorado State University

Spring Lawn Care
Recorded: April 2, 2021
Instructor: Tony Koski, CSU Extension Turfgrass Specialist
After watching, please take our survey! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Spring2021-FRHortWebinars

Cultivo de Vegetales en Colorado (En Español)
Recorded Sabado, Abril 3, 2021
Presentadora: Mary Ortiz Castro, Condado de Douglas

Growing and Using Garden Herbs
Recorded: Thursday, April 8, 2021
Instructors: Amber Webb and Alison O'Connor, Larimer County Extension

Summer-Flowering Bulbs
Recorded: Friday, April 9, 2021
Instructor: Alison O'Connor, Larimer County Extension
After watching, please take our survey! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Spring2021-FRHortWebinars

Tree Planting
Recorded: Wednesday, April 14, 2021
Instructor: Alison O'Connor, Larimer County Extension

Success with Trees Along the Front Range
Recorded: Friday, April 16, 2021
Instructor: Eric Hammond, Adams County Extension
After watching, please take our survey! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Spring2021-FRHortWebinars

Bee Friendly: How We Can Support Pollinators at Home and on Campus
Recorded: Monday, April 19, 2021
Instructors: Lisa Mason, Arapahoe County Extension and Fred Haberecht, CSU Facilities Management
After watching, please take the survey! https://forms.gle/q5wdsJG3SSvPqN8a9

Cut Flower Gardening
Recorded Friday, April 23, 2021
Instructor: Amy Lentz, Weld County Extension
Class recording: https://youtu.be/9qe1Ry498ek
After watching, please take our survey! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Spring2021-FRHortWebinars

Protecting Gardens from Animals
Recorded Friday, April 30, 2021
Instructor: Carol O'Meara, Boulder County Extension
After watching, please take our survey! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Spring2021-FRHortWebinars

Container Vegetable Gardening
Recorded Friday, May 7, 2021
Instructor: Sarah Schweig, Broomfield County Extension
After watching, please take our survey! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Spring2021-FRHortWebinars

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2020 RECORDED CLASSES

Please fill out our survey for each class you watch; we'd love your feedback: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/CSUEHortYouTubes

Extension Programs are available to all without discrimination. If you have a need for which you seek an accommodation, please notify the listed presenter and allow at least 14 days to provide the accommodations.

Colorado Butterflies
Recorded: Thursday, April 9
Featuring Bob Hammon, Retired Extension Entomologist, Western Region
Class recording: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pcrIoR3fHTw&t=741s
After watching, please complete the survey

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Growing Grapes Part 1: An Introduction

Recorded: Tuesday, April 7
Instructor: Miranda Ulmer, Viticulture Specialist, CSU Extension
Class recording: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DvpOQPc1xD4&feature=youtu.be
After watching, please complete the survey

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Yard and Garden Boot Camp: Trees and Shrubs
Recorded: Saturday, April 11
Instructor: Alison O'Connor, CSU Extension in Larimer County
Class recording: https://youtu.be/PStogqGBmWg
After watching, please complete the survey

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An Overview of Routt County Gardening
Recorded: Tuesday, April 14
Instructor: Todd Hagenbuch and the Routt County Master Gardeners
Class recording: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AVpjNf-KJck&feature=youtu.be
After watching, please complete the survey

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Routt County Grows Its Own: Part I (salad greens, perennials, and season extension)
Recorded: Tuesday, April 21
Instructor: Todd Hagenbuch and the Routt County Master Gardeners
Class recording: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q9Z4_qF1240&feature=youtu.be
After watching, please complete the survey

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Showcasing Plant Select
Recorded: Wednesday, April 22
Instructor: Amy Lentz, CSU Extension in Weld County
Class recording: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dPk95IAr27g&feature=youtu.be
After watching, please complete the survey

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Routt County Grows Its Own: Part II (veggies, transplanting, and insects)
Recorded: Tuesday, April 28
Instructor: Todd Hagenbuch and the Routt County Master Gardeners
Class recording: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NT86qLJcrAg&feature=youtu.be
After watching, please complete the survey

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Routt County Gardening 201 (weeds, permaculture, and pollinators for native plants)
Recorded: Tuesday, May 5
Instructor: Todd Hagenbuch and the Routt County Master Gardeners
Class recording: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6UOprhnay14&feature=youtu.be
After watching, please complete the survey

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Summer Blooming Bulbs
Recorded: Wednesday, May 6
Instructor: Alison O'Connor, CSU Extension in Larimer County
Class recordinghttps://youtu.be/fdhpFlLEvJw
After watching, please complete the survey

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Battling Japanese Beetles
Recorded: Friday, May 8
Instructor: Lisa Mason, CSU Extension in Arapahoe County
Class recording: https://youtu.be/wD1bW7It6Cc
After watching, please complete the survey

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Growing and Preserving Herbs
Recorded: Wednesday, May 13
Instructors: Amber Webb and Alison O'Connor, CSU Extension in Larimer County
Class recording: https://youtu.be/BGdBOfegXdo
After watching, please complete the survey

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Patio Gardening: Veggies and More!
Recorded: Wednesday, May 20
Instructor: Alison O'Connor, CSU Extension in Larimer County
Class recording: https://youtu.be/F9gfajAkayQ
After watching, please complete the survey

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Waterwise Landscaping Tips and Tricks
Recorded: Wednesday, May 27
Instructor: Amy Lentz, CSU Extension in Larimer County
Class recording: https://youtu.be/vodEhHqlwlo
After watching, please complete the survey

