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.


March

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, gardeners, or designers who want to more...
213HRT342BBL 03/13 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Hagen
BLENDED
213HRT342ABL 03/16 Tu 10:00am-12:00pm McDowell
BLENDED
213HRT342CBL 03/16 Tu 10:00am-12:00pm McDowell
BLENDED

April

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...
214LAN428BL 04/07 We 10:00am-1:00pm 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.
Learn the identification, classification, and landscape use of spring-flowering trees and shrubs. more...
214HRT334DBL 04/08 Th 10:00am-12:00pm Ruggiero
BLENDED
214HRT334ABL 04/09 Fr 10:30am-12:30pm 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.
Examine the use of plants in the landscape with an emphasis on more...
213HRT358DBL 04/10 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 how trees survive the many perils of the urban environment. Soil more...
213HRT426BL 04/10 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Picciano
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. more...
214HRT334BBL 04/10 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm 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.
Witness the diversity of plants in the northeast as they flower and more...
214BOT333ABL 04/11 Su 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.
Examine the use of plants in the landscape with an emphasis on more...
214HRT358ABL 04/11 Su 10:00am-1:00pm Cappello-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.
Learn about common diseases of woody and herbaceous ornamentals and turfgrass caused more...
214HRT481ABL 04/13 Tu 6:15pm-8:30pm 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.
As the mushroom season awakens, discover how and where to hunt for more...
214BOT330BL 04/15 Th 10:00am-1:00pm Sadowski
OFS-BL

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 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. 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 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 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 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 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

May

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 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 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...
214HRT358BBL 05/05 We 6:00pm-8:00pm 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.
Herbaceous plants occupy prairies, wetlands, forest understories, and many other habitats. The more...
214BOT376BL 05/08 Sa 9:00am-11:30am Hagen
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...
214HRT381BL 05/13 Th 6:15pm-8:30pm 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.
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 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 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

June

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 measure and monitor the ecological diversity observed and celebrated in more...
214NAT323BL 06/01 Tu 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.
Pest identification is key to maintaining a healthy, beautiful garden. Learn to more...
214GAR320ABL 06/02 We 4:00pm-7:00pm Gabel
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...
214HRT358CBL 06/02 We 10:00am-1:00pm 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.
This course is designed for horticulturists and gardeners who are familiar with more...
214HRT336CBL 06/03 Th 10:00am-12:15pm 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.
Become familiar with the identification, culture, and landscape use of annuals and more...
214HRT341ABL 06/04 Fr 9:00am-11:00am 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.
Expert rosarian Shauna Moore walks you through the history of a more...
214GAR361BL 06/06 Su 10:00am-12:00pm 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 to identify native and introduced herbs, ferns, shrubs, and trees as more...
214BOT334BL 06/10 Th 6:00pm-8:00pm Holmes
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...
214HRT481BBL 06/12 Sa 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.
Examine the use of plants in the landscape with an emphasis on more...
214HRT358DBL 06/13 Su 10:00am-1:00pm Cappello-Ruggiero
BLENDED

July

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

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. 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 more...
221HRT341BBL 07/10 Sa 9:00am-11:00am 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.
Focusing on species commonly found in our region-from Giant Swallowtails to more...
221NAT336BL 07/14 We 10:00am-12:00pm Chaya
BLENDED

August

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.
Chanterelles, Milk Caps, Black Trumpets, Boletes of all kinds, and many more...
221BOT356BL 08/05 Th 10:00am-1:00pm Sadowski
OFS-BL

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.
Discover tips and tricks for finding and capturing pollinators in action, as more...
221NAT335BL 08/21 Sa 11:00am-1:00pm Chaya
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.
Clematis, wisteria, roses, hardy jasmine, hydrangea, and other climbers provide strong vertical more...
221GAR146BL 08/22 Su 10:00am-12:00pm Loechle
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