July

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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...
211FDN308CO 07/13 Mo 6:00pm-8:00pm Edinger
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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...
211GAR320O 07/14 Tu 9:30am-11:50am Kokinchak
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...
211BOT385CO 07/15 We 6:00pm-8:00pm Barnes
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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...
211CKG227O 07/15 We 6:00pm-7:30pm Paswater
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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...
211FDN300O 07/15 We 10:00am-4:00pm Woodson
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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...
211GAR302O 07/15 We 10:00am-12:00pm Grossman
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...
211BOT308BO 07/16 Th 11:00am-1:00pm Barnes
ONLINE

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Practice techniques learned in Botanical Watercolor I using live subjects such as leaves, stems, and fruit. Emphasis is on realistic portrayal of botanical subjects and traditional more...
211BIL332O 07/18 Sa 10:00am-1:00pm James
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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...
211CKG200BO 07/18 Sa 11:00am-1:00pm Nocera
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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...
211NAT341CO 07/18 Sa 10:00am-1:00pm Chaya
ONLINE

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Learn how to naturally care for hair from the inside out! Join Herbalist Karine Gordineer as she shares which nutrients and vitamins are essential and how more...
211WEL160O 07/18 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Gordineer
ONLINE

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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...
211LAN100BO 07/20 Mo 6:15pm-8:15pm Beyers
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...
211FDN243FO 07/21 Tu 6:00pm-7:30pm Woodson
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...
211WEL134CO 07/21 Tu 6:00pm-9:00pm Gordineer
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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...
211FDN302O 07/22 We 10:00am-4:00pm Woodson
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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...
211BOT302BO 07/24 Fr 6:30pm-8:30pm Bone
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...
211BIL244O 07/25 Sa 10:00am-3:30pm Di Costanzo
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...
211GAR301GO 07/25 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Beyers
ONLINE

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Capture the beautiful colors of the unique tropical bird of paradise flower while learning more...
211BIL211O 07/26 Su 10:00am-3:30pm Vogel
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Find out how mushrooms can benefit your body and the planet. Emerging research suggests that mushrooms maybe beneficial for brain and nerve health. Discover the properties more...
211WEL181O 07/28 Tu 10:00am-11:30am Michelotti
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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...
211FDN304O 07/29 We 10:00am-4:00pm Woodson
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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...
211WEL215BO 07/30 Th 6:30pm-8:00pm Paswater
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August

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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...
211CKG231O 08/01 Sa 11:00am-1:00pm Nocera
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Enjoy painting botanical watercolors in a relaxed atmosphere. This class is designed for both inexperienced students and those who wish to improve their skills. Lectures and more...
211BIL140FO 08/03 Mo 10:00am-2:30pm Vogel
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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...
211BOT315O 08/03 Mo 5:00pm-8:00pm Boyer, Ph.D.
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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...
211GAR315BO 08/03 Mo 9:30am-11:30am Eierman
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Explore the plant-people relationships and scientific research that are the foundations of horticultural therapy. Learn about current programs that utilize horticultural therapy and the benefits of more...
211THR301BO 08/03 Mo 5:00pm-7:30pm Meore
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...
211HRT300GO 08/04 Tu 10:00am-12:40pm Alvarez
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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...
211NAT332BO 08/04 Tu 10:00am-12:00pm Slowik
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The summer months bring forth a great diversity of mushrooms in the Northeast region. Chanterelles, Milk Caps, Black Trumpets, Boletes of all kinds, and many other more...
211BOT304O 08/05 We 10:00am-12:00pm Sadowski
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...
211FDN243GO 08/05 We 4:30pm-6:00pm Edinger
ONLINE

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Study the crucial role birds, insects, and bats play in local ecosystems. Using gorgeous photographs taken over years of field study, expert naturalist Alan Wells discusses more...
211NAT325O 08/06 Th 9:30am-11:30am Wells
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Learn the techniques and secrets for creating chic, vintage-inspired arrangements in a trendy footed container. Walk through the step-by-step process of crafting a lush, romantic centerpiece. more...
211FDN349BO 08/07 Fr 10:00am-2:30pm Woodson
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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...
211GAR327BO 08/07 Fr 9:30am-11:30am Beyers
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Freshen your home while experiencing the soothing benefits of essential oils. Herbalist Amy Anthony will demonstrate how to create custom (4-ounce) aromatherapy soy-based container candles using more...
211WEL138O 08/08 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Anthony
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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...
211CRF278EO 08/09 Su 11:30am-2:30pm Maffia
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...
211BOT308CO 08/11 Tu 10:00am-12:00pm Holmes
ONLINE

