September

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...
221BIL301DO 09/21 Tu 6:00pm-9:00pm Nemergut
ONLINE

Here in NYC, fall is the best time to hunt for edible fungi, including honey, oyster, and hen-of-the woods mushrooms. Paul Sadowski, 25-year veteran of the New York Mycological Society, shows you how to identify many species and their look-alikes, more...
221BOT368A 09/21 Tu 10:00am-2:00pm Sadowski
NYBG

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Now more than ever, clients expect to see beautiful digital plans. Learn the basics of how to scan and enhance hand drawings. Gain familiarity with the more...
221LAN444O 09/21 Tu 6:30pm-8:30pm Molinski
ONLINE

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For years, botanical artist and two-time RHS Gold Medalist Lara Call Gastinger has captured the natural world in a "perpetual journal"—a book with a double page more...
221NAT356O 09/21 Tu 10:30am-12:00pm Call Gastinger
ONLINE

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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...
221BIL331BO 09/22 We 6:00pm-9:00pm Sapanara
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Get a solid grounding in the basic plant body, from the cell to the roots, stems, leaves, flowers, and fruits. We will discuss the base-level chemistry more...
221BOT315PO 09/22 We 10:00am-1:00pm Kutos
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.
From towering tulip trees to creeping partridge berries, woody plants make up more...
221BOT375BBL 09/22 We 6:00pm-8:00pm Kaechele
BLENDED

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Learn the keys to successful floral design and master the mechanics needed to create round, triangular, more...
221FDN300C 09/22 We 10:00am-4:00pm Cawley
NYBG

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...
221GAR143BO 09/22 We 6:15pm-7:45pm Novak
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...
221HRT338ABL 09/22 We 5:30pm-7:30pm Hagen
BLENDED

Creating beautiful and sustainable outdoor spaces requires an understanding of the principles of grading and drainage. Through classroom discussion, fieldwork and homework students will learn to identify landforms and watersheds, calculate slopes, and manipulate contours with the purpose of creating more...
222LAN428 09/22 We 10:00am-1:00pm Eckerson
NYBG

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...
221BIL140FO 09/23 Th 10:00am-2:30pm Vogel
ONLINE

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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...
221BIL303CO 09/23 Th 5:30pm-8:30pm James
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.
Autumn is one of the most spectacular times to learn more about more...
221BOT331BBL 09/23 Th 9:00am-12:00pm Slowik
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.
Woody plants are the foundation of every garden plan. Learn how more...
221GAR359BL 09/23 Th 6:00pm-8:00pm Beyers
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...
221HRT301DO 09/23 Th 6:30pm-8:30pm Bulpitt
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Apply basic design concepts to site-specific problems, focusing on the process of design development. Start with a conceptual design, then progress through the schematic phase, leading more...
221LAN402O 09/23 Th 6:15pm-9:15pm McConnell
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Through a series of design assignments, learn how to prepare planting plans for a variety of projects. Explore the significance of site conditions as well as more...
221LAN403O 09/23 Th 6:15pm-9:15pm Ellickson-Hastie
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...
221GAR360CO 09/24 Fr 10:30am-12:30pm Bakshi
ONLINE

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Explore how to identify and use major groups of shade trees and shrubs native to and more...
221HRT331ABL 09/24 Fr 10:00am-12:00pm Nolan
BLENDED

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...
221LAN301EO 09/24 Fr 10:30am-1:30pm Merritt
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.
Delve into the fascinating world of the creatures that make up 84% more...
222NAT322BL 09/24 Fr 10:00am-1:00pm Chaya
BLENDED

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Learn the keys to successful floral design and master the mechanics needed to create round, triangular, more...
221FDN300E 09/25 Sa 10:30am-3:00pm Mele
MDTN

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...
221GAR173CO 09/25 Sa 10:30am-12:30pm Forster
ONLINE

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Examine the use of plants in the landscape with an emphasis on choosing the right plant for the right more...
221HRT358F 09/25 Sa 10:00am-12:40pm D'Antonio
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.
This ancient, meditative Chinese exercise teaches relaxation, balance, and self-defense with an more...
221WEL102B 09/25 Sa 10:00am-11:00am Torres
NYBG

