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$499 5 seats left
Start Date:

Mon, Jul 06, 6:00pm - Aug 13, 8:00pm CT (12 sessions)

Glencoe, Suburbs
1000 Lake Cook Rd
Btwn Edens Exprsswy/Rt 41 & Green Bay Rd
Chicago, Illinois 60022
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Class Level: Intermediate
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 12

What you'll learn in this horticulture class:

Explore the impact of insects, diseases, weeds, and wildlife through a series of in-depth Garden walks. Learn about common landscape pests, pest identification, and monitoring and management techniques. 

We will cover site assessment, soil testing, fertilization, and understanding pesticides. You will have the opportunity to design a basic plant healthcare program. 

A supply list will be sent. 

Prerequisites: Botany 1, Plant Health 1, and Botany 2. 

Limited enrollment.

PGL 2 and GDC requirement

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Refund Policy
Refund requests must be submitted to [email protected] prior to the program’s start date. The registration fee will be refunded less a 10 percent processing charge.

Fees are nonrefundable and nontransferable on and after the program’s start date. We cannot refund fees requested on or after the start date of a program or for sessions missed due to student illness or other personal situations.

Registration fees for courses grouped and priced as a series will be considered one program and subject to all of the above guidelines. A refund request must be received prior to the start date of the series' first class session and will subsequently cancel your registration in every session of the series. If you choose to re-register for other sessions in the series, the special discount does not apply.


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Chicago Botanic Garden

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The Plant Science Lab is located in the Regenstein Center (a six-minute walk from the parking lot).

Start Dates (1)
Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
6:00pm - 8:00pm Central Time TBD 12 $499
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Thu, Jul 09 6:00pm - 8:00pm Central Time TBD
Mon, Jul 13 6:00pm - 8:00pm Central Time TBD
Thu, Jul 16 6:00pm - 8:00pm Central Time TBD
Mon, Jul 20 6:00pm - 8:00pm Central Time TBD
Thu, Jul 23 6:00pm - 8:00pm Central Time TBD
Mon, Jul 27 6:00pm - 8:00pm Central Time TBD
Thu, Jul 30 6:00pm - 8:00pm Central Time TBD
Mon, Aug 03 6:00pm - 8:00pm Central Time TBD
Thu, Aug 06 6:00pm - 8:00pm Central Time TBD
Mon, Aug 10 6:00pm - 8:00pm Central Time TBD
Thu, Aug 13 6:00pm - 8:00pm Central Time TBD

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