Xenia D'Ambrosi
Xenia D'Ambrosi Xenia D'Ambrosi has a passion for sustainable gardening and agriculture. Her company, Sweet Earth Co., specializes in sustainable gardens and natural landscapes, as well as agricultural and farm management. Sweet Earth also offers a local flower and herb CSA, and a line of specialty herbal teas. Xena earned a Master's in Public Health and an MBA from Columbia University, as well as a Certificate in Gardening and Sustainable Practices from The New York Botanical Garden.

Classes by this instructor

Seed starting is a fun way to expand your garden's potential. This class covers the basics, including choosing what seeds to start and the proper location, lighting, containers, watering techniques, and soil mixes to ensure your success. Receive a packet of seeds to grow at home.
04/01 Sa 12:45pm-02:45pm D'Ambrosi
April 1 Watson Education Building, NYBG

Vegetable Gardening for Beginners Saturday
Fresh, homegrown vegetables are healthy and flavorful, and don't have to be difficult to grow. Learn how to properly prepare beds and soils; gain key tips on planting and sowing seeds more...
04/01 Sa 10:00am-05:00pm Storrs

May 20, Midtown Education Center, Manhattan
Herbs have been helping us stay healthy for thousands of years. Spend a day with herbal experts and learn how plants can be used for medicine, aroma, and refreshment.

10:30 am–12 pm, Intro to Herbal Me more...
05/20 Sa 10:30am-04:30pm Gordineer
Imbibing herbal drinks like Red Clover Infusion or Astragalus Decoction is one of the easiest and tastiest ways to reap the health benefits from herbs. Learn how to make simple teas, decoctions, and nourishing herbal infusions for general wellness and relief of specific health concerns in this hands more...
05/20 Sa 02:30pm-04:30pm D'Ambrosi