Daryl Beyers
Daryl Beyers NYBG's Gardening Program Coordinator, Daryl Beyers, brings over 20 years' experience designing residential gardens and private estates to NYBG. Daryl has gone from the self-described "the guy pushing the wheelbarrow" to the owner of his own design business and an accomplished garden writer. He's a former editor at Fine Gardening, and his articles have been featured in HGTV Magazine and in Martha Stewart Living, where he also served as Contributing Editor.

Classes by this instructor

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...
09/17 Tu 10:00am-01:00pm 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...
07/18 Th 06:15pm-09:15pm Beyers
  09/16 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.
06/15 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...
06/15 Sa 10:00am-05:00pm Beyers
Make your garden picture-perfect in a few simple steps. Learn tips from a pro on how to assess, clean up, and enhance your garden with basic tasks such as dead-heading, staking, edging, and adding late-season plants. Bring your pruners and gloves—students will receive hands-on, outdoor instruc more...
06/04 Tu 10:00am-01:00pm Beyers