Lorraine Ballato
Lorraine Ballato Lorraine Ballato, a Connecticut based horticulturist, wears many hats: lecturer, horticultural consultant, and garden writer/photographer. Her lectures, social media writings, magazine articles and photographs can be found in Connecticut Gardener, Edible Nutmeg, regional symposiums, flower shows, the Connecticut Master Gardener program and elsewhere. She has published two books: Successful Self Watering Containers: Converting Your Favorite Container to a Self-Waterer, and most recently, Success with Hydrangeas: A Gardener's Guide.

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Classes by this instructor

Don't let a lack of sun cast a shadow on your garden! Find out which plants thrive in shady conditions while bringing charm and color. You'll see how to expand your palette from reliable standards such as hosta and plant for architectural and textural interest across the spectrum of trees, vines, sh more...
06/08 Sa 10:30am-01:30pm Ballato
NYBG
Pruning this plant is one of the most confusing chores in the garden. Time to clear the air once and for all! We'll dive into the pruning needs of the most common hydrangeas throughout the gardening year. Examine what stays, what goes, and when.
04/27 Sa 10:00am-01:00pm Ballato
NYBG