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Plant Health Care (ONLINE)

Plant Health Care
Photo by John Flannery.

In this course, learn how to maintain a healthy landscape while preserving its ecology as much as possible. This class offers an in-depth examination of various strategies and resources for sustainably growing plants and managing major disease and insect problems, weeds, and animal issues, including use of Integrated Pest Management and organic techniques.

This course is one of eight required for the Certificate in Horticulture—a program is designed for people who plan to pursue a career in the horticulture industry and for highly motivated home gardeners who want an in-depth understanding of plants and gardening. For more information, please visit the Certificate in Horticulture webpage.

Dates:April 20 - June 15, 2021 Check for other dates
Meets:Tu from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Instructor:Melissa Bennett
Member Fee:$ 327.00
Nonmember Fee:$ 360.00
Notes:Class meets 9 Tuesdays: April 20, 27; May 4, 11, 18, 25; June 1, 8, 15.
You will be emailed the Zoom link for this class on Friday, April 16. If you have not received the link by 6 p.m. on April 16, please reach out to

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.

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

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