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Pruning hydrangeas can be one of the most confusing chores in the garden. In this class, you'll explore the pruning needs of the two most common more...
221GAR177O 09/26 Su 10:00am-12:00pm Ballato
ONLINE

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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...
221GAR201HO 09/26 Su 9:30am-11:30am Storrs
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...
221BIL302DO 09/27 Mo 11:00am-2:00pm Vogel
ONLINE

What is the line between art and decoration? Think beyond the confines of "pretty" and consider flowers in terms of line, gesture, texture, and form. We will examine the bright colors and infinite patterns of a masterwork by Yayoi Kusama more...
221FDN323 09/28 Tu 11:00am-2:00pm Werber
NYBG

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
This course introduces students to the practical skills required for growing plants in greenhouses with an emphasis on integrated management techniques. Topics include structures and equipment, more...
221HRT312PO 09/28 Tu 5:00pm-7:15pm Gershberg
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...
221HRT338BBL 09/28 Tu 10:00am-1:00pm 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.
The fascinating lives of bats are revealed courtesy of J. Alan Clark, more...
221NAT329C 09/28 Tu 6:30pm-8:30pm Clark, Ph. D.
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. With its wide variety of habitats and its position on the more...
222NAT321BL 09/28 Tu 10:00am-1:00pm Chaya
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...
221FDN302BO 09/29 We 10:00am-4:00pm Woodson
ONLINE

Hand-woven willow baskets bring a touch of rustic beauty and function to your home. Jes Clark of Willow Vale Farm will teach you how to weave a round-shaped berry basket from the base up. Learn the traditional methods of stake more...
221CRF239 09/30 Th 9:00am-5:00pm Clark
NYBG

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...
221GAR222AO 09/30 Th 6:00pm-8:00pm Beyers
ONLINE

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.
When surrounded by the tranquil beauty of trees, the mind naturally becomes more...
222WEL145A 10/01 Fr 10:30am-12:00pm Elmgart
NYBG

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
No land? No problem! Containers can bring added color, form, and texture to any space-deck, rooftop, terrace, front porch, or window sill. With the right combination more...
222GAR200AO 10/02 Sa 9:30am-11:30am Cappello-Ruggiero
Marsh
Eierman
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Learn the basics for planting and maintaining a healthy outdoor container garden: materials and container styles, potting mixes, fertilization, and watering.

222GAR200BO 10/02 Sa 9:30am-11:30am Cappello-Ruggiero
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...
222GAR326O 10/02 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Beyers
ONLINE

Note the "Location" of each section, as we may have in-person and blended options. Confirmation emails contain specific class instructions.
Examine the use of plants in the landscape with an emphasis on choosing the right plant for the right more...
222HRT358ABL 10/02 Sa 10:00am-12:40pm Nolan
BLENDED

Students will be introduced to the topics of invasion biology and weed management and their related terminology. Approximately 60 invasive or weed species common throughout the northeast region of the United States will be presented, with a focus on woody more...
222HRT482A 10/02 Sa 10:30am-1:30pm DeLuca
NYBG

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Learn the basic watercolor techniques used by botanical artists while painting a Chinese lantern plant from the photograph provided. Demonstrations will show you how to lay more...
222BIL257O 10/03 Su 11:00am-4:30pm Rossetti
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
What can you do this fall to ensure a healthy garden next spring? Get a head start on your best garden ever by taking care of more...
222GAR185AO 10/03 Su 10:00am-12:00pm Meredith
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...
222GAR440BL 10/03 Su 10:30am-12:30pm Cappello-Ruggiero
BLENDED

Note the "Location" of each section, as we have blended and online options. Price differences may apply. Confirmation emails contain specific class instructions.
Explore how to identify and use major groups of shade trees and shrubs native to and more...
222HRT331BBL 10/03 Su 10:00am-12:00pm McLaughlin
BLENDED

