April

This class will take place online with ample opportunity for one on one feedback from the instructor. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Learn the basic watercolor techniques used by botanical artists while painting a lovely striped more...
214BIL207AO 04/17 Sa 11:00am-4:30pm Vogel
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
All of your hard work in the garden should produce healthful, nutritious food; so don't let a host of pest problems ruin this for you. Learn more...
214GAR201CO 04/17 Sa 9:30am-11:30am Marsh
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Get pro tips on how to care for orchids in less than optimal environments. Barbara Schmidt, award-winning exhibitor at the Philadelphia Flower Show and author of more...
214GAR213CO 04/17 Sa 11:00am-1:00pm Schmidt
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Discover how to design your own terrarium or vivarium with Christopher Satch, plant scientist and award-winning exhibitor at the Philadelphia Flower Show. Through lecture and demonstration, more...
214CRF275O 04/18 Su 10:00am-12:00pm Satch
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Raised beds make gardening easier. They allow you to successfully grow vegetables, herbs, and ornamentals in problem soils, gardens with limited space, or on rooftops and more...
214GAR280O 04/18 Su 10:00am-12:00pm Storrs
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Explore the myriad structures and life cycles of the vast diversity of plants, algae, fungi, and bacteria. Delve into the evolutionary reasons behind how and more...
214BOT317O 04/19 Mo 5:00pm-8:00pm Boyer, Ph.D.
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Fermentation is one of the oldest food processing methods still used today. Scientifically known as zymology, it is the conversion of carbohydrates into alcohols, carbon dioxide, more...
214CKG241AO 04/19 Mo 6:30pm-8:00pm Paswater
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Herbs are a perennial favorite for backyard, container, rooftop, and apartment gardeners. Medicinal, dye, ornamental, and culinary herbs offer benefits to you as a gardener more...
214GAR333O 04/19 Mo 6:00pm-9:00pm Novak
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Study theories and principles that have shaped the design of landscapes from antiquity to the present. Explore Eastern and Western garden traditions. Survey all types of more...
214LAN301BO 04/19 Mo 6:00pm-9:00pm Bunnell
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Style a glorious spring centerpiece bursting with sweet hyacinths, daffodils, and ruffled parrot tulips. Discover where to source the best flowers and how to artfully add more...
214FDN348O 04/20 Tu 10:00am-12:30pm O'Sullivan
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...
214BIL302AO 04/21 We 11:00am-2:00pm Vogel
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Learn to capture the exquisite beauty of these delicate flowers. On day one, morphology expert Dick Rauh will guide you through the fine details and special more...
214BIL399O 04/21 We 9:30am-3:30pm Woodin
Rauh
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.
Witness the diversity of plants in the northeast as they flower and more...
214BOT333BBL 04/21 We 9:00am-12:00pm Slowik
BLENDED

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...
214HRT300AO 04/21 We 6:30pm-8:30pm Alvarez
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 the basic techniques of landscape gardening, with an emphasis on ecologically more...
214HRT311PBL 04/21 We 5:00pm-7:00pm Weinstein
BLENDED

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 the identification, classification, and landscape use of spring-flowering trees and shrubs. Major plant more...
214HRT334CBL 04/21 We 6:00pm-8:00pm Himmelman
BLENDED

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.
From towering tulip trees to creeping partridge berries, woody plants make up more...
214BOT375ABL 04/22 Th 6:00pm-8:00pm Kaechele
BLENDED

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Trees may appear to be strong and silent, but they can "talk"—to one another, to other plants, and to animals and insects. Discover how trees more...
214BOT385CO 04/22 Th 6:00pm-8:00pm Kutos
ONLINE

