Fundamentals of Gardening

at New York Botanical Garden - Bronx

(655)
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Price:
$325 8 seats left
Start Date:

Tue, Mar 14, 10:30am - Apr 18, 12:30pm Eastern Time ( 6 sessions )

Location:
Bronx
2900 Southern Blvd
Bronx, New York 10458
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Important:
Course Level: 301
Venue: Watson Room 302
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Description
Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 14

Flexible Reschedule Policy: This provider has flexible, free rescheduling for any-in person workshop. Please see the cancellation policy for more details

What you'll learn in this gardening class:

Explore the basics of successful, environmentally friendly gardening. Topics include soils and their improvement, seed sowing, vegetative propagation, planting, pruning, watering, weeding, mulching, and disease and pest control. This course is also required for the Horticultural Therapy Certificate.

Recommended Texts:

  • The New Gardener's Handbook: Everything You Need to Know to Grow a Beautiful and Bountiful Garden, Daryl Beyers
    ISBN-13: 978-1604698749
    ISBN-10: 1604698748



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Refund Policy

Refunds and Withdrawals

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.

Missed Classes

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.


MAKE-UP POLICY

New York Botanical Garden do not offer make-up classes.

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Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
10:30am - 12:30pm Eastern Time Jennifer Cappello-Ruggiero 6 $325
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.

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Reviews of Classes at New York Botanical Garden (655)

(655 Reviews)
Fundamentals of Gardening
Reviewed by Jeanette T. on 2/24/2019
Great class on the fundamentals of plants and gardening. Daryl is a great teacher with a conversational speaking style. It was informative and so interesting! I'm excited to tackle my gardening project now. I would definitely recommend this class.
Fundamentals of Gardening
Reviewed by Anonymous on 8/13/2018
Manny was a great teacher. I really enjoyed his class and leaned. I would like to take his class again. Thank you,
Fundamentals of Gardening
Reviewed by Anonymous on 6/12/2016
this is a lecture, not hands on :/
Fundamentals of Gardening
Reviewed by Laura F. on 11/6/2019
Fundamentals of Gardening
Reviewed by Joanna A. on 4/26/2019
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