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Sustainable Landscape Care & Garden Maintenance

When: 
February 05, 2019 5:30 pm to February 26, 2019 8:30 pm
Where: 

Education Center at Berkshire Botanical Garden

This course meets for 4 weeks on Tuesdays, Febraury 5 - 26, 5:30 - 8:30 pm

Learn about the maintenance considerations that should be integrated into the design process. Students’ horticultural knowledge will expand to factor sustainable maintenance concerns with cost effectiveness into plant selection. Learn procedures for perennials, woody plants, and lawns, including transplanting, staking, fertilizing, winterizing, mulching, plant pathology, and pest control with an emphasis on deer control.

Instructor: Brad Roeller is a private landscape garden supervisor for Altamont Estate in New York. He is the former Garden Manager for the New York Botanical Garden and has spent his entire career in horticulture, with a focus in sustainable gardening. He lectures extensively and instructs at the New York Botanical Garden, Berkshire Botanical Garden, and New England Grows.

BBG Members: $175, Non-Members: $185

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The Horticulture Certificate Program, a collaboration between Berkshire Botanical Garden and Berkshire Community College.

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May 1st through Columbus Day
Here in beautiful Stockbridge, MA

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Free
Adults
$15
Seniors
$14
Students
$12
Under 12
Free

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