Fundamentals of Gardening - Online

at New York Botanical Garden

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Course Details
Price:
$325 $292.50 8 seats left
Start Date:

Thu, Aug 18, 10:30am - Sep 22, 12:30pm Eastern Time (6 sessions)

Next start dates (1)

Location:
Virtual Learning
Important:
Course Level: 301
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Description
Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 14
System Requirements:

You will need a reliable Internet connection as well as a computer or device with which you can access your virtual class. We recommend you arrive to class 5-10 minutes early to ensure you're able to set up your device and connection.

Class Delivery:

This class will be held via Zoom unless otherwise specified

Teacher: Renee Marsh

Flexible Reschedule Policy: This provider has flexible, free rescheduling for any-in person workshop. Please see the cancellation policy for more details

What you'll learn in this gardening class:

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.

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 not only what to do, but why. Topics include soils and their improvement, seed sowing, vegetative propagation, planting, pruning, watering, weeding, mulching, and disease and pest control.

Recommended Texts:

The New Gardener's Handbook: Everything You Need to Know to Grow a Beautiful and Bountiful Garden, Daryl Beyers


Remote Learning

This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

School Notes: If you purchase the class using a CourseHorse promotion or discount, these discounts will not reflect on your NYBG receipt. Actual price paid will be reflected on your CourseHorse receipt only.

In accordance with New York City Executive Order 225., all students registering for on-site classes are required to provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination. For more information on what to expect, please visit our FAQs.

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Refund Policy

Refunds and Withdrawals

Students can transfer into an alternate section without penalty, provided that's done at the time of cancellation, and with sufficient notice. Classes in which material is being mailed to student, require a minimum of 2 weeks' notice for changes/cancellations.

Missed Classes

No discounts will be granted for missed classes. There are no refunds or credits 24 hours before a course begins. A refund will be issued if your class is cancelled due to low enrollment. If you wish to withdraw from a course before it begins, you must notify the Registration Office ten full business days before the first class meeting. We will issue a refund minus a $10 processing fee.

  • If you must withdraw fewer than ten days before the first class meeting:
  • No refunds will be granted for course levels 0–299 and 700–999
  • A 75% refund minus a $10 processing fee will be granted for course levels 300–699

Please note: Floral Design materials fees will not be refunded fewer than five (5) business days before class begins.


MAKE-UP POLICY

New York Botanical Garden do not offer make-up classes.

Start Dates (2)
Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
10:30am - 12:30pm Eastern Time Renee Marsh 6 $292.50
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Thu, Aug 25 10:30am - 12:30pm Eastern Time Renee Marsh
Thu, Sep 01 10:30am - 12:30pm Eastern Time Renee Marsh
Thu, Sep 08 10:30am - 12:30pm Eastern Time Renee Marsh
Thu, Sep 15 10:30am - 12:30pm Eastern Time Renee Marsh
Thu, Sep 22 10:30am - 12:30pm Eastern Time Renee Marsh
6:00pm - 8:00pm Eastern Time Daryl Beyers 6 $325
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Tue, Oct 11 6:00pm - 8:00pm Eastern Time Daryl Beyers
Tue, Oct 18 6:00pm - 8:00pm Eastern Time Daryl Beyers
Tue, Oct 25 6:00pm - 8:00pm Eastern Time Daryl Beyers
Tue, Nov 01 6:00pm - 8:00pm Eastern Time Daryl Beyers
Tue, Nov 08 6:00pm - 8:00pm Eastern Time Daryl Beyers

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Reviews of Classes at New York Botanical Garden (638)

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Fundamentals of Gardening - Online
Reviewed by Emily R. on 5/29/2020
I loved this class. It was a great introductory overview to gardening but instructor was able to go into great depth over a short three week course. I learned so much and I am able to put my knowledge directly i to my garden!
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