June

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Do you prefer simple and clean or wild and lush? Whatever your preference, learn to use basic principles of repetition, symmetry, and color theory to blend more...
214GAR364AO 06/20 Su 10:00am-12:00pm Beyers
ONLINE

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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...
214BIL140CO 06/21 Mo 10:00am-2:30pm Vogel
ONLINE

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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...
214BOT317BO 06/21 Mo 5:00pm-8:00pm Alvarez
ONLINE

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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...
214FDN243CO 06/21 Mo 6:00pm-8:00pm Woodson
ONLINE

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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...
214CKG241BO 06/23 We 6:30pm-8:00pm Paswater
ONLINE

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One of three styles of origami, kusudama was inspired by the patterns made from herbs and flowers in Japanese medicine balls. Experience the meditative quality of more...
214CRF222AO 06/23 We 11:00am-1:00pm Raab
ONLINE

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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...
214NAT341BO 06/23 We 10:00am-1:00pm Chaya
ONLINE

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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...
214BIL302BO 06/24 Th 6:00pm-9:00pm Nemergut
ONLINE

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Full, lavish arrangements to enhance entrance halls, ballrooms, parties, and hotels are always in demand. Learn the mechanics behind how these dramatic arrangements are designed and more...
214FDN502O 06/24 Th 10:00am-2:30pm Woodson
ONLINE

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Herbs have been helping us stay healthy for thousands of years. Herbal experts will teach you how plants can be used for medicine, aroma, and refreshment.

Intro more...
214WEL130AO 06/26 Sa 10:30am-12:30pm Gordineer
Satch
Hill
ONLINE

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Are you interested in bringing the natural benefits of herbs and herbal remedies into your life? Discover the differences between herbal medicine and homeopathy, the three more...
214WEL130BO 06/26 Sa 10:30am-12:30pm Gordineer
ONLINE

This class will take place online with ample opportunity for one on one feedback from the instructor. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Study the warm tones of flowers available in our corner markets. Learn the basic more...
214BIL228O 06/27 Su 11:00am-4:30pm Wry
ONLINE

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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...
214BOT302BO 06/28 Mo 6:00pm-8:00pm Bone
ONLINE

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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...
214GAR360BO 06/29 Tu 6:15pm-8:15pm Bakshi
ONLINE

July

This is a one-time administrative fee that confirms your enrollment in the School for Horticulture and Landscape Design in order to pursue a Horticulture Certificate.

Please call 718.817.8720 with any questions.
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221HRTP100 07/01 Th 9:00am-5:00pm NYBG

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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...
221GAR302BO 07/06 Tu 9:00am-11:00am Culver
ONLINE

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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...
221GAR955BO 07/06 Tu 9:00am-12:30pm Beyers
Cappello-Ruggiero
Kokinchak
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...
221BIL140DO 07/07 We 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.
Explore the basic principles that influence the ecological relationships of the forest more...
221BOT326BBL 07/07 We 5:30pm-8:30pm Schmiege
BLENDED

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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...
221GAR320O 07/07 We 9:30am-12:30pm Kokinchak
ONLINE

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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...
221HRT300EO 07/07 We 6:00pm-8:00pm Herrera
ONLINE

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Gain insights into the causes and characteristics of developmental, sensory, physical, behavioral, and learning disabilities in children and adolescents. Learn to implement horticultural therapies that meet more...
221THR402O 07/07 We 6:00pm-8:30pm D'Amico
ONLINE

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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...
221BIL145DO 07/08 Th 11:00am-2:00pm Lyness
ONLINE

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Take creative inspiration from 19th- and 20th-century English gardens blooming with delicate roses such as Amnesia, Quicksand, and Early Grey. Step-by-step, learn easy techniques for crafting more...
221FDN387O 07/08 Th 10:00am-12:30pm O'Sullivan
ONLINE

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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...
221GAR315BO 07/08 Th 9:00am-11:00am Eierman
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...
221GAR440BBL 07/08 Th 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 to identify the insects common to the northeastern United States that more...
221HRT381BBL 07/08 Th 6:15pm-8:30pm Kokinchak
BLENDED

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Pen and ink, among the most versatile and useful media, can be used to create high quality, easily reproducible drawings. Learn how to produce different strokes more...
221BIL400O 07/09 Fr 11:00am-2:00pm Morley
ONLINE

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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...
221BIL301BO 07/10 Sa 10:00am-1:00pm Rawlins
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. Delicate and feathery or tall and structural, ferns are the perfect choice more...
221GAR348BL 07/10 Sa 9:00am-11:00am 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.

