Renee is a garden designer, advanced master gardener, horticulturist, and flower farmer. She is the owner of A Simpler Place and Hilltop Blooms,garden design and cut flower businesses respectively. She was Head Gardener for the Town of Monroe, where she designed and managed publicgardens while continuing to teach Adult Education classes for NYBG.
Explore the basics of successful, environmentally friendly gardening. Topics include soils and their improvement, seed sowing, vegetative propagation, planting, pruning, watering, weeding, mulching, and disease and pest control. This course is also required for the Horticultural Therapy Certificate.