Note the "Location" of each session, as we have blended and online options. Price differences may apply. Confirmation emails contain specific class instructions.
Get a solid grounding in the basic plant body, from the cell to the roots, stems, more...
222BOT315ABL 10/04 Mo 5:00pm-8:00pm Boyer, Ph.D.
BLENDED

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...
222FDN243AO 10/04 Mo 6:00pm-8:00pm Woodson
ONLINE

This lecture series will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Three remarkable landscape architects working in varied climates and topographies share how their award-winning designs—both public and private—have been inspired by the people who will more...
222LAN801AO 10/04 Mo 6:30pm-7:30pm Switkin
Boucher
Rubin
ONLINE

This lecture will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
As a senior principal at James Corner Field Operations, Lisa Switkin has led many of the firm's most complex, bold, and transformative projects and has helped more...
222LAN801BO 10/04 Mo 6:30pm-7:30pm Switkin
ONLINE

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Accurate observation translates into sensitive, realistic drawings and is an essential skill for botanical artists. Using more...
222BIL301A 10/05 Tu 10:00am-1:00pm James
NYBG

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...
222BOT308AO 10/05 Tu 5:30pm-7:30pm Cappello-Ruggiero
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Farms and edible gardens are popping up on rooftops across the country. But rooftop, terraces, and balcony spaces have their own unique challenges for soil maintenance, more...
222GAR328O 10/05 Tu 6:15pm-8:15pm Novak
ONLINE

Note the "Location" of each section, as we may have in-person and blended options. Confirmation emails contain specific class instructions.
Examine the use of plants in the landscape with an emphasis on choosing the right plant for the right more...
222HRT358BBL 10/05 Tu 10:00am-1:00pm Cappello-Ruggiero
BLENDED

Learn the basic principles and best practices of greenhouse and nursery construction and design, and commercial greenhouse and field plant production. Understand how to manage a commercial growing operation, including site selection, planning and layout, and production methods of greenhouse more...
222HRT491S 10/05 Tu 5:00pm-7:30pm Ivanoski
NYBG

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Explore the plant-people relationships and scientific research that are the foundations of horticultural therapy. Learn about more...
222THR301ABL 10/05 Tu 4:00pm-6:30pm Meore
BLENDED

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Learn the principles and techniques of plant propagation by seed and cuttings. Explore the basics of more...
222HRT411A 10/06 We 5:30pm-8:30pm Weinstein
NYBG

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...
222LAN417O 10/06 We 6:15pm-9:15pm Matz
ONLINE

With divine dahlias, sweetpeas, fall foliage, and blackberries in a pedestal container, create a sense of elegance and exuberance in your floral arrangement. Urban garden glamor—a design trend popular among New York floral artists—provides a loose and romantic meadow-inspired vibe more...
222FDN311 10/07 Th 11:00am-1:00pm O'Sullivan
NYBG

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...
222GAR287AO 10/07 Th 5:00pm-6:30pm Hagen
ONLINE

Through course study and hands-on pruning, you will learn the best tools, techniques, and timing to use when you prune to help shrubs, conifers, broadleaves, evergreens, and deciduous plantsthrive. Explore how woody plant structure andphysiology influence pruning. You'll learn how more...
222HRT321A 10/07 Th 10:00am-1:00pm Logan
NYBG

Note the "Location" of each section, as we have blended and online options. Price differences may apply. Confirmation emails contain specific class instructions.
Explore how to identify and use major groups of shade trees and shrubs native to and more...
222HRT331D 10/07 Th 10:00am-1:00pm O'Brien
NYBG

Note the "Location" of each session, as we have blended and online options. Price differences may apply. Confirmation emails contain specific class instructions.
Plants surround us in a profusion of forms. But in naturally occurring landscapes, these combinations are more...
222HRT353S 10/07 Th 10:00am-1:00pm Hoch
NYBG

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...
222LAN401AO 10/07 Th 6:00pm-9:00pm Arrington
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...
222BOT317O 10/08 Fr 10:00am-1:00pm Alvarez
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.
Take a guided ramble with wild foods author and forager author Marie more...
222CKG229A 10/08 Fr 11:00am-1:00pm Viljoen
NYBG

