Daryl Beyers
Daryl Beyers NYBG's Gardening Program Coordinator, Daryl Beyers, has over 20 years of professional landscaping experience specializing in residential garden design and development. As a staff writer, photographer and editor for Fine Gardening magazine he authored two special issues on garden design (Great Gardens Vols. 1 & 2) and more recently served as Contributing Garden Editor for Martha Stewart Living. His articles on gardening and garden design have also appeared in Horticulture and HGTV Magazine.

Classes by this instructor

Container gardening requires some specialized knowledge to achieve quality results. Learn the basics for planting and maintaining a healthy outdoor container garden: materials and styles of containers, customized potting mixes, fertilization, and watering requirements. Learn which plants thrive in c more...
10/27 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm 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...
09/25 Tu 06:15pm-08:15pm Beyers
Gain an introduction to the terminology, concepts, and basic principles of landscape design through lectures and simple two-dimensional exercises. This course is recommended for students with little or no background in design who want to design for their own home or who are considering a Certificate more...
07/19 Th 06:15pm-09:15pm Beyers
  09/17 Mo 10:00am-01:00pm Beyers
Get the dirt on potting mixes! This session teaches you how to create the right blend of ingredients for your container plants. You'll leave with potting mix recipes for each type of plant, and simple secrets for fertilizers, compost, and annual soil refreshers that will help your garden thrive.
06/16 Sa 12:45pm-02:45pm Beyers
June 16
Midtown Education Center, Manhattan

Gardens tucked into roofs and balconies beautify our urban mosaic and connect us to nature. But every urban terrace gardener knows the challenge of dealing with conditions such as harsh sun, perpetual shade, relentless wind, and m more...
06/16 Sa 10:00am-05:00pm Langone
Spring cleaning in the garden can be fun. Get shrub and herbaceous borders spruced up and looking good! Review a checklist of tasks to be performed during spring maintenance, ranging from raking off winter mulch to looking for signs of winter injury and noting where gaps in the garden can be fill more...
02/09 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Beyers
  02/23 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Beyers