You can update your knowledge and skills with this certificate program. Learn to identify, select and incorporate native plants in your larger designs and practice.
|Dates:||Tuesday, Jan. 7, 14, 21 and 28 (Snow date: Feb. 4)|
|Time:||7 - 9 p.m.|
|Fee:||$ 88 members; $128 non-members|
Tuesday, Jan. 7, 14, 21 and 28 (Snow date: Feb. 4) | 7 – 9 p.m.
$88 members | $128 nonmembers
Phipps Garden Center in Mellon Park
Objective: To be able to understand soil's role in the garden and to learn to modify it for successful gardening
Level: Beginner to intermediate
Healthy soil, and the beneficial bacteria, fungi and other microorganisms it harbors, provides the foundation for optimal plant growth and development. Students in this course will learn about the physical properties of soils, best management practices, and soil tests and fertilizers. Landscape and Garden Design, Sustainable Horticulture and Native Plant Landscapes Certificate core course