Note the "Location" of each session, as we have in-person and online options. Price differences may apply. Confirmation emails contain specific class instructions.
Understand how the qualities of soil affect the overall productivity of plants and make sustainable gardening more...
222GAR302A 10/08 Fr 10:00am-12:00pm Himmelman
NYBG

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...
222HRT301AO 10/12 Tu 6:30pm-8:30pm Grossman
ONLINE

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Graphics are essential in developing and communicating your design ideas. Practice various graphic techniques and learn more...
222LAN311A 10/12 Tu 6:15pm-9:15pm Reinstein
MDTN

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...
222THR401AO 10/12 Tu 6:30pm-9:00pm Brechner
ONLINE

Here in NYC, fall is the best time to hunt for edible fungi, including honey, oyster, and hen-of-the woods mushrooms. Paul Sadowski, 25-year veteran of the New York Mycological Society, shows you how to identify many species and their look-alikes, more...
222BOT368B 10/13 We 10:00am-1:00pm Sadowski
NYBG

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...
222CKG241AO 10/13 We 6:30pm-8:00pm Paswater
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...
222GAR143O 10/13 We 6:15pm-7:45pm Novak
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...
222GAR431AO 10/13 We 6:15pm-8:15pm Nocera
ONLINE

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Explore how to identify and use major groups of shade trees and shrubs native to and more...
222HRT331CBL 10/13 We 10:00am-1:00pm Ruggiero
BLENDED
222HRT331EBL 10/13 We 2:00pm-5:00pm Ruggiero
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.
Plants surround us in a profusion of forms. But in naturally occurring more...
222HRT353ABL 10/13 We 6:00pm-7:30pm Hoch
BLENDED

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...
222LAN301AO 10/13 We 10:00am-1:00pm Merritt
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.
Horticultural therapy is practiced in a multitude of behavioral health settings, including more...
222THR404ABL 10/13 We 6:30pm-9:00pm Krus, HTR
BLENDED

Note the "Location" of each session, as we have in-person and online options. Price differences may apply. Confirmation emails contain specific class instructions.
Designed for students who want a user–friendly introduction to plant science, this course surveys the major more...
222HRT300B 10/14 Th 2:00pm-4:40pm O'Brien
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.
Many important designers have shaped NYBG grounds throughout the years, including Calvert more...
222LAN267 10/14 Th 9:30am-11:30am McDowell
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.
The Bronx River, the only freshwater river in New York City, teems more...
222NAT352BL 10/14 Th 10:00am-12:00pm Chaya
BLENDED

With multiple gardens, beehives, and an outdoor classroom, Kingsbridge Heights Community Center provides therapeutic and educational horticulture for people of all ages as part of its mission to empower Bronx residents and advance the well-being of this vibrant community. Tour more...
222THR567A 10/14 Th 2:00pm-6:00pm Sherman
OFS

Learn to create intimate and detailed portraits of flowers using various lenses, proper depth of field, filters, and the best framing techniques. Equipment, including zoom telephotos, close-up diopter filters, extension tubes, teleconverters, dedicated macro lenses, and wide angle close-ups will more...
222GWP928 10/15 Fr 10:00am-4:00pm Falk
NYBG

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Explore how to effectively organize and operate a small landscape business that will sustain itself and earn a profit. We will discuss how to attract new more...
222LAN457AO 10/15 Fr 10:15am-12:15pm Zavaglia
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...
222GAR173AO 10/16 Sa 10:30am-12:30pm Forster
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Containers are an unnatural habitat, with fertilizer, water and root restrictions that suit some plants better than others. Find out which plants to avoid, which ones more...
222GAR200CO 10/16 Sa 9:30am-11:30am Marsh
ONLINE