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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...
211LAN100CO 08/11 Tu 6:15pm-8:15pm Beyers
ONLINE

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Discover new ways to use your garden's bounty! Overgrown peppers, tomatoes, basil and more can be used as a great base when creating your own condiments more...
211CKG232O 08/12 We 6:30pm-8:30pm Paswater
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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...
211GAR431BO 08/12 We 6:00pm-8:00pm Nocera
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...
211BOT385DO 08/13 Th 10:00am-12:00pm Kutos
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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...
211CRF222BO 08/13 Th 10:00am-12:00pm Ling
ONLINE

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Study the carbon cycle to understand how and why large natural ecosystems such as forests and oceans help mitigate the effect of climate change. We'll discuss more...
211BOT389BO 08/14 Fr 10:00am-11:30am Kane
ONLINE

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Learn the basic watercolor techniques used by botanical artists while painting the beautiful blooms of the rose of sharon, a type of hibiscus flower. A more...
211BIL266O 08/15 Sa 10:00am-3:30pm Vogel
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...
211NAT341DO 08/15 Sa 10:00am-1:00pm Chaya
ONLINE

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Whether you have a terrace, rooftop, or tiny backyard, learn how to grow the most veggies in the space you have. Discover the best practices for more...
211GAR330BO 08/17 Mo 6:00pm-9:00pm Novak
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...
211FDN243HO 08/18 Tu 10:00am-11:30am Edinger
ONLINE

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You loved her recent New Yorker covers! Award-winning artist and seasoned educator Jenny Kroik is known for the loosely rendered, evocative scenes she describes as "very more...
211CRF277BO 08/19 We 6:30pm-8:30pm Kroik
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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...
211GAR301FO 08/20 Th 9:30am-11:30am Marsh
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Return to great-grandma's tried-and-true process and learn how to make pickled cucumbers in three styles—spicy dill, sweet bread-and-butter, and zesty relish. Designed for beginners, this class more...
211CKG221O 08/22 Sa 11:00am-1:00pm Nocera
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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...
211GAR173BO 08/22 Sa 10:30am-12:30pm Forster
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...
211LAN301BO 08/22 Sa 9:30am-12:30pm Merritt
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Discover how to beat the heat this summer with botanicals. Whether it's learning which herbs to include in a homemade sun protection cream, or which more...
211WEL164O 08/22 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Petter
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...
211BIL238O 08/23 Su 10:00am-3:30pm Di Costanzo
ONLINE

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When the Eastern Woodlands erupt with marvelous edible mushrooms, the picking is great. But too often, the harvest succumbs to rot in your kitchen. In this more...
211CKG246O 08/29 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Bone
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September

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...
211FDN243JO 09/09 We 6:00pm-7:30pm Edinger
ONLINE

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 first aid, to revitalize the immune system, and to treat and prevent asthma, insomnia, more...
211BOT346A 09/12 Sa 11:00am-3:30pm Anthony
NYBG

Learn about common diseases of woody and herbaceous ornamentals and turfgrass caused by bacteria, fungi, nematodes, viruses, and abiotic factors and the cultural, biological, and least toxic strategies for their control. Discuss diagnoses of plant problems, including identification of disease— more...
211HRT481B 09/12 Sa 10:00am-1:00pm Kokinchak
NYBG

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...
211BIL246O 09/13 Su 10:00am-3:30pm Di Costanzo
ONLINE

This comprehensive class covers the basic techniques of botanical watercolor. Learn how to use your brushes to make smooth, underlying washes, as well as to create fine detail. Color theory will teach you how paints interact, and how to select more...
211BIL331B 09/14 Mo 5:30pm-8:30pm James
MDTN

This course is also required for the Horticultural Therapy Certificate.
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 grow.Students learn more...
211GAR301F 09/14 Mo 6:00pm-9:00pm Grossman
MDTN

