SATURDAY, FEB. 7

  • GULF DISTRICT ROSE SOCIETY WORKSHOP: 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., Clarion Inn and Conference Center, 1500 La. 30, Gonzales. “Better Roses for Better Gardens” covers all aspects of growing roses in the local climate. $65 weekend, $40 Saturday (includes meal). noroses@gmail.com.
  • ROSE PROPAGATION WORKSHOP: 10:30 a.m., Garden Study Center, New Orleans Botanical Garden. Rose enthusiast Don Hanson presents a hands-on workshop in how to take rose cuttings and having them root successfully. Materials included in admission fee. $15 with advance registration. (504) 483-9473, scapley@nocp.org
  • FRERET MARKET: Noon to 4 p.m., Freret at Napoleon. Outdoor market offers more than 90 vendors of food, art, crafts, live music and flea market finds. Free. www.freretmarket.org.

SATURDAY, FEB. 28

  • ARTS MARKET OF NEW ORLEANS: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Palmer Park (South Carrollton at South Claiborne). The market features art and crafts vendors, plus food, music and a kids’ tent. Free. (504) 523-1465.
  • EVERYTHING’S COMING UP ROSES: 10 a.m. to noon, Garden Study Center, New Orleans Botanical Garden. “Lessons with Lee” is a series of monthly horticultural classes taught by Lee Rouse of the LSU AgCenter on timely topics. “Everything’s Coming Up Roses” explores the world of roses and how to care for them. $10 with advance registration. (504) 483-9473, scapley@nocp.org.
  • AFRICAN-AMERICAN HERITAGE TOUR: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., departs Preservation Resource Center, 923 Tchoupitoulas St. The narrated bus tour surveys pre- and post-colonial African-American history, the Civil Rights movement and jazz heritage and highlights relevant architectural sites. $40. (504) 581-7032, www.prcno.org.

SATURDAY, MARCH 7

  • CREATING BONSAI FROM GARDEN CENTER STOCK: 9 a.m. to noon, Garden Study Center, New Orleans Botanical Garden. Jim Osborne leads this hands-on workshop at which participants will create a bonsai from provided materials. $35 by advance registration. (504) 483-9473, scapley@nocp.org.
  • PELICAN GREENHOUSE PLANT AND ROSE SALE: 9 a.m. to noon, Pelican Greenhouse (off Henry Thomas/Golf Drive just south of the I-610 underpass). Dozens of roses, tropicals and bedding plants are offered at this first greenhouse sale of the 2015 season. Free. (504) 483-9464, plants@nocp.org.
  • FRERET MARKET: Noon to 4 p.m., Freret at Napoleon. Outdoor market offers more than 90 vendors of food, art, crafts, live music and flea market finds. Free. www.freretmarket.org.

SUNDAY, MARCH 8

  • CAMELLIA WORKSHOP: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., 2 p.m. lecture, Longue Vue House and Gardens, 7 Bamboo Road. Experts with the Camellia Club of New Orleans host their annual event, which includes a lecture on the growing and care of camellias as well as demonstrations of grafting, air-layering and growing camellias from cuttings. Scions grafted to understock will be available for purchase. Free. (504) 616-4378, npiazzajr@gmail.com.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 11

  • HARRISON AVENUE MARKETPLACE: 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Lakeview Grocery parking lot, 801 Harrison Ave. The popular mid-week market returns for 2015 with arts and crafts, food vendors, live music, and refreshments. Free. (504) 535-4486, www.harrisonavenuemarketplace.org.

FRIDAY TO SUNDAY, MARCH 13 TO MARCH 15

  • NEW ORLEANS HOME & GARDEN SHOW: Noon to 8 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, Mercedes-Benz Superdome, 1500 Sugar Bowl Drive. The 60th annual home show features exhibitors, demonstrations and guest appearances. $15. (504) 232-6361, Christian39@cox.net.

SATURDAY, MARCH 14

  • PARKWAY PARTNERS TREE AND PLANT SALE: 8 a.m. to noon, New Orleans department of Parks and Parkways, 2829 Gentilly Blvd. The annual sale offers dozens of trees and plants ready for the spring garden. (504) 620-2224, jbroussard@parkwaypartnersnola.org.
  • PIETY STREET MARKET: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., 612 Piety St. Indoor and outdoor market offers festive array of creative art, jewelry, crafts, vintage clothes, collectibles and more. Free. (504) 269-3982, creemccree@gmail.com.

SATURDAY, MARCH 28

  • SHOTGUN HOUSE TOUR: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Irish Channel. This self-guided tour of seven shogun houses demonstrates the versatility of this iconic New Orleans house type. $25 advance, $30 day of tour. (504) 581-7032, www.prcno.org.
  • GROWING VEGETABLES: 10 a.m. to noon, Garden Study Center, New Orleans Botanical Garden. In the third installment of “Lessons with Lee,” Lee Rouse of the LSU AgCenter offers a practical overview of growing vegetables from seed in the spring garden. $10 by advance registration. (504) 483-9473, scapley@nocp.org.

ARTS MARKET OF NEW ORLEANS: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Palmer Park (South Carrollton at South Claiborne). The market features art and crafts vendors, plus food, music and a kids’ tent. Free. (504) 523-1465

Send listings for the Home and Garden calendar to rstephaniebruno@gmail.com.