May

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...
224HRT300C 05/17 Tu 10:00am-12:40pm O'Brien
NYBG

Learn how to nurture the soil so it can sustain your plants. Go beyond basic soil chemistry, by understanding the ionic exchange capacities of soil, as well as how a soil's pH affects what nutrients are available to plants. Explore more...
224HRT302 05/18 We 10:00am-1:00pm Lozefski
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.
When surrounded by the tranquil beauty of trees, the mind naturally becomes more...
224WEL145A 05/20 Fr 10:30am-12:00pm Elmgart
NYBG

Herbaceous plants occupy prairies, wetlands, forest understories, and many other habitats. The identifying characteristics of this diverse group of plants are often quite different from those of woody plants. You'll learn the fundamental herbaceous plant identification characteristics, as well as more...
224BOT376 05/24 Tu 11:00am-1:30pm Rossi
NYBG

Learn sustainable garden and landscape maintenance techniques, including planting methods, plant care, and maintenance regimens for trees, shrubs, lawn, and perennial gardens. Discuss site analysis and plant selection, principles of Integrated Pest Management (IPM), organic gardening practices, and a calendar more...
224GAR440A 05/25 We 4:30pm-7:30pm Weinstein
NYBG

June

Full, lavish arrangements to enhance entrance halls, ballrooms, parties, and hotels are always in demand. Learn the mechanics behind how these dramatic arrangements are designed and constructed. $225 materials fee. Prerequisite: Wedding Design II

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Florist knife, more...
224FDN502 06/02 Th 10:00am-2:30pm Cawley
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.
Learn the principles and techniques of plant propagation by seed and cuttings. Explore the basics of more...
224HRT411B 06/06 Mo 5:30pm-8:30pm Weinstein
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.
Flowers play a crucial role in creating a memorable wedding. Learn the elements of successful floral more...
224FDN304 06/07 Tu 10:00am-2:30pm Cawley
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.
When surrounded by the tranquil beauty of trees, the mind naturally becomes more...
224WEL145B 06/09 Th 10:30am-12:00pm Cunningham
NYBG

A staple of English gardens, a willow obelisk serves as a graceful plant support or a decorative focal point in your garden. Jesica Clark, owner of the Hudson Valley's Willow Vale Farm, will teach you traditional willow weaving techniques, including more...
224CRF166 06/10 Fr 10:00am-4:00pm Clark
NYBG

Experiment with composing abstract images using botanical subjects. Expert photographer Douglas Dubler will show you how to use the lines, shapes, patterns, textures, and colors of petals, leaves, stems, and vines to create intriguing pictures. All cameras, including smart phone more...
224GWP211 06/11 Sa 2:00pm-5:00pm Dubler
NYBG

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 sugar and no additives or pectin. You'll come away with the techniques and recipes more...
224CKG200 06/18 Sa 11:00am-2:00pm Nocera
NYBG

Taking creative inspiration from 19th- and 20th-century English gardens, craft a stunning centerpiece that evokes a bygone era. Learn easy techniques to combine delicate shades of heirloom rose varieties such as Amnesia, Pink Profusion, and Early Grey for an exquisite, more...
224FDN366 06/22 We 10:30am-12:30pm O'Sullivan
NYBG

Color is about seduction. It is one of nature's most sophisticated tools to capture the attention of all living creatures. Join author of the newly released Color In and Out of the Garden Lorene Edwards Forkner as she shares how more...
224CRF102 06/24 Fr 10:00am-12:00pm Forkner
NYBG

Learn the fundamentals for turning ordinary nursery stock into a living work of art. This workshop covers the five major styles of bonsai along with plant and container selection, branch and root pruning, wiring, and potting. Students can choose to more...
224GAR912 06/25 Sa 11:00am-4:30pm Capobianco
NYBG

Using gorgeous illustrations from her book Heaven by Design, Jan Johnsen will show you how gardeners of any skill level can design an outdoor haven to relax and enjoy the moment. You'll learn to use shapes, colors, the cardinal directions, more...
224LAN249 06/25 Sa 10:00am-1:00pm Johnsen
NYBG

Bring the bouquet of a summer garden indoors with handmade, naturally moisturizing glycerin soaps. You'll learn the traditional melt-and-pour processand combine fragrances of various dried herbs and essential oils—lavender, rosemary, mint, and more—to make four bars to take home.

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224WEL143 06/25 Sa 11:00am-2:00pm Scholl
NYBG
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