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Explore the basic principles underlying successful, environmentally friendly gardening, including the structure and physiological processes more...
222GAR301A 10/16 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Cappello-Ruggiero
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.
Learn about common diseases of woody and herbaceous ornamentals and turfgrass caused more...
222HRT481ABL 10/16 Sa 10:00am-1:00pm 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.
Take a guided ramble with wild foods author and forager author Marie more...
222CKG229B 10/17 Su 11:00am-1:00pm Viljoen
NYBG

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Good garden design isn't easy, but for anyone with a passion for plants, a little imagination, and proper guidance, it is possible to succeed. Learn the more...
222GAR317AO 10/17 Su 10:00am-12:40pm Beyers
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...
222NAT341AO 10/17 Su 10:00am-1:00pm Chaya
ONLINE

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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...
222BIL400AO 10/18 Mo 11:00am-2:00pm Morley
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...
222FDN313O 10/18 Mo 6:00pm-8:00pm Woodson
ONLINE

Note the "Location" of each session, as we have in-person and online options. Price differences may apply. Confirmation emails contain specific class instructions.
Turning a vision into a plan is the designer's first challenge. Learn how to analyze existing more...
222LAN401B 10/18 Mo 10:00am-1:00pm Angell
NYBG

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Learn the various tools and applications of this software package for landscape designers. Topics include: basic skills for developing professional landscape plans, making base plans from more...
222LAN427AO 10/18 Mo 6:00pm-9:00pm DuChene
ONLINE

This lecture will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
From the office he founded in Freeport, Maine in 1994, Michael Boucher has led project teams in the planning and design of landscapes at a variety more...
222LAN801CO 10/18 Mo 6:30pm-7:30pm Boucher
ONLINE

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The ability to command a broad vocabulary of styles defines the professional floral designer. From Neo-Classical more...
222FDN302A 10/19 Tu 10:00am-4:00pm Cawley
NYBG

Note the "Location" of each section, as we have in-person and online options. Price differences may apply. Confirmation emails contain specific class instructions.
Since Autumn is the optimum season to plant bulbs, now is the time to decide what more...
222GAR287B 10/19 Tu 5:00pm-6:30pm Hagen
NYBG

Note the "Location" of each section, as we have in-person and online options. Price differences may apply. Confirmation emails contain specific class instructions.
Soil is a dynamic, living organism and the very foundation of sustainable horticulture and agriculture.This course more...
222HRT301B 10/19 Tu 10:30am-1:30pm Lozefski
NYBG

A pioneer of "re-wilded landscapes," Darrel Morrison revisits the people and places that have nourished his long career as a celebrated landscape architect-from designer Jens Jensen and naturalist Aldo Leopold to the prairie grasses and wildflowers of his native Midwest. more...
222LAN265A 10/19 Tu 1:00pm-2:00pm Morrison
NYBG

Hear from award-winning and nationally renowned professionals share their expertise. These popular afternoon lectures coincide with monthly morning meetings of the Landscape Design Students and Alumni Association. All are welcome to register.
222LAN265G 10/19 Tu 1:00pm-2:00pm Morrison
Landman
Stick
Sturges
Loades
Cunningham
Towers
NYBG

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...
222BIL331AO 10/20 We 10:30am-1:30pm Vogel
ONLINE

This talk will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
The stunning embroidered leaf designs that grace NYBG Adult Education's Fall 2021-Winter 2022 catalog are the work of Virginia-based textile artist Hillary Waters Fayle. Get a more...
222CRF290O 10/21 Th 6:00pm-7:00pm Waters Fayle
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...
222GAR327AO 10/21 Th 10:00am-12:00pm Marsh
ONLINE

With its 32' x 40' growing space for edible and sensory plantings, The Garden of Hope offers horticultural therapy opportunities to a wide array of special needs populations. The garden is equipped with rolling planting tables, traditional raised beds, and more...
221THR546 10/22 Fr 9:30am-2:30pm Meore
OFS

Learn to navigate the bustling New York flower district! Discover where to get the best flowers and hard goods from the pros. Your confirmation letter will include where we will meet in the flower district. Lunch is not included. Dress more...
222FDN400A 10/22 Fr 9:00am-12:30pm Woodson
OFS