Do you ever wish you could capture the details of a plant long after you've seen it? This intro class teaches you how to make realistic drawings of plants using a variety of techniques. Learn to draw a selection of more...
211BIL145C 09/15 Tu 10:00am-1:00pm Wry
NYBG

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 little or no background in design who want to design for their own home more...
211LAN100D 09/15 Tu 6:15pm-9:15pm Tryba
MDTN

Capture the subtle color and texture of lichen as it contrasts with the soft patina of a branch drawn in silverpoint. Learn to prepare the substrate, develop a skillful handling of the drawing material and add touches of color to more...
211BIL362 09/16 We 10:00am-2:30pm Nemergut
NYBG

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 to a preliminary design solution. Examine the relationships of landscape elements and materials to more...
211LAN402A 09/16 We 10:00am-1:00pm Needham
NYBG

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. Explore compositional possibilities, textures, and details.
Prerequisite: Botanical Drawing II.

211BIL303C 09/17 Th 5:30pm-8:30pm James
MDTN

Get a solid grounding in the basic plant body, from the cell to the roots, stems, leaves, flowers, and fruits. After an overview of microscope use and fundamental science in the first session, you'll use both dissecting and compound light more...
211BOT315P 09/17 Th 10:00am-1:00pm Kutos
NYBG

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 different soils and the dynamic relationship that exists among soil, water, and plants.Through lectures and more...
211HRT301C 09/17 Th 2:00pm-5:00pm Paltseva
NYBG

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 plant form, texture, color, and ecological associations. Learn to develop plans that are practical, more...
211LAN403A 09/17 Th 10:00am-1:00pm Gagne
NYBG

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 emphasis on proportion, and explore techniques such as foreshortening, perspective, and line weight.
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211BIL301D 09/18 Fr 10:00am-1:35pm Miranda
NYBG

Explore best practices for analyzing sites, balancing weight restrictions with programmatic goals, selecting resilient plant palettes, managing stormwater, and more. We'll overview typical green-roof components (including proprietary systems and soils), discuss the challenges of green-roof microclimates, and consider the expanding more...
211LAN461 09/21 Mo 6:00pm-9:00pm Holzman
MDTN

Graphics are essential in developing and communicating your design ideas. Practice various graphic techniques and learn how to organize and render landscape plans on paper for optimal presentation to clients. Work with a range of drawing materials and drafting equipment. more...
212LAN311A 09/21 Mo 10:00am-1:00pm Einhorn
NYBG

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, sheet layout, section elevations, and perspectives are covered. Prerequisite: Graphics I

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211LAN411B 09/22 Tu 6:15pm-9:15pm Einhorn
NYBG

Eagle Street Farm founder Annie Novak covers the tips and tricks of maintaining a healthy, organic, tomato garden in raised beds on your rooftop, in containers on your balcony, or in your backyard garden. In May, get the knowledge you more...
211GAR143B 09/23 We 6:00pm-9:00pm Novak
MDTN

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 or boring. Review the rules of taxonomy, Latin grammar, and pronunciation, and learn the more...
211GAR360A 09/25 Fr 10:30am-12:30pm Bakshi
NYBG

Explore how to identify and use major groups of shade trees and shrubs native to and hardy in our region in the landscape, including Acer, Quercus, and Viburnum, which are particularly ornamental in fall. The class goes out on the more...
211HRT331A 09/25 Fr 10:00am-1:00pm Ruggiero
NYBG

Hand-woven willow baskets bring a touch of rustic yet elegant beauty to your home. Jesica Clark, owner of the Hudson Valley's Willow Vale Farm, will teach you the traditional willow weaving techniques of rib basketry. Students will weave one large more...
211CRF285 09/26 Sa 10:30am-3:00pm Clark
NYBG

Examine the use of plants in the landscape with an emphasis on choosing the right plant for the right place, based on site-specific design and maintenance criteria. Learn aspects of special landscape values such as size, texture, color, and flowering more...
211HRT358C 09/26 Sa 10:00am-12:40pm D'Antonio
NYBG

Precise field measurement is the crucial first step in landscape design. Learn to create a site plan using tape measures, baseline, and offset measurement techniques. Practice using builders' levels to collect spot elevations across the site and convert them to more...
211LAN340 09/26 Sa 10:00am-1:00pm Cahilly
NYBG

