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Growing Food in the Shade


Photo by Rebecca Bullene.

Explore the fundamentals of springtime garden care. Learn how and when to prepare your soil for new plantings, how to plant seeds, how to transplant, and how to propagate.Think you can’t grow edibles because you have a shady garden? Think again! There are plenty of delicious and unusual plants that thrive in woodland conditions. Learn which plants grow best in partial to full shade and how to care for them from planting to harvest.
Dates:July 13, 2017 Check for other dates
Meets:Th from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Instructor:Leda Meredith
Member Fee:$ 33.00
Nonmember Fee:$ 37.00
Notes:Please bring this confirmation for Garden admission. The Security Guard in the lobby of the Administration Bldg. at 1000 Washington Avenue will direct you to your classroom.

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.

Registration for fall classes begins at 9 a.m. on Thursday, August 26, 2021. Please check back then to register.

If you have questions about your online registration, please call us at 718-623-7220 or email

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