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
What can you do this fall to ensure a healthy garden next spring? Get a head start on your best garden ever by taking care of more...
222GAR185BO 10/22 Fr 10:00am-12:00pm Meredith
ONLINE

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...
222NAT332O 10/22 Fr 10:00am-12:00pm Slowik
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Professional prop stylist Robin Zachary shares her techniques for styling Instagram-worthy photos using dried and fresh flowers, herbs, branches and plants. She'll demonstrate how to curate more...
222FDN312AO 10/23 Sa 11:00am-1:00pm Zachary
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...
222GAR200DO 10/23 Sa 9:30am-11:30am Eierman
ONLINE

Note the "Location" of each session, as we have in-person and online options. Price differences may apply. Confirmation emails contain specific class instructions.
This one-day course covers the basics of pruning evergreens, deciduous trees, and shrubs, as well as more...
222GAR236A 10/23 Sa 10:00am-2:00pm Perkowski
NYBG

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...
222GAR360AO 10/23 Sa 10:30am-12:30pm Bakshi
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...
222HRT300CO 10/23 Sa 10:30am-12:30pm Paradiso
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...
222WEL145B 10/24 Su 10:30am-12:00pm Elmgart
NYBG

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...
222BOT302AO 10/26 Tu 6:00pm-8:00pm Bone
ONLINE

Channel windswept moors, foreboding castles, and covens as you design a haunting floral design in utilizing dramatic and beautiful seasonal materials. You'll combine black dahlias, chocolate cosmos, and other inky-toned blooms with twisted branches and seed pods to create witchy, more...
222FDN307 10/27 We 6:00pm-9:00pm Werber
MDTN

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...
222NAT341BO 10/28 Th 10:00am-1:00pm Chaya
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Learn the basic watercolor techniques used by botanical artists while painting miniature ornamental pumpkins from the photograph provided. Flat wash, layering and other techniques will be more...
222BIL229O 10/30 Sa 10:00am-3:30pm Wry
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...
222BOT326BL 10/30 Sa 10:00am-2:00pm Gaige
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.
Viburnums have recently skyrocketed to gardening fame, and for good reason! They more...
222GAR156BL 10/30 Sa 10:30am-12:00pm Simeone
BLENDED

November 16 Midtown Education Center, Manhattan
Apartment Gardener's Saturday


From windows to terraces, indoors or out, apartment dwellers have ample opportunity to garden—even as winter approaches! Whether you want to develop your green thumb by learning more...
222GAR299A 10/30 Sa 10:00am-5:00pm Raimondi, CLP
Brown
Satch
MDTN

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, and aesthetics. Discuss unusual plants, tools and supplies, and maintenance such as grooming, nutrition, more...
222GAR299B 10/30 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Raimondi, CLP
MDTN

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 your space. Discover cultivation techniques for these shade-loving species, including fertilization, water management, and more...
222GAR299C 10/30 Sa 12:45pm-2:45pm Brown
MDTN

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 herb garden from scratch, this class teaches you the essentials of managing indoor growing more...
222GAR299D 10/30 Sa 3:00pm-5:00pm Satch
MDTN

Note the "Location" of each section, as we have in-person and online options. Price differences may apply. Confirmation emails contain specific class instructions.
Explore how to create a healthy garden while supporting biodiversity and conserving resources. We'll discuss ways more...
222HRT395A 10/30 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Conaway
NYBG

Once the third-most common tree in New York, native hemlocks have been dying at an alarming rate due to the infestation of the hemlock woolly adelgid (HWA), a non-native insect pest. Sometimes called "the redwood of the East," hemlocks are more...
222NAT327 10/30 Sa 10:00am-11:45am Gabel
NYBG

Through simple techniques and exercises of mind + body birding, we can tune in better to the birds and natural world around us, enhancing our experiences as observers. This in turn amplifies the overall benefits to our own well-being: mind, more...
222WEL159 10/30 Sa 11:00am-1:00pm Merker
NYBG

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...
222BIL203O 10/31 Su 11:00am-4:30pm Vogel
ONLINE
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