Become familiar with the identification, culture, and landscape use of annuals and select tender more...
221HRT341BBL 07/10 Sa 9:00am-11:00am Ruggiero
BLENDED

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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...
221LAN100DO 07/10 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Tryba
ONLINE

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Discover how to create your own aromatic mini-garden with fresh herbs that you can enjoy year-round. Find out which herbs are easiest to maintain, which grow more...
221WEL130CO 07/10 Sa 10:30am-12:00pm Satch
ONLINE

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July 11, 18, & 25
9:30am-11:30am


No land? No problem! Containers can bring added color, form, and texture to any space-deck, rooftop, terrace, front porch, or more...
221GAR200EO 07/11 Su 9:30am-11:30am Beyers
Marsh
Gershberg
ONLINE

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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...
221GAR200FO 07/11 Su 9:30am-11:30am 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.

Become familiar with the identification, culture, and landscape use of annuals and select tender more...
221HRT341CBL 07/11 Su 9:00am-11:00am Ruggiero
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.
When surrounded by the tranquil beauty of trees, the mind naturally becomes more...
221WEL145B 07/11 Su 10:30am-12:00pm Elmgart
NYBG

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Apply your understanding of contours, perspective, and tone to drawing three distinct types of flowers. The object is to accurately draw a fully toned flowering plant. more...
221BIL303BO 07/12 Mo 11:00am-2:00pm Nemergut
ONLINE

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Paleobotany, the study of plant evolution through fossil evidence, gives us insights into Earth's past and present flora. Gain a clearer perception about historical patterns of more...
221BOT434O 07/12 Mo 5:00pm-7:00pm Boyer, Ph.D.
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...
221FDN243DO 07/12 Mo 6:00pm-8:00pm Woodson
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...
221GAR301DO 07/12 Mo 9:00am-11:00am Beyers
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...
221HRT142BO 07/12 Mo 6:15pm-8:15pm Breyer
ONLINE

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Explore how to create a healthy garden while supporting biodiversity and conserving resources.We'll discuss ways to minimize water usage,effectively handle storm water, create a healthy more...
221HRT395BO 07/12 Mo 6:00pm-8:00pm Conaway
ONLINE

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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...
221LAN301CO 07/12 Mo 10:00am-1:00pm Merritt
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
The Landscape Design Certificate Program at NYBG is an engaging, career-oriented program that gives you a solid, plant-focused foundation along with the skills and confidence you more...
221LAN955O 07/12 Mo 10:00am-1:00pm Merritt
Poccia
Holzman
ONLINE

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Learn how to identify this unique order of insects as they take to the skies in early summer. Study their biology, behavior, habitat associations, and more...
221NAT311O 07/12 Mo 10:00am-12:00pm Wells
ONLINE

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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...
221BOT385BO 07/13 Tu 6:00pm-8:00pm Kutos
ONLINE

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Historical bartenders and modern mixologists have long used a great variety of herbal and botanical ingredients to add flavor, body, and visual flair to drinks. Go more...
221CKG240O 07/13 Tu 6:00pm-9:00pm Freeman
ONLINE

