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Constructing the Landscape
Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania
Wed, Oct 3, 2012 - Wed, Oct 31, 2012, 7pm - 9pm
Tickets: Members: $150 Non-Members:$180
Core course of the Landscape Design Series
This course offers an overview of landscape basics including choosing and buying healthy plants appropriate for your setting, guidelines for planning and installing hardscape elements in your garden, and planting and maintaining trees, shrubs, and groundcovers. Arboretum staff and local instructors with years of experience teach this six-session course. The Saturday session is outdoors so please dress for the weather.
Session 1: Placing Plants in the Landscape, Louise Clarke, Horticulturist, Morris Arboretum
Session 2: Selecting Quality Nursery Plants, Kate Deregibus, Horticulturist, Morris Arboretum
Sessions 3 & 4: Architectural Elements, John Shandra, Landscape Architect, Gale Nurseries
Sessions 5 & 6: Tree and Shrub Installation and Maintenance, Iana Turner, Horticulturist, Morris Arboretum
October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
7 – 9 p.m.
Saturday, October 27
10 a.m. – 12 noon
100 East Northwestern Avenue Philadelphia, PA In the Chestnut Hill section of Philadelphia
For more information
Continuing Education Department 215-247-5777, ext 125 email@example.com