Fundamentals of Gardening - 174GAR301D
Explore the basic principles underlying successful, environmentally friendly gardening, including the structure and physiological processes of plants and their relationships to the settings in which they grow. Students learn not only what to do, but why. Topics include soils and their improvement, seed sowing, vegetative propagation, planting, pruning, watering, weeding, mulching, and disease and pest control.

Required Texts:
Botany for Gardners, by Brian Capon

Foolproof Planting, by Anne Moyer Halpin

The Pruning of Trees and Shrubs, by George E. Brown

Schedule: Thursdays, 05/04/17 - 05/25/17
Times: 10:00am - 01:00pm
Instructor: Michael Ruggiero
Location: NYBG, Watson Room 307
Price: Member : $295.00
Non-Member : $325.00