October

Class will take place outside on NYBG grounds and follow current safety procedures. Registered students will be sent information regarding meeting location and log-in information.
Take a guided ramble with wild foods author and forager author Marie more...
212CKG229B 10/29 Th 11:00am-1:00pm Viljoen
NYBG

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.
Through course study and hands-on pruning, you will learn the best tools, more...
212HRT321ABL 10/29 Th 2:00pm-5:00pm Logan
BLENDED

This lecture will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
As founder and creative director of Hood Design Studio in Oakland, California, Walter Hood makes urban spaces that resonate with and enrich the lives of current more...
212LAN801DO 10/29 Th 6:30pm-7:30pm Hood
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Did you know that Blue Jays can mimic the cry of a Red-tailed Hawk? Train your ear to find them as well as other talented mimics, more...
212NAT341O 10/29 Th 10:00am-1:00pm Chaya
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Building on Botanical Drawing I skills, learn to tone fruit, vegetables, leaves, and branches. Focus on concepts of light source, value, and shading to create form. more...
212BIL302AO 10/30 Fr 11:00am-2:00pm Vogel
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Viburnums have recently skyrocketed to gardening fame, and for good reason! They offer so much to the landscape including unparalleled beauty and fragrance, adaptability and pest more...
212GAR156O 10/31 Sa 10:30am-12:00pm Simeone
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Learn which native plants are the best choices to use successfully in containers. Even if you don't have room for a perennial garden, you can still more...
212GAR200DO 10/31 Sa 9:30am-11:30am Eierman
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
This two-day course covers proper pruning techniques for maintaining shrubs, evergreens, hedges and trees. Recommended tool choices and their maintenance will be discussed. Shrub pruning demonstration more...
212GAR236AO 10/31 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Perkowski
ONLINE

November

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Learn the basic watercolor techniques used by botanical artists while painting fall leaves from the photograph provided. Flat wash, layering and other techniques will be covered. more...
212BIL203O 11/01 Su 10:00am-3:30pm Vogel
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Embroidery is tightly tied to human culture. The earliest known examples-intricately decorated clothes, boots, and hats found in Russia-date back to 30,000 BCE. NYC-based artist Jessica more...
212CRF278AO 11/01 Su 11:30am-2:30pm Maffia
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.

Pest identification is key to maintaining a healthy, beautiful garden. Learn to identify which insects are pests and which are beneficial to your home garden. Learn more...
212GAR320O 11/01 Su 11:00am-1:30pm Kokinchak
ONLINE

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 native and non—native broadleaved evergreens; become familiar with their cultural requirements, more...
212HRT332BL 11/01 Su 10:30am-1:00pm Simeone
BLENDED

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
There are many types of flowers available for floral designers, from exotic imports to locally grown. Learn to identify new varieties of old favorites, seasonal flowers, more...
212FDN308AO 11/02 Mo 5:00pm-7:00pm Edinger
ONLINE

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.
Through course study and hands-on pruning, you will learn the best tools, more...
212HRT321BBL 11/03 Tu 10:00am-1:00pm Logan
BLENDED

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
The ability to command a broad vocabulary of styles defines the professional floral designer. From Neo-Classical and Victorian to English garden and Flemish, understanding floral styles more...
212FDN302BO 11/04 We 10:00am-4:00pm Cawley
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Take all your garden ideas and start putting them into place with this practical overview of garden design principles that ensure the best layout plan and more...
212GAR222CO 11/04 We 6:00pm-8:00pm Beyers
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
For centuries herbs and spices have been prized not just for their flavors, but as state-of-the-art medicine. Learn about a variety of plants historically used for more...
212BOT346BO 11/07 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Candee
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
November 7, 14, & 21
From windows to terraces, indoors or out, apartment dwellers have ample opportunity to garden-even as winter approaches! Whether you want to develop more...
212GAR299AO 11/07 Sa 9:30am-11:30am Raimondi, CLP
Beyers
Storrs
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Successful indoor gardening requires knowledge of both plant material and growing techniques. Learn to select the right plants for various locations, based on light levels, temperatures, more...
212GAR299BO 11/07 Sa 9:30am-11:30am Raimondi, CLP
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
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 more...
212GAR301BO 11/07 Sa 12:00pm-2:00pm Cappello-Ruggiero
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.

Sharpen your clinical skills while learning how horticultural therapy is utilized in a physical rehabilitation setting. Explore the team treatment process and learn about the various more...
212THR403O 11/07 Sa 10:00am-12:30pm Wichrowski
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Enjoy painting botanical watercolors in a relaxed atmosphere. This class is designed for both inexperienced students and those who wish to improve their skills. Lectures and more...
212BIL140BO 11/08 Su 10:00am-2:30pm Vogel
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
November 8, 15, & 22 | 9:30-11:30 am
212GAR202AO 11/08 Su 9:30am-11:30am Eierman
Marsh
Gershberg
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Discover what makes a plant native, how to find and select the best species for your garden, and how to support and encourage pollinators in your more...
212GAR202BO 11/08 Su 9:30am-11:30am Eierman
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Learn to fashion different types and sizes of wreathes-from those that hang on the wall to those surrounding a candle to bring a soft glow to more...
212CRF194AO 11/09 Mo 6:00pm-7:00pm Yanni
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Since Autumn is the optimum season to plant bulbs, now is the time to decide what will work best in your garden. In this class, you'll more...
212GAR287BO 11/10 Tu 5:00pm-6:30pm Hagen
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
This class introduces basic garden design principles using the interplay of structural features, plant characteristics, and site assessment. Learn to creatively combine trees, shrubs, perennials, annuals, more...
212GAR342AO 11/10 Tu 10:30am-1:00pm Forster
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.

