We offer gardening classes, workshops, and events to help you grow your gardening skills, including our annual Plant Swap event.

Classes & Events

Our Fall Plant Swap will be Saturday, October 12th

It’s how we got started!!!

Bring a plant, take a plant or just take a plant!

 Bring all plants in containers, labeled with name/variety. No weeds or invasives, please.

Annual Meeting and Member-Owner Appreciation Day

Mark your calendar for Saturday, October 12th. That is when we will have our Annual Meeting and Member-Owner Appreciation Day.

Come and vote for candidates for our Board of Directors, get up to date news on how your cooperative is doing. Reports from the Board Chair, Treasurer and General Manager will explain the status of UR, how things are going and what we are looking forward to accomplishing in the future.

Special sales for Member-Owners only plus refreshments all day, music and the chance to win a glorious basket full of gardening supplies.


Interested in participating in one of our classes or events? Fill out the registration form below.

Class Selection

Please list your top three classes in order of preference. Classes fill up quickly and we may not always be able to accommodate your first choice. We will follow up to confirm availability.

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Your city. Your store. We are a cooperatively-owned, for-profit retail garden center, offering plants and plant-related supplies. We are open to the public and are committed to the betterment of our West Side neighborhoods and to the City of Buffalo.