Renee Marsh
Renee Marsh 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 is also Head Gardener for the Town of Monroe, where she designs and manages public gardens while continuing to teach Adult Education classes for NYBG.

Classes by this instructor

Learn how to grow garden-fresh vegetables and herbs year-round. Discover which varieties do best in containers and how to care for them. Special attention is paid to those varieties that not only taste great but also look beautiful, including varieties that have interesting or unusual blooms and fol more...
05/11 Sa 12:45pm-02:45pm Marsh
May 11, Watson Education Building, NYBG

All About Containers Saturday

No land? No problem! Containers can bring added color, form, and texture to any space—deck, rooftop, terrace, front porch, or window sill. With the right combination of plants, cont more...
05/11 Sa 10:00am-05:00pm Beyers
This course is also required for the Horticultural Therapy Certificate.
Explore the basic principles underlying successful, environmentally friendly gardening, including the structure and physiological processes of plants and their relationships to the settings more...
06/09 Su 10:30am-03:00pm Marsh
Container gardening know-how is in high demand. Learn how to create a container garden for your patio, terrace, or entryway that is at once functional and gorgeous—and discover techniques for ensuring that your plants thrive in all four seasons.

04/14 Su 10:00am-02:30pm Marsh
April 27 Watson Education Building, NYBG

Vegetable Gardeners 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 seed more...
04/27 Sa 10:00am-05:00pm Storrs
All of your hard work in the garden should produce healthful, nutritious food; so don't let a host of pest problems ruin this for you. Learn a variety of environmentally friendly and sustainable ways to minimize or eliminate pests in your veggie garden, including promoting beneficial insects that at more...
04/27 Sa 03:00pm-05:00pm Marsh
Why restrict flowers to a vase or succulents to a pot? The new trend is to "wear" them! Create unique necklaces, earrings, bracelets, or pins—while learning simple techniques you can apply to many projects.
05/15 We 11:00am-02:00pm Marsh
  08/07 We 11:00am-02:00pm Marsh
Rabbits and squirrels and deer? Oh my! Don't give up on gardening out of frustration because uninvited marauders are nibbling the fruits (and shrubs) of your labor! Our gardens are home to many creatures, large and small, and coexisting with them can be a challenge. We will focus on understanding th more...
05/04 Sa 11:00am-02:00pm Marsh