Gardening Summer Intensive


The Gardening Certificate Program at NYBG provides you with the core knowledge, hands-on training, and credentials you need to succeed in any garden setting with complete confidence.

In just three weeks, complete more than 40% of the coursework required for the Certificate and gain a solid base in the principles of environmentally sound gardening from expert professionals. You'll also see how these principles are put into practice through curator-led tours of various Garden collections.


You now have the option to register for the entire Summer Intensive program or sign up for the classes individually, allowing you to continue your Certificate at your own pace. To register for individual class sessions, please click on each of the classes linked below.

SCHEDULE
Monday-Friday, July 8-26, 9 am-4 pm at NYBG

CLASSES
Fundamentals of Gardening
Soil Science for Gardeners
Gardening with Native Plants
Insect Identification and Management
Container Gardening
Plants for Landscaping
Fundamentals of Garden Design
NYBG Curator-Led Tours (not open for individual registration)

ORIENTATION:
An orientation for all Summer Intensive students will be held on the first day of the program, Monday July 8 at 9 am. This orientation will include a presentation in Ross Hall followed by expert-led tours of the LuEsther T. Mertz Library and The William & Lynda Steere Herbarium, and opportunities to connect with program coordinators.

TUITION AND REFUNDS
$2,125 (Member) / $2,360 (Non-Member)
A $935 non-refundable deposit is due at registration.

An optional payment schedule is available if requested.
No refunds after Monday, June 24.

Questions about the Intensive? Email: continuinged@nybg.org


Registrations for the full Summer Intensive program close on July 5, sign up today!


Schedule: Monday - Friday, 7/8-7/26, 9am-4pm (rain dates: 7/27, 7/28). PLEASE NOTE: Monday 7/8, will start at 9am and run until 5pm.
Only 16 days left to register!
Times: 09:00am-04:00pm EDT
Instructor: Katharine Barrie Katharine Barrie
Duncan Himmelman

Duncan Himmelman

Michael Hagen

Michael Hagen

Mark Kokinchak

Mark Kokinchak

Michael Ruggiero

Michael Ruggiero

Melissa Finley

Melissa Finley

Richard Rosiello

Richard Rosiello

Kim Eierman, EcoBeneficial

Kim Eierman, EcoBeneficial
Location: NYBG, Watson Room 102
2900 Southern Blvd
Bronx, NY 10458
Session Number: 251GAR950
Price Member : $2,125.00
Non-Member : $2,360.00


Additional Sessions Available
There are currently no other sections available.