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

Sympathy arrangements, properly composed, pay tribute to a departed loved one and offer solace to the grieving. Study what details must be discussed with a bereaved more...
214FDN382O 04/22 Th 10:00am-1:00pm Norman
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Graphics are essential in developing and communicating your ideas. Practice various graphic techniques on a range of materials and equipment and learn how to organize and more...
214LAN311AO 04/22 Th 10:00am-1:00pm Poccia
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.
With its variety of habitats and position on the Atlantic Flyway, NYC more...
214NAT317ABL 04/22 Th 9:30am-12:30pm Chaya
BLENDED

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Explore the plethora of spring-blooming perennials and woody plants native to the Northeast, including underutilized gems such as Spring Beauties, Wild Pink, Running Serviceberry, and more...
214GAR216O 04/23 Fr 10:00am-12:00pm Eierman
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Practice using gouache to create the details, colors, and shine of magnolia leaves. First, you will transfer a line drawing provided by the instructor to watercolor more...
214BIL419O 04/24 Sa 11:00am-4:30pm Di Costanzo
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.
Explore the basic principles that influence the ecological relationships of the forest more...
214BOT326ABL 04/24 Sa 9:30am-12:30pm Schmiege
BLENDED

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Seed starting is a fun way to expand your garden's potential. This class covers the basics, including choosing what seeds to start and the proper location, more...
214GAR201DO 04/24 Sa 9:30am-11:30am Grossman
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Transform your garden into a low-maintenance, colorful space by selecting the right shrubs that will bring you pleasure for the entire growing season. We'll discuss more...
214GAR241O 04/24 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Ballato
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.
Evaluate tools, equipment, structures, and techniques used by participants in horticultural therapy more...
214THR406ABL 04/24 Sa 10:00am-1:00pm D'Amico
BLENDED

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...
214CRF278O 04/25 Su 11:00am-2:00pm Maffia
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Make a great first impression by creating a welcoming entry garden for your home. Learn how to design a stylish front garden. Review examples that work more...
214GAR326AO 04/25 Su 10:00am-12:00pm Beyers
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.
This course is designed for horticulturists and gardeners who are familiar with more...
214HRT336ABL 04/25 Su 10:00am-12:15pm Moore
BLENDED

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
NYBG Ethnobotanist Dr. Michael Balick has studied the relationship between plants and people for over 40 years. Explore the basics of ethnobotany, supplemented by stories and more...
214BOT344O 04/26 Mo 5:15pm-7:00pm Balick
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Revel in spring while learning how to layer watercolor, colored pencil, and watercolor pencil to create rich color, detail, and form. You'll experiment with a dynamic more...
214BIL405O 04/27 Tu 11:00am-2:00pm Hollender
Fannin
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...
214FDN306BO 04/27 Tu 6:00pm-8:30pm Edinger
ONLINE

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

Bringing innovative design to an ordinary front or back yard can transform an underused or out-of-date area into a vibrant space. Presentations illustrate creative ways to more...
214LAN160O 04/27 Tu 10:00am-12:00pm Johnsen
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...
214NAT341AO 04/27 Tu 10:00am-1:00pm Chaya
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
This intro class teaches you basic botanical illustration techniques to help you make realistic drawings of branches, stems, leaves, and flowers using graphite and colored pencil. more...
214BIL145GO 04/28 We 11:00am-2:00pm Nemergut
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.
Design and create arrangements appropriate for the ceremony, season, and setting, including more...
214FDN305BL 04/28 We 10:00am-4:00pm Cawley
BLENDED

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Aluminum wire is a malleable material that is easy to use in floral design. Learn how to properly manipulate aluminum craft wire (16 gauge) to create more...
214FDN446O 04/28 We 6:00pm-8:00pm Edinger
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...
214GAR301GO 04/28 We 6:00pm-8:00pm Beyers
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.
As the mushroom season awakens, discover how and where to hunt for more...
214BOT330BBL 04/29 Th 10:00am-1:00pm Sadowski
OFS-BL