Study the entire cannabis growing cycle, including best practices for critical harvest and post-harvest procedures and how artificial lighting and carbon dioxide enrichment can help maximize more...
212HRT156BO 11/10 Tu 6:00pm-8:00pm DeBacco
Crosson
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Designed for students who want a user–friendly introduction to plant science, this course surveys the major groups of plants—flowering plants, conifers, ferns, and bryophytes—focusing on plant more...
212HRT300CO 11/10 Tu 6:00pm-8:00pm Herrera
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Do you ever wish you could capture the details of a plant long after you've seen it? This intro class teaches you how to make realistic more...
212BIL145CO 11/11 We 11:00am-2:00pm Wry
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Author, artist, and plant stylist, Hilton Carter is an advocate for seeing plants as living beings worthy of your passion, time, and attention. His own home more...
212GAR825O 11/11 We 7:00pm-8:00pm Carter
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Colors—like flowers themselves—evoke feeling and sentiment, and set the mood. Explore the role of color in floral design using a spectrum of flowers. This course gives more...
212FDN306AO 11/12 Th 9:30am-12:30pm Edinger
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.

Did you know there are over 200 tree species growing on the streets of Manhattan? Learn to distinguish among the five most common genera and pinpoint more...
212BOT223AO 11/14 Sa 2:00pm-4:00pm Kaechele
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Houseplants don't have to be dull! Find out about new and unusual plants that thrive in the light-deprived light conditions to choose the right plants for more...
212GAR299CO 11/14 Sa 9:30am-11:30am Gershberg
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Gain an introduction to the terminology, concepts, and basic principles of landscape design through lectures and simple two-dimensional exercises. This course is recommended for students with more...
212LAN100BO 11/14 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Tryba
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Ring in the holiday season with decadent winter fruit preserves. Learn how to make brandied fruit, spiced apple compote, and almond pears in amaretto syrup from more...
212CKG218O 11/15 Su 11:00am-1:00pm Nocera
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Learn the fundamentals of how native plants can be successfully incorporated into your garden plans to create sustainable garden designs filled with the beauty and diversity more...
212GAR202CO 11/15 Su 9:30am-11:30am Marsh
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Bring cheer into your home and exercise your botanical creativity, with live, real-time guidance. Watch your fellow students' efforts online and get personal critiques from your more...
212FDN243BO 11/17 Tu 6:00pm-8:00pm Woodson
ONLINE

This lecture will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.

Award-winning gardener-lecturer-naturalist David Culp has spent more than 30 years creating a four-season blooming habitat and sanctuary on two-acres of hillside nestled between forks of the more...
212LAN265BO 11/17 Tu 1:00pm-2:00pm Culp
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Flowers play a crucial role in creating a memorable wedding. Learn the elements of successful floral wedding design, including the art of fine wiring and taping more...
212FDN304BO 11/18 We 10:00am-5:00pm Cawley
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Your digestive system is home to over 70% of your immune system! So keeping your gut in tip-top shape is crucial to maintaining good health. We more...
212WEL215AO 11/18 We 7:00pm-8:30pm Paswater
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Go beyond the garnish to explore the world of oleo-saccharums, infusions, simple syrups, and tinctures using plants and ingredients accessible to the urban gardener/drinker. You'll learn more...
212CKG243O 11/20 Fr 6:00pm-7:30pm Freeman
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Create a glorious autumnal centerpiece for your Thanksgiving table, crafted from store-bought seasonal flowers and herbs-including roses, Chinese lanterns, celosia, chrysanthemums, mini pumpkins and lady apples. more...
212FDN390O 11/20 Fr 10:00am-12:30pm O'Sullivan
ONLINE

This class will take place online with ample opportunity for one on one feedback from the instructor.

This workshop will impart the instructor's method of using dry brush watercolor to replicate the colors, form, and texture more...
212BIL263O 11/21 Sa 11:00am-4:30pm Di Costanzo
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Enjoy fresh herbs year-round by learning specific techniques for growing them indoors. Whether you want to transplant your outdoor herb garden inside, or start your kitchen more...
212GAR299DO 11/21 Sa 9:30am-11:30am Storrs
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Learn how to collect and sow the seeds of native plants from your local landscape or from commercial sources, and how to make more plants from more...
212GAR202DO 11/22 Su 9:30am-11:30am Gershberg
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.

Practice techniques learned in Botanical Watercolor I using live subjects such as leaves, stems, and fruit. Emphasis is on realistic portrayal of botanical subjects and traditional more...
212BIL332O 11/30 Mo 5:30pm-8:30pm James
ONLINE
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