Blended Classes

"Blended" classes have meetings that take place both online via Zoom and in-person (entirely outside on NYBG grounds). There are no indoor meetings. Times will vary on each day. Click on the "full schedule" link in any blended class session description for more details. See here for updated FAQs.


September

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...
211HRT338ABL 09/23 We 5:30pm-7:30pm Hagen
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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...
211HRT311BL 09/24 Th 4:30pm-7:30pm Weinstein
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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...
211BOT331BBL 09/25 Fr 9:00am-12:00pm Slowik
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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...
211HRT140BL 09/25 Fr 9:30am-11:00am Schuler
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.
Explore how to identify and use major groups of shade trees and more...
211HRT331ABL 09/25 Fr 10:00am-2:00pm Nolan
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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 more...
211HRT358CBL 09/26 Sa 10:00am-12:50pm D'Antonio
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 about common diseases of woody and herbaceous ornamentals and turfgrass caused more...
211HRT481BBL 09/26 Sa 10:00am-2:00pm Kokinchak
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.
This course is designed for horticulturists and gardeners who are familiar with more...
211HRT338BBL 09/29 Tu 10:00am-2:00pm 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.
Examine the use of plants in the landscape with an emphasis on more...
211HRT358DBL 09/29 Tu 1:30pm-5:30pm Nolan
BLENDED

October

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...
212BOT326BL 10/03 Sa 9:30am-11:30am Schmiege
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.
Explore how to identify and use major groups of shade trees and more...
212HRT331CBL 10/04 Su 10:00am-2:00pm McLaughlin
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.
Examine the use of plants in the landscape with an emphasis on more...
212HRT358ABL 10/04 Su 10:00am-1:00pm Moore
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 about common diseases of woody and herbaceous ornamentals and turfgrass caused more...
212HRT481ABL 10/04 Su 10:00am-1:00pm Kokinchak
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 how to identify and manage the common turf and landscape weeds more...
212HRT482BLS 10/05 Mo 4:30pm-7:30pm Deluca
BLENDED

This blended class meets online for the first session and at Van Cortlandt Park for the second. Registered students will receive login instructions for the online portion. The exact meeting place for the in-person session will be shared more...
212BOT368BL 10/14 We 10:00am-2:00pm Sadowski
OFS

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 how to identify and use major groups of shade trees and more...
212HRT331BBL 10/14 We 10:00am-2:00pm 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.
Examine the use of plants in the landscape with an emphasis on more...
212HRT358CBL 10/14 We 10:00am-2:00pm Nolan
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.
Creating beautiful and sustainable outdoor spaces requires an understanding of the principles more...
212LAN428ABL 10/14 We 5:30pm-7:30pm Eckerson
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.
Through course study and hands-on pruning, you will learn the best tools, more...
212HRT321ABL 10/29 Th 2:00pm-5:00pm Logan
BLENDED

November

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.
Pest identification is key to maintaining a healthy, beautiful garden. Learn to more...
212GAR320BL 11/01 Su 11:00am-1:00pm Kokinchak
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This blended class meets online for some sessions and on NYBG grounds for others. Registered students will receive login instructions and a syllabus with specifics.
Learn native and non—native broadleaved evergreens; become familiar with their cultural requirements, more...
212HRT332BL 11/01 Su 10:30am-1:00pm Simeone
BLENDED

This blended class meets online for some sessions and on NYBG grounds for others. Registered students will receive login instructions and a syllabus with specifics.
Through course study and hands-on pruning, you will learn the best tools, more...
212HRT321BBL 11/03 Tu 10:00am-1:00pm Logan
BLENDED

January

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.
Prepare for the Core (Basic) and Category 3 (Ornamentals and Turf) exams more...
213HRT357BLS 01/05 Tu 4:15pm-6:45pm Spencer
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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 a holistic approach to keeping trees healthy and vigorous. Topics include more...
213HRT422BLS 01/06 We 1:00pm-3:00pm Cahilly
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 recognize the characteristics of native and common woody and herbaceous more...
213BOT332BL 01/08 Fr 11:00am-1:00pm Slowik
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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 winter tree identification using dormant-season characteristics. Buds, more...
213HRT440BL 01/14 Th 1:00pm-4:00pm Logan
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.
Through course study and hands-on pruning, you will learn the best tools, more...
213HRT321PBL 01/22 Fr 10:00am-1:00pm Logan
BLENDED
213HRT321CBL 01/23 Sa 1:00pm-4:00pm Bishop
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 how to manage annual and perennial gardens using a variety of more...
213HRT344BL 01/24 Su 10:00am-12:00pm Tarantino
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This blended class meets online for some sessions and on NYBG grounds for others. Registered students will receive login instructions and a syllabus with specifics.
Through lectures, laboratories, and field trips, learn how to work with plants more...
213HRT412BL 01/27 We 5:30pm-7:30pm Weinstein
BLENDED

This blended class meets online for the first session and at Van Cortlandt Park for the second. Registered students will receive login instructions for the online portion. The exact meeting place for the in-person session will be shared more...
213BOT394BL 01/28 Th 10:00am-2:00pm Sadowski
BLENDED

February

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 native and non-native conifers more...
213HRT333BL 02/03 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.
Through course study and hands-on pruning, you will learn the best tools, more...
213HRT321DBL 02/11 Th 10:00am-1:00pm Logan
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.
Examine the most important factors in the management and maintenance of commercial more...
213HRT443BL 02/25 Th 4:30pm-7:10pm Laswell
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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.
Join Neil Pederson, Ph.D., professor and senior ecologist at the Harvard Forest, more...
213BOT397BL 02/26 Fr 11:00am-2:00pm Pederson
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