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Knowing a little mycology (the study of fungi) can make you a better mushroom cook. This illustrated talk teaches basic mycology through the lens of your more...
214CKG230AO 04/29 Th 6:00pm-8:00pm Bone
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Turning a vision into a plan is the designer's first challenge. Learn how to analyze existing landscapes and formulate the programmatic and functional requirements of a more...
214LAN401AO 04/29 Th 6:15pm-9:15pm Holzman
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Discover the power, the allure, and the science of psychedelic mushrooms. Food journalist and former president of the New York Mycological Society, Eugenia Bone, author of more...
214BOT302AO 04/30 Fr 6:00pm-8:00pm Bone
ONLINE

May

This class will take place online with ample opportunity for one on one feedback from the instructor. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Learn the basic watercolor techniques used by botanical artists while painting a lovely striped more...
214BIL207BO 05/01 Sa 11:00am-4:30pm Vogel
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
This comprehensive class covers the basic techniques of botanical watercolor. Learn how to use your brushes to make smooth, underlying washes, aswell as to create fine more...
214BIL331AO 05/01 Sa 11:00am-2:00pm James
ONLINE

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

May 1, 8, & 15
9:30-11:30 am


No land? No problem! Containers can bring added color, form, and texture to any space-deck, rooftop, terrace, front porch, or more...
214GAR200AO 05/01 Sa 9:30am-11:30am Beyers
Marsh
Gershberg
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Container gardening requires some specialized knowledge to achieve quality results. Learn the basics for planting and maintaining a healthy outdoor container garden: materials and styles of more...
214GAR200BO 05/01 Sa 9:30am-11:30am Beyers
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...
214HRT300BO 05/01 Sa 10:30am-12:30pm Day
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Late spring ushers in a bounty of blooms. Use the bounty of the season to create a lush, verdant arrangement that includes flowering branches, an array more...
214FDN309O 05/02 Su 11:00am-2:00pm Werber
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
This class is designed for both inexperienced students and those who wish to improve their skills. Lectures and demonstrations are enhanced by individual instruction. Work at more...
214BIL140AO 05/03 Mo 10:00am-2:30pm Vogel
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...
214GAR301BO 05/03 Mo 6:00pm-8:00pm Grossman
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
The Gardening Certificate Program at NYBG provides you with the core knowledge, hands-on training, and credentials you need to succeed in any garden setting with complete more...
214GAR955AO 05/03 Mo 4:00pm-8:30pm Grossman
Bulpitt
Gabel
Eierman
Beyers
ONLINE

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

Learn the basic principles of constructing residential landscape features such as walks, steps, simple decks, garden structures, walls, and benches. Study landscape construction standards, techniques, more...
214LAN422O 05/03 Mo 6:00pm-8:00pm Arrington
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
This intro class teaches you basic botanical illustration techniques to help you make realistic drawings of branches, stems, leaves, and flowers using graphite and colored pencil. more...
214BIL145BO 05/04 Tu 6:00pm-9:00pm Lyness
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Understand how the qualities of soil affect the overall productivity of plants and make sustainable gardening practices possible. Practical application of theory is stressed. Topics include more...
214GAR302AO 05/04 Tu 6:00pm-8:00pm Bulpitt
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Botanical Latin is essential for anyone with a serious interest in identifying plants. But, contrary to popular belief, mastering Latin plant names need not be intimidating more...
214GAR360AO 05/04 Tu 10:30am-12:30pm Bakshi
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 sustainable garden and landscape maintenance techniques, including planting methods, plant care, more...
214GAR440BL 05/04 Tu 5:00pm-7:00pm Weinstein
BLENDED

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Soil is a dynamic, living organism and the very foundation of sustainable horticulture and agriculture. This course focuses on the texture, structure, density, and color of more...
214HRT301AO 05/04 Tu 6:00pm-8:00pm Grossman
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.
This course is designed for horticulturists and gardeners who are familiar with more...
214HRT336BBL 05/04 Tu 10:00am-12:15pm Ruggiero
BLENDED

