This blended class meets online for some sessions and on NYBG grounds for others. Registered students will receive login instructions and a syllabus with specifics.
Learn how to manage annual and perennial gardens using a variety of in-season and post-season maintenance practices. Topics include soil and weed management, watering, basic pest identification and control, and seasonal clean-up. Develop a management plan for a small perennial garden.Prerequisites: Soil Science I and Plants for Landscaping or Landscape Plants: Perennials

Required Text
The Well-Tended Perennial Garden by Tracy DiSabato-Aust
Third Edition
Timber Press 2017

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Soil Science I
Plants for Landscaping
Ornamental Herbaceous Plants
Ornamental Herbaceous Plants: Summer and Fall Perennials

Available Sessions