Sat, Jul 24, 10:00am - Aug 28, 12:00pm Eastern Time (6 sessions)
Explore the basic principles underlying successful, environmentally friendly gardening, including the structure and physiological processes of plants and their relationships to the settings in which they grow. Students learn not only what to do, but why. Topics include soils and their improvement, seed sowing, vegetative propagation, planting, pruning, watering, weeding, mulching, and disease and pest control.
Botany for Gardeners, Brian Capon
Start with the Soil, Grace Gershuny
Plant Propagator's Bible, Miranda Smith
Cass Turnbull's Guide to Pruning, Cass Turnbull
This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.
Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.
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students can transfer into an alternate section without penalty, provided that's done at the time of cancellation, and with sufficient notice. Classes in which material is being mailed to student, require a minimum of 2 weeks' notice for changes/cancellations.
Refunds and Withdrawals
No discounts will be granted for missed classes. There are no refunds or credits 24 hours before a course begins. A refund will be issued if your class is cancelled due to low enrollment. If you wish to withdraw from a course before it begins, you must notify the Registration Office ten full business days before the first class meeting. We will issue a refund minus a $10 processing fee.
• If you must withdraw fewer than ten days before the first class meeting:
• No refunds will be granted for course levels 0–299 and 700–999
• A 75% refund minus a $10 processing fee will be granted for course levels 300–699
Please note: Floral Design materials fees will not be refunded fewer than five (5) business days before class begins.
New York Botanical Garden do not offer make-up classes.
|Start Date||Time||Teacher||# Sessions||Price|
||10:00am - 12:00pm Eastern Time||Jennifer Cappello-Ruggiero||6||$325|
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
|Sat, Jul 31||10:00am - 12:00pm Eastern Time||Jennifer Cappello-Ruggiero|
|Sat, Aug 07||10:00am - 12:00pm Eastern Time||Jennifer Cappello-Ruggiero|
|Sat, Aug 14||10:00am - 12:00pm Eastern Time||Jennifer Cappello-Ruggiero|
|Sat, Aug 21||10:00am - 12:00pm Eastern Time||Jennifer Cappello-Ruggiero|
|Sat, Aug 28||10:00am - 12:00pm Eastern Time||Jennifer Cappello-Ruggiero|
Since its founding in 1891 The New York Botanical Garden has been a museum of plants, a preeminent center for botanical research, a global leader in plant-based education, and one of the great cultural institutions in the world.
The New York Botanical Garden educates people of all ages about the science,...
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