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 production, root initiation, stem and leaf cuttings, and layering. Materials included. Prerequisite: Introduction to more...
211HRT411P 09/27 Su 10:00am-1:00pm Storrs
NYBG

Day 1- Sustainable Landscapes as Ecosystems
Explore the practical steps every gardener can take to support biodiversity and conserve resources. Compare and contrast designed native gardens with restored natural ecosystems,discover the benefits of plant communities, and discuss how to manage change more...
211HRT490F 09/28 Mo 9:00am-4:00pm Forrest
Hagen
McMackin
Roddick
Morrell
McLaughlin
Elmers
Pierce
Gabel
Sullivan
Choper
Dooling
NYBG

A renowned master of color application, botanical artist Fiona Strickland will maximize your success in color mixing by increasing your understanding of color relationships and paint qualities. Demonstrated through use of an organized palette and application of a dry brush more...
211BIL637 09/29 Tu 10:00am-4:30pm Strickland
NYBG

This course is designed for horticulturists and gardeners who are familiar with the basic culture of perennials. Learn the identifying characteristics, classification, scientific and common names, and landscape uses of approximately 60 summer- and fall-blooming native and non-native perennials and more...
211HRT338B 09/29 Tu 10:00am-1:00pm Ruggiero
NYBG

Do you ever wish you could capture the details of a plant long after you've seen it? This intro class teaches you how to make realistic drawings of plants using a variety of techniques. Learn to draw a selection of more...
211BIL145D 09/30 We 6:00pm-9:00pm Lyness
MDTN

October

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 class. Laptop computers (PC or Mac) with SketchUp are required. Prerequisite: Graphics II

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211LAN417 10/02 Fr 10:00am-1:00pm Einhorn
NYBG

The tri-state area contains many distinct ecosystems, including woodlands, salt marshes, meadows, and fresh water wetlands. Study the unique characteristics of local habitats and the species they support, paying close attention to interspecies relationships. We'll spend time on Garden grounds more...
212NAT337 10/03 Sa 11:00am-2:00pm Risdon-Nugent
NYBG

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 global diversity and climate change. Lectures and slides trace the rise and rapid evolution more...
212BOT434 10/04 Su 1:00pm-4:00pm Boyer, Ph.D.
NYBG

Explore how to identify and use major groups of shade trees and shrubs native to and hardy in our region in the landscape, including Acer, Quercus, and Viburnum, which are particularly ornamental in fall. The class goes out on the more...
212HRT331C 10/04 Su 10:00am-1:00pm Ruggiero
NYBG

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 gardens and landscapes, including corporate and public spaces, through visual presentations, assigned readings, projects, more...
212LAN301B 10/07 We 10:00am-1:00pm Capps Sarathy
NYBG

Before you launch your own landscape design and installation practice, there are many business aspects you need to consider. Topics include attracting clients, preparing proposals, pricing, purchasing and installing plants, and strategies for success.
212LAN485 10/07 We 10:15am-1:15pm Zavaglia
NYBG

Graphics are essential in developing and communicating your design ideas. Practice various graphic techniques and learn how to organize and render landscape plans on paper for optimal presentation to clients. Work with a range of drawing materials and drafting equipment. more...
212LAN311D 10/15 Th 6:15pm-9:15pm Poccia
MDTN

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...
212LAN428A 10/16 Fr 10:00am-1:00pm Eckerson
NYBG

The focus of this course is on color theory and application. Colored pencil line and tone can be applied to look like either drawing or painting, making it a versatile medium for creating botanical artwork. Learn a variety of techniques, more...
212BIL415B 10/17 Sa 10:00am-1:00pm Vogel
NYBG

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, and commonly used materials, and learn to draft construction details. Prerequisite: Graphics II

Required more...
211LAN422A 10/19 Mo 6:15pm-9:15pm Capparelli
NYBG

Learn the fundamental principles of design in this studio-oriented course, including site analysis, schematic and finished planting plans, and various garden styles. Study the effective use of color when selecting specific garden plants and learn various color schemes such as more...
212HRT551 10/24 Sa 10:00am-12:50pm McKillop
NYBG

June

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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204HRTP100 06/29 Tu 9:00am-5:00pm NYBG