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New York Botanical Garden
NYBG Bronx, Bronx
2950 Southern Blvd
Btwn Bedford Park Blvd & Mosholu Pkwy
Bronx, New York 10458 NYBG Bronx, Bronx
2950 Southern Blvd
Btwn Bedford Park Blvd & Mosholu Pkwy
Bronx, New York 10458
When coming to class, please enter via Mosholu Entrance, located at 2950 Southern Boulevard, at all times. And ask for the Watson Building.
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Since its founding in 1891 The New York Botanical Garden has been a museum of plants, a preeminent center for botanical research, a global leader in plant-based education, and one of the great cultural institutions in the world.
The New York Botanical Garden educates people of all ages about the science,...
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Mushrooms have been utilized for thousands of years for medicinal and edible purposes. John Michelotti, owner of Catskill Fungi, will show you how to cultivate gourmet mushrooms at home using safe and simple techniques. Using cardboard and coffee grounds, create your own oyster mushroom starter (Pleurotus ostreatus) to take home, while learning...
Wednesday Jun 3rd, 6:15pm - 9:15pm
Looking for a way to spend your Tuesday? Join luludi's weekly terrarium class where you will create your own mini living world. In a creative semi-private class setting, you will be provided with all materials, guidance from an experienced instructor, and a neat little plant care card to take home. A perfect activity to de-stress and introduce nature...
Tuesday Apr 7th, 6pm - 7pm
Do you ever wish you could capture the details of a plant long after you've seen it? This intro class teaches you how to make realistic drawings of plants using a variety of techniques. Learn to draw a selection of plant parts, including branches, stems, leaves, and flowers, for pleasure or to expand your drawing skills. Recommended Textbooks: ...
Wednesday May 27th, 10am - 1pm(4 sessions)
Sign up to spend your Sunday in a creative semi-private terrarium class featuring a light brunch. Sip tea/coffee, nibble on a croissant/muffin and design your very own mini living world. A perfect activity to de-stress and introduce nature into your urbanite life. In a creative semi-private class setting, you will be provided with all the terrarium...
Sunday Apr 12th, 12pm - 1pm
Expert beekeepers Frank Mortimer and Bob Slanzi walk you through the ins and outs of what's needed to safely, productively, and enjoyably begin to keep honeybees in a populated area. You'll learn how and why a beehive functions as one living organism, as well as the practicalities of how to manage a colony and begin to produce honey.
Saturday May 2nd, 10am - 1pm
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.
Thursday Jun 4th, 10am - 1pm(3 sessions)
Paint, pot, and BYOB! To continue our horticulturist endeavors, we have created a CraftJam where you finally get to create those succulent pots you've always wanted. You'll leave this class with a new set of pots planted with the most adorable succulents. These plants are suitable even for people born without a green thumb since succulents are super...
Friday May 15th, 7pm - 9pm
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...
Thursday May 7th, 10am - 1pm(4 sessions)
Learn how to grow garden-fresh vegetables and herbs year-round in containers. Discover which varieties do best in containers and how to care for them. Special attention is paid to those varieties that not only taste great but also look beautiful, including varieties that have interesting or unusual blooms and foliage.
Saturday May 9th, 12:45pm - 2:45pm
Looking for a unique date nite activity? Want to surprise your date? or a first date idea? Join luludi's weekly Friday nite terrarium class where you and your date will work together and create your own mini living world. In a creative semi-private class setting, you will be design and create your very own terrarium. A perfect activity to de-stress,...
Friday Apr 10th, 6pm - 7pm
Plant Nite: Succulent Terrarium in Glass or Wood Container. Pick Your Planter. Plant Nite: Dig, drink and be merry Who ever said gardening was only for gardens? At Plant Nite, you can make your very own succulent creation while you party at your favorite local bar. No matter if you have a green thumb or not, just bring your imagination to Essex NYC...
Tuesday Apr 21st, 7pm - 8:30pm
Tired of the same old dinners? Bored with your everyday meals? Well it’s time for that to change … and it’s simple. Learn from a master how to use easy to access herbs and spices from the world over to transform and elevate your cooking to new culinary heights.
Wednesday Apr 22nd, 7pm - 8:30pm
Plant Nite: Hanging Globe Succulent Terrarium w/ Fairy Lights Plant Nite: Dig, drink and be merry Dig in to your creative side with an evening of gardening... Plant Nite style! Grab a couple plant-loving friends and bring nothing but your (even not so) green thumbs. Our Local Artist will guide you step-by-step toward your very own personalized tiny...
Sunday Apr 26th, 4:30pm - 6pm
Join our bi-weekly Saturday terrarium class where you will learn about crystals, it's properties and benefits. Channel your creative energy to combine these two natural elements into a beautifully designed holistic mini living world. In a creative semi-private class setting, you will be provided with all the materials, guidance from a knowledgeable...
Saturday Apr 18th, 1pm - 2pm
Learn how to select fresh and dried herbs and turn them into natural teas, decoctions, tinctures, and salves from Ursula Basch, founder of The Herbal Bear School of Botanical Medicine. Your homemade products will be fresher, longer lasting, and more economical than those from the store. Make your own herbal tincture to take home.
Saturday May 9th, 12:45pm - 2:15pm
Bonsai is the ancient art form of growing miniature trees in containers, which help us connect to nature. Through this process, it strengthens our spirit. This is why Bonsai can be a figurative mirror image of the grower. With an open heart and mind, students can start their own journey of personal growth through the art...
Saturday May 16th, 11am - 1:30pm
Want to turn your apartment into a jungle? Come to this class to learn the basics of “right plant, right place” to keep your plants happy and thriving! Plant care essentials such as watering and weekly care will be discussed along with a potting demo and plenty of Q&A time to address your specific questions. Participants will enjoy a small...
Wednesday May 20th, 7:15pm - 9pm
This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions. 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...
Wednesday Apr 15th, 4pm - 6pm(6 sessions)
Examine the use of plants in the landscape with an emphasis on choosing the right plant for the right place, based on site-specific design and maintenance criteria. Learn aspects of special landscape values such as size, texture, color, and flowering and fruiting seasons. Review the trees, shrubs, groundcovers, annuals, and perennials suitable...
Tuesday May 12th, 10am - 12:40pm(6 sessions)
Designed for students who want a user–friendly introduction to plant science, this course surveys the major groups of plants—flowering plants, conifers, ferns, and bryophytes—focusing on plant form and structure. Learn about the relationships between appearance and function, ecology, systematics, and evolution, and become botanically literate....
Tuesday Jun 2nd, 10am - 12:40pm(7 sessions)
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