Class Schedule

Every environment is made richer through creativity and learning. Our class space is used for stand-up, get your hands dirty classes, as well as workshops that encourage you to sit down and expand your spirit.

Offered monthly, our terrarium class and vertical gardening class are hugely popular. If you are thinking of attending one, or want to give one as a gift sign up fast they fill up!

Unless otherwise indicated, all classes include supplies and materials. The classes are as fun as they are educational.

We are also available for private events, both on and off site. Learn More ›


Holiday Wreath Making Class - $90

Create a festive, long-lasting succulent wreath using a variety of cuttings planted in moss.

Learn about succulent plants including care for, maintenance, propagation and transplanting. You will plant a 9″ moss wreath an array of cuttings that you will get to choose from.  The wreath will need to sit flat for 6-8 weeks so that the cuttings will grow roots.  We will use garden pins that will hold them in place.

This class is hands-on, so dress in clothes that you don’t mind getting a little dirty and prepare to enjoy an evening of education, and creativity!

Wine and light snacks served during the class.


Vertical Gardening DIY - $68

During the monthly vertical gardening DIY class you will learn about vertical gardening products and then make a do-it-yourself vertical garden.

The goal in our classes is to get you as crazy excited about gardening with succulents as he is and to see the entire world as one big planter waiting to happen. This class is hands-on, so dress in clothes that you don’t mind getting a little dirty and prepare to enjoy an evening of education, and creativity!

Wine and light snacks served during the class.

Bernal Heights Location

Sun, Jan 5 7:00- 9:00pm

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Sun, Feb 2 7:00- 9:00pm

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Ghirardelli Square Location

Sat, Feb 15 5:00- 7:00pm

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Advanced Vertical Gardening - $67-$250

During the Advanced Vertical Gardening Class, you will make a large succulent vertical garden. You will select from a large variety of letters, shapes, and numbers, and will plant your vertical garden with a range of succulents to fit your vision. Our teacher will guide you through design and planting.

There is a $25 sign-up fee, which provides participants with Sphagnum moss and reindeer moss (serving as your planting medium and decoration), as well as instruction, wine, and light snacks. The rest of the cost depends upon your planting choices! Frame prices range from $37-$88 and the plants are $4/each (with a 20% discount applied if you want more than 32 of them). The total charge payable on the night of the workshop, will be between $67 (small frame, 8 plants) and $250 (large frame, tons of plants!).

Requirements: Participants must have taken our Vertical Gardening DIY Workshop.

Wine and light snacks served during the class.


Terrarium Class - $68

During the monthly terrarium class you will learn about terrariums and the ins-and-outs of creating them.



Learn about succulent plants including care for, maintenance, propagation and transplanting. You will plant a 5″ hanging globe terrarium utilizing an array of 2″ plants that you will get to choose from and a huge variety of mosses, pebbles, sands and tumbled glass to decorate with.



This class is hands-on, so dress in clothes that you don’t mind getting a little dirty and prepare to enjoy an evening of education, and creativity!

Wine and light snacks served during the class.

Bernal Heights Location

Sun, Dec 8 7:00- 9:00pm

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Sun, Jan 12 7:00- 9:00pm

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Sun, Feb 9 7:00- 9:00pm

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Ghirardelli Square Location

Sat, Jan 18 5:00- 7:00pm

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Discover Succulents! - $68

During the Discover Succulents class our knowledgeable staff will teach you about these luscious plants and the ins-and-outs of working with them.

This class is good for beginning gardeners and those looking to learn more about succulents. We will demystify these will-to-live plants, providing you information about care, maintenance, propagation and transplanting. You will plant your own succulent arrangement, choosing from an assortment of colors of gorgeous planters.

This class is hands-on, so dress in clothes that you don’t mind getting a little dirty and prepare to enjoy an evening of education, and creativity! Wine and light snacks as well as all the supplies for you to make your project are included in the price.

Bernal Heights Location

Sun, Dec 15 7:00- 9:00pm

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Kokedama Class - $68

During the monthy kokedama class you will learn about the history and technique of the Japanese kokedama planting style with succulents.



Learn about succulent plants including care for, maintenance, propagation, and transplanting. You will plant a 2” and 4” kokedama ball with the plants of your choosing.

This class is hands-on, so dress in clothes that you don’t mind getting a little dirty and prepare to enjoy an evening of education, and creativity!

Wine and light snacks served during the class.

Bernal Heights Location

Sun, Feb 16 7:00- 9:00pm

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Classes require payment for confirmed registration. Please call the store or come in with your credit card info if you do not want to pay online.

You may cancel or change your class registration at least 72 hours before the scheduled class, subject to a 10% administrative fee and for store credit only. Registration changes are subject to availability in another scheduled class, and if you cannot attend any of the classes on our current schedule we will send you a gift card that can be used in the store or toward a future class. We cannot accommodate cancellations or registration changes within 72 hours of the scheduled class. Your class registration is completely transferrable to another person at any time, so if you cannot attend a class you are welcome to give it to a friend – just let us know about the change! Please don't ask us to change this policy.

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Let Succulence come to you! Private event classes and planting bars can be arranged at your work space or ours.

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