This lecture will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Much of Professor Judith Carney's groundbreaking research focuses on African contributions to New World agriculture and ecology. In this talk, she shows how enslaved people established more...
214HRT821O 05/04 Tu 11:00am-12:00pm Carney
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Older adults present an increasing need for therapeutic services. Learn about the physical, sensory, cognitive, psychological, and social aspects of aging and their implications for horticultural more...
214THR401O 05/04 Tu 6:30pm-9:00pm Brechner
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Trees may appear to be strong and silent, but they can "talk"—to one another, to other plants, and to animals and insects. Discover how trees more...
214BOT385AO 05/05 We 6:00pm-8:00pm Herrera
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Examine pre-planting procedures, from soil preparation to crop rotation planning. Study the timing and techniques of planting, pest management, and harvest and post-harvest handling. Survey heirloom more...
214GAR431AO 05/05 We 10:00am-12:00pm Nocera
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.

Examine the use of plants in the landscape with an emphasis on choosing the more...
214HRT358BBL 05/05 We 6:00pm-8:00pm Moore
BLENDED
214HRT358EBL 05/05 We 6:00pm-8:00pm Moore
BLENDED

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Accurate observation translates into sensitive, realistic drawings and is an essential skill for botanical artists. Using basic shapes, fruit, and leaves, learn contour drawing with an more...
214BIL301AO 05/06 Th 6:00pm-9:00pm Nemergut
ONLINE

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...
214FDN308AO 05/06 Th 6:00pm-8:30pm Edinger
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Eagle Street Farm co-founder Annie Novak covers the tips and tricks of maintaining a healthy, organic, tomato garden in raised beds on your rooftop, in containers more...
214GAR143AO 05/06 Th 6:15pm-7:45pm Novak
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Learn how native plants enhance gardens and augment biodiversity. Study native herbaceous and woody plants: their identification, habitat, and culture. Hear about the significance of woodland more...
214GAR315AO 05/06 Th 6:00pm-8:00pm Eierman
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Container gardening know-how is in high demand. Learn how to create a container garden for your patio, terrace, or entryway that is at once functional and more...
214GAR327AO 05/06 Th 10:00am-12:00pm Marsh
ONLINE

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

Study how to properly illustrate insect anatomy using colored pencil. Guided by Jeanne Reiner's skillful demonstrations, you will practice capturing the translucence, iridescence, textures, and more...
214BIL439O 05/07 Fr 11:00am-2:00pm Reiner
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Sharpen your graphic skills as you create a file of symbols and styles to draw upon for future professional use. Techniques for black-and-white and color rendering, more...
214LAN411O 05/07 Fr 10:00am-1:00pm Poccia
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.
Herbaceous plants occupy prairies, wetlands, forest understories, and many other habitats. The more...
214BOT376BL 05/08 Sa 9:00am-11:30am Hagen
BLENDED

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Explore multiple ways to bring the beauty of dried flowers into your home. In the first session, you'll discover tips on which flower types will last more...
214CRF237AO 05/08 Sa 2:00pm-4:00pm Yanni
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Learn how to grow garden-fresh vegetables and herbs year-round. Discover which varieties do best in containers and how to care for them. Special attention is paid more...
214GAR200CO 05/08 Sa 9:30am-11:30am Gershberg
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Orchids are most often associated with tropical paradises and exotic climates but these perennial herbs are actually native to every continent, except Antarctica and every climate, more...
214GAR213EO 05/08 Sa 11:00am-1:00pm Schmidt
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Discover plants native to our region that flower in summer, such as Hairy Penstemon, Spotted Beebalm, Shrubby St. John's Wort, and Northern Bush Honeysuckle. Learn more...
214GAR212O 05/10 Mo 6:00pm-8:00pm Eierman
ONLINE

