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June 2018

Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Dress for working outdoors; bring work gloves.   Join Willie Crosby of Fungi Ally for this hands-on workshop to turn your garden into an arena of decomposition and mushroom production! Gain the tools and knowledge to transform agricultural waste to grow...
Friday, June 29, 2018 - 5:00pm
Cocktails in Great Gardens June 29, 5 - 7 p.m. This event is sold out! A private garden in Kinderhook, New York An allée of mature maple trees welcomes you to the home and gardens at this lovely  Kinderhook, New York property. The main garden was...

August 2018

Saturday, August 11, 2018 - 1:00pm to Sunday, August 12, 2018 - 5:00pm
Backyard gardeners are the celebrity growers at The Grow Show, where their summer harvest and floral designs are spotlighted in this upbeat, judged event featuring nearly 80 horticulture classes in divisions including annuals, perennials, biennials,...

September 2018

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 5:30pm to Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 8:30pm
This course meets for 4 weeks on Tuesdays, September 4 -25, 5:30 - 8:30 pm Learn about the basic herbaceous plants used in the garden setting, including identification, planting, fertilizing, pest control and pruning. Perennial selection will be the focus...
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 5:30pm to Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 8:30pm
This course meets for 5 weeks on Wednesdays, September 12 – October 10, 5:30 - 8:30 pm This five-week studio intensive is essential for students who anticipate working in garden planning and design. Learn basic drafting skills necessary to record and...
Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 5:30pm to Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 8:30pm
This course meets for 4 weeks on Thursdays, September 13 - October 4, 5:30 - 8:30 pm This class is designed to add drama to your gardens with big, bold, and beautiful plants utilizing underused annuals, seasonal tropicals and hardy perennials that can...
Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
In late summer and early fall, asters and goldenrods come into their own. In this class, the morning discussion will include a presentation of many of Berkshire County's asters and goldenrods, focusing on their identification features and discussing their...

October 2018

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 5:30pm to Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 8:30pm
This course meets for 4 weeks on Tuesdays, October 2 - 23, 5:30 - 8:30 pm Focus on the bones of the garden with a survey of ornamental woody plants for residential landscape design. This course will cover ornamental shrubs, small flowering trees, shade...
Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
This fast-paced, information-saturated clinic will introduce design students, home owners, and others to an opportunity-finding and problem-solving design process. It will lead to the basic conceptual elements of a landscape master plan. All attendees...
Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 12:00pm
SOLD OUT - no walk ins, please. A partnership between Berkshire Botanical Garden and BIFF (Berkshire International Film Festival), the Garden Film series brings current and cutting edge documentaries to BBG's Center House with tickets available to BBG and...


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