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Event Series Event Series: Understand Woody Plants

Understand Woody Plants

Class, Workshop, and Open Studios

October 17, 2023 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm on Tuesdays

$185 – $215

Taught byJenna O’Brien, this four-session course Oct. 3 through 28 will focus on the bones of the garden with a survey of ornamental woody plants for residential landscape design. It will cover ornamental shrubs, small flowering trees, shade trees, and broadleaf and needle evergreens. Students will become familiar with the many garden-worthy woody plants that thrive in Zone 5. The course covers plant identification, selection, siting, cultivation, and possible design uses. Students should dress for outdoor field study. All students participating in this class as part of the Horticulture Certificate Program are required to complete a final project.

Close up of a woody stem beneath a soft rose colored bloom

Venue Details:

Berkshire Botanical Garden

5 West Stockbridge Road
Stockbridge, MA 01262 United States
(413) 298-3926

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Berkshire Botanical Garden

(413) 298-3926
[email protected]
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