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.
Accompany wild foods author and forager Marie Viljoen on a mid-spring stroll more...
214CKG245 05/11 Tu 11:00am-2:00pm Viljoen
NYBG

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...
214HRT300CO 05/11 Tu 6:00pm-8:00pm Naghshineh
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Graphics are essential in developing and communicating your ideas. Practice various graphic techniques on a range of materials and equipment and learn how to organize and more...
214LAN311BO 05/11 Tu 6:00pm-9:00pm Poccia
ONLINE

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

Horticultural therapy is practiced in a multitude of behavioral health settings, including hospitals, day treatment programs, group homes, and in private practice. Learn the diagnostic criteria more...
214THR404O 05/11 Tu 6:30pm-9:00pm Krus, HTR
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
The elegant Boho bridal bouquet continues to be on trend. Learn to design an asymmetrical array of blossoms accented by at least three different types of more...
214FDN313O 05/12 We 10:00am-12:30pm Woodson
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Learn how to nurture the soil so it can sustain your plants. Go beyond basic soil chemistry, by understanding the ionic exchange capacities of soil, as more...
214HRT302O 05/12 We 6:00pm-9:00pm Lozefski
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Are you a plant-lover eager to up your game and start distinguishing one species from another? Then this is the class for you! Using commonly known more...
214BOT308BO 05/13 Th 5:30pm-7:30pm Holmes
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 to identify the insects common to the northeastern United States that more...
214HRT381BL 05/13 Th 6:15pm-8:30pm Kokinchak
BLENDED

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.
Many important designers have shaped NYBG grounds throughout the years, including Calvert more...
214LAN267A 05/13 Th 9:30am-11:30am McDowell
NYBG

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...
214WEL215AO 05/14 Fr 6:30pm-8:00pm Paswater
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...
214BIL220O 05/15 Sa 11:00am-4:30pm Di Costanzo
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...
214BOT346AO 05/15 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Candee
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Containers are wonderful in any setting—whether alone on a windowsill or terrace, or incorporated into a yard or formal garden. Learn a comprehensive approach to designing more...
214GAR200DO 05/15 Sa 9:30am-11:30am Marsh
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Join the cut flower farming revolution! Discover the basics of how to design, plant, grow, and harvest a cutting garden that will be productive throughout the more...
214HRT142AO 05/16 Su 11:00am-1:00pm Breyer
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...
214LAN100BO 05/16 Su 10:00am-12:00pm Beyers
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...
214FDN243BO 05/17 Mo 6:00pm-8:00pm Woodson
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Eagle Street Farm co-founder Annie Novak covers the tips and tricks of maintaining a healthy, organic, tomato garden in raised beds on your rooftop, in containers more...
214GAR143CO 05/17 Mo 6:15pm-7:45pm Novak
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Explore how focus stacking allows photographers to create images of extraordinary depth, sharpness, and detail. This technique is achieved using digital software to combine many images more...
214GWP276AO 05/17 Mo 6:30pm-8:00pm Falk
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...
214BIL302DO 05/18 Tu 11:00am-2:00pm Vogel
ONLINE

This lecture will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Even as they were brutally forced from their homelands, enslaved Africans brought valuable medical and botanical knowledge with them to the Americas. Professor Carolyn Roberts highlights more...
214BOT288O 05/18 Tu 11:00am-12:00pm Roberts
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.
In addition to exquisite design, a successful event requires a well-conceived plan. more...
214FDN504BL 05/18 Tu 10:00am-4:00pm Cawley
BLENDED

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Orchids are one of the most common houseplants in America. While this exotic flower is widely available, many do not know how to properly care for more...
214GAR213FO 05/18 Tu 6:00pm-8:00pm Schmidt
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.
It's essential to identify plant diseases before they become widespread in your more...
214GAR324BL 05/18 Tu 5:00pm-7:00pm Gabel
BLENDED

