Learn to extend the blooming season and keep your perennial plants dense and perky! This class will focus on perennial border design, plant placement and maintenance strategies so you get the most from your flower garden. Come ready to get your hands dirty as you practice techniques including pinching plants back, cutting back, staking, and when (or when not) to fertilize. Instructor: Hilary Nichols, garden manager, SEEDS Inc.
Dates: 2 Tuesdays, Sept. 27 & Oct. 4. Course meets for 2 sessions. Participant limit: 15. Qualifies for Home Horticulture Certificate elective credit (5 hours each).