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The Native Lawn of Your Dreams
Recorded: Wednesday, June 3
Instructor: Dr. Tony Koski, CSU Extension Turfgrass Specialist
Class recording: https://youtu.be/glmgAFmscwI
After watching, please complete the survey

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Growing Tomatoes
Recorded: Wednesday, June 10
Instructor: Jon Weiss, CSU Extension Master Gardener in Larimer County
Class recording: https://youtu.be/cyUx1wc5Kes
After watching, please complete the survey

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Berries for the Colorado Garden
Recorded: Wednesday, June 10
Instructor: Amy Lentz, CSU Extension in Weld County
Class recording: https://youtu.be/KVOapCqWRTk
After watching, please complete the survey

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Some Like it Hot: Perennials
Recorded: Wednesday, June 17
Instructor: Alison O'Connor, CSU Extension in Larimer County
Class recording: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mAHnz45Y0Zk&feature=youtu.be
After watching, please complete the survey

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Water Conservation in the Garden
Recorded: August 12 at 12:30PM Mountain Time
Instructor: Amy Lentz, CSU Extension in Weld County
Class recording: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5e_EZteVJiA&feature=youtu.be
After watching, please complete the survey

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Bulbs for Fall Planting
Recorded: August 21 at 12:00PM Mountain Time
Instructor: Carol O'Meara, CSU Extension in Boulder County
Class recording: https://youtu.be/5ix72iYn6Lo 
After watching, please complete the survey

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Edible Native Plants
Recorded: August 28 at 12:00PM Mountain Time
Instructor: Dr. Irene Shonle, CSU Extension in El Paso County
Class recording: https://youtu.be/4te2Q4u1Jp4
After watching, please complete the survey

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Great Plants for Fall Color
Recorded: September 4 at 12:00PM Mountain Time
Instructor: Dr. Alison O'Connor, CSU Extension in Larimer County
Class recording: https://youtu.be/IJHUJlZY9nw
After watching, please complete the survey

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Shade Tree Options
Recorded: September 9 at 12:30pm Mountain Time
Instructors: Alison O'Connor, CSU Extension in Larimer County; and Ken Kawamura, Town of Windsor Forester
Class recording: https://youtu.be/f6FTXLyl2bs

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Edible Landscaping
Recorded: September 11 at 12pm Mountain Time
Instructor: Cassey Anderson, CSU Extension in Adams County
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Class recording: https://youtu.be/Rqz0X9Rv17Y
After watching, please complete the survey

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Fall Lawn Care
Recorded: September 18 at 12pm Mountain Time
Instructor: Dr. Tony Koski, CSU Extension Turf Specialist
Class recording: https://youtu.be/ZZO3HuCrLKc
After watching, please complete the survey


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Ornamental Grasses
Recorded: September 25 at 12pm Mountain Time
Instructor: Amy Lentz, CSU Extension in Weld County
Class recording: https://youtu.be/F8CgNa7YaY8
After watching, please complete the survey

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Season Extension
Recorded: October 2 at 12pm Mountain Time
Instructor: Eric Hammond, CSU Extension in Adams County
Class recording: https://youtu.be/Xe0WpY31Tho
After watching, please complete the survey

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End of Season Gardening
Recorded: October 6 at 12pm Mountain Time
Instructor: Susan Bonsall, CSU Extension Master Gardener in Larimer County
Class recording: https://youtu.be/Podif57htS8

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Where do Insects go in the Winter?
Recorded: October 9 at 12pm Mountain Time
Instructor: Lisa Mason, CSU Extension in Arapahoe County
Class recording: https://youtu.be/UtZt-VdFQ5o
After watching, please complete the survey

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Hardy Succulents and Making Pumpkin Succulent Crafts 
Recorded: October 14 at 12:30pm Mountain Time
Instructors: Amy Lentz, Tony Koski, and Alison O'Connor, CSU Extension
Class recording: https://youtu.be/prSMWWHUu1w

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Seed Saving 
Recorded: October 16 at 12:00PM Mountain Time
Instructor: Sarah Schweig, CSU Extension in Broomfield County
Class recording: https://youtu.be/OcPNrKkurus
After watching, please complete the survey

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Planning the Vegetable Garden
Recorded: October 22 at 12PM Mountain Time
Instructor: Jon Weiss, CSU Extension Master Gardener in Larimer County
Class recording: https://youtu.be/gAOIaF9mzdg

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Basic Landscape Design and Planning for 2021
Recorded: October 23 at 12:00PM Mountain Time
Instructor: Deryn Davidson, CSU Extension in Boulder County
Class recording: https://youtu.be/Me4NlKmkwDc
After watching, please complete the survey

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Garden Friends and Frights: True Tales from the Backyard Underworld 
Recorded: October 30, 2020 at 12PM Mountain Time
Instructors: Lisa Mason and John Murgel, CSU Extension 
Class recording: https://youtu.be/jomuTVbwLGg
After watching, please complete the survey

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Showcasing Plant Select
Recorded: November 11, 2020 at 12:30PM Mountain Time
Instructor: Amy Lentz, CSU Extension in Weld County
Class recording: 
https://youtu.be/nFV3Y6FIX1k

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Holiday Plants: Winter's Bright Spot
Recorded: December 9, 2020 at 12:30pm Mountain Time
Instructor: Susan Bonsall, CSU Extension Master Gardener in Larimer County
Class recording: https://youtu.be/-5gt9433kGQ

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Unlikely Blooms: The Tale of Colorado WWII Victory Gardens
Recorded: December 9, 2020 
Instructor: Dr. Bonnie Clark, 
Professor & Curator of Archaeology at the University of Denver
Class recording: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hIGEsT9uu5c&feature=youtu.be