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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...
221FDN308BO 07/13 Tu 6:00pm-8:30pm Edinger
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
The Floral Design Certificate Program at NYBG offers the most in-depth training in the region, covering every aspect of this creative art. We'll help you develop more...
221FDN958AO 07/13 Tu 6:00pm-8:30pm Cawley
Edinger
Woodson
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Learn the principles and techniques of plant propagation by seed and cuttings. Explore the basics of sexual and asexual propagation, with attention to fruit development, seedling more...
221HRT411BO 07/13 Tu 5:30pm-7:30pm Weinstein
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...
221LAN311CO 07/13 Tu 10:00am-1:00pm Poccia
ONLINE

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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...
221FDN300BO 07/14 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.
Focusing on species commonly found in our region-from Giant Swallowtails to more...
221NAT336BL 07/14 We 10:00am-12:00pm Chaya
BLENDED

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

Gardens can be catalysts for learning, health, inclusion, and therapy. Gain the knowledge, expertise, and tools to create, renovate, and evaluate both interior and exterior spaces more...
221THR408O 07/14 We 6:00pm-8:30pm Minich
ONLINE

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Perfume can be traced back thousands of years to an Ancient Egyptian tradition, beloved by Cleopatra. Discover the history of perfume and the therapeutic benefits of more...
221WEL134AO 07/14 We 6:00pm-8:00pm Gordineer
ONLINE

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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...
221BOT308DO 07/15 Th 5:30pm-7:30pm Holmes
ONLINE

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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...
221GWP276O 07/15 Th 6:30pm-8:30pm Falk
ONLINE

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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...
221GAR173BO 07/17 Sa 10:30am-12:30pm Brown
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...
221BIL219O 07/18 Su 11:00am-4:30pm Di Costanzo
ONLINE

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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...
221GAR200GO 07/18 Su 9:30am-11:30am Gershberg
ONLINE

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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...
221FDN306CO 07/19 Mo 6:00pm-8:30pm Edinger
ONLINE

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Fire cider- a spicy herbal tonic- has been known for centuries as a powerful immunity booster. Its benefits have been said to improve blood circulation, prevent more...
214WEL216O 07/21 We 6:00pm-7:30pm Davis
ONLINE

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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...
221FDN302AO 07/21 We 10:00am-4:00pm Woodson
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.
The fascinating lives of bats are revealed courtesy of J. Alan Clark, more...
221NAT329B 07/22 Th 6:30pm-8:30pm Clark, Ph. D.
NYBG

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"Put up" your peaches using time-honored canning techniques for three preparations that will extend the bounty of your favorite stone fruits long after summer is gone. more...
221CKG231O 07/24 Sa 11:00am-1:00pm Nocera
ONLINE

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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...
221GAR301EO 07/24 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Cappello-Ruggiero
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Whether you are a budding arborist or weekend woodcutter, knowing how to use your chainsaw safely and maintain it properly are keys to success. This lecture-demonstration more...
221HRT308O 07/24 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Picciano
ONLINE

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Herbal healing can be as simple as a cup of tea! We'll dive into the medicinal qualities and uses of easy-to-find herbs, and how to combine more...
221WEL130DO 07/24 Sa 10:30am-11:30am Hill
ONLINE

This class will take place online with ample opportunity for one on one feedback from the instructor. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Capture the beautiful colors of the unique tropical bird of paradise flower while learning more...
221BIL211O 07/25 Su 11:00am-4:30pm Vogel
ONLINE

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Get a little messy making seasonal berry jam! Trained in preservation techniques at Cornell, Stephen Nocera will show you three distinct methods of jamming, using less more...
221CKG200BO 07/25 Su 11:00am-1:00pm Nocera
ONLINE

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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...
221GAR200HO 07/25 Su 9:30am-11:30am Marsh
ONLINE

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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...
221FDN304AO 07/28 We 10:00am-4:00pm Cawley
ONLINE

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Learn the principles and techniques of plant propagation by seed and cuttings. Explore the basics of sexual and asexual propagation, with attention to fruit development, seedling more...
221HRT411CO 07/28 We 6:00pm-8:00pm Storrs
ONLINE

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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...
221CKG230BO 07/31 Sa 11:00am-1:00pm Bone
ONLINE

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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...
221GAR326BO 07/31 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Beyers
ONLINE
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