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

Build and expand upon your graphic presentation skills to create professional presentations to clients.Trimble SketchUp, a 3D sketching software program,is the focus of this advanced graphics more...
214LAN417O 05/18 Tu 6:00pm-9:00pm TBA
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Learn how to design and implement a horticultural therapy program in the private or public sector. Gain skills in developing program proposals, writing protocols, establishing evaluation more...
214THR409O 05/18 Tu 6:30pm-9:00pm Czarnecki
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Angiosperms (flowering plants) are the dominant plants in most of the world's habitats today. Through laboratory demonstrations and dissections, examine the morphology of flowers, fruits, and more...
214BOT431O 05/19 We 10:00am-12:00pm Alvarez
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Branches are a natural support for floral creations. Discover the best types of branches (think pliable, like curly willow) and how to properly use them in more...
214FDN447O 05/19 We 6:00pm-8:00pm Edinger
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Whether in a shady corner or a sunny border, selecting the right plant combinations makes the difference between a ho-hum garden and one that gets rave more...
214GAR173AO 05/19 We 10:30am-12:30pm Marsh
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
This class is designed for both inexperienced students and those who wish to improve their skills. Lectures and demonstrations are enhanced by individual instruction. Work at more...
214BIL140BO 05/20 Th 10:00am-2:30pm Vogel
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.
Woody plants are the foundation of every garden plan. Learn how more...
214GAR359BL 05/20 Th 6:00pm-8:00pm Beyers
BLENDED

This class will meet outside on NYBG grounds; rain or shine. Registered students will receive more information regarding meeting location. Participants must follow current safety procedures.
Hand-woven willow baskets bring a touch of rustic yet elegant beauty more...
214CRF285 05/21 Fr 1:00pm-5:00pm Clark
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.
Plants surround us in a profusion of forms. But in naturally occurring more...
214HRT353BL 05/21 Fr 9:30am-11:00am Schuler
BLENDED

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Urban flora can be found growing in unlikely places, from city sidewalks and highway medians to lawns, and other man-made structures. Most of these plants are more...
214NAT332AO 05/21 Fr 10:00am-12:00pm Slowik
ONLINE

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.
When surrounded by the tranquil beauty of trees, the mind naturally becomes more...
214WEL145A 05/21 Fr 10:30am-12:00pm Elmgart
NYBG

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.
Expert beekeepers Frank Mortimer and Bob Slanzi walk you through the ins more...
214CKG206 05/22 Sa 9:30am-12:30pm Slanzi
Mortimer
NYBG

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

Study the warm tones of flowers available in our corner markets. Learn the basic watercolor techniques used by botanical artists while painting vibrant daffodils from a more...
214BIL240O 05/23 Su 11:00am-4:30pm Sapanara
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Create a lush work of embroidery to brighten your home! NYC-based artist Jessica Maffia will explain four ways to transfer a design to fabric. You will more...
214CRF259O 05/23 Su 11:00am-2:00pm Maffia
ONLINE

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

Choosing the right spot to plant your peonies is key to growing large, sumptuous blooms with little to no maintenance. Get tips for planting, cultivating, and more...
214GAR242O 05/23 Su 10:00am-1:00pm Furman
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Study theories and principles that have shaped the design of landscapes from antiquity to the present. Explore Eastern and Western garden traditions. Survey all types of more...
214LAN301EO 05/25 Tu 6:00pm-9:00pm Merritt
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Learn the keys to successful floral design and master the mechanics needed to create round, triangular, parallel, and crescent arrangements. Experiment with shape, line, and symmetry more...
214FDN300AO 05/26 We 10:00am-4:00pm Cawley
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.
With its variety of habitats and position on the Atlantic Flyway, NYC more...
214NAT317BBL 05/26 We 9:30am-12:30pm Chaya
BLENDED

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.
Accompany wild foods author and forager Marie Viljoen on a mid-spring stroll more...
214CKG245B 05/27 Th 11:00am-2:00pm Viljoen
NYBG
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