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To see and enroll in a class offered at the Cleveland Botanical Garden,

please visit cbgarden.org or call 216.721.1600.

 

Save Water - Rain Barrel Workshop

Date

Thursday, March 26

Time

7 - 8:30pm

Location

Corning Visitor Center

Instructor

Natalie Gertz-Young, Lake County Soil and Water District

Cost

$60 members and nonmembers

This workshop provides all the needed materials to build an attractive, hassle free 55-gallon rain barrel ready to hook up to a downspout.

HOR490

   

Spring Clean Up

Date

Saturday, March 28

Time

1 - 4pm

Location

Corning Visitor Center

Instructor

Tere Cole-Lang, Lead Horticulturist

Cost

$15 members, $25 nonmembers

Whip your garden into shape with the answers to all your plant and turf care questions.  Discover the best tools to have at hand.  Bring pictures so we can help solve your problem areas. Class will be indoors and outside.

HOR603

Tree Planting: Best Practices

Date

Saturday, May 2

Time

9am - noon

Location

Corning Visitor Center

Instructor

Chad Clink, Community Forester

Cost

$15 members, $25 nonmembers

Discover how to successfully plant and establish trees. Topics include timing, tree selection, site preparation, planting methods, root development, and aftercare.  Part of the class will be spent outside demonstrating planting bare root, balled-in-burlap, and containerized trees.

HOR604

Success With Rhododendrons

Date

Saturday, May 2

Time

1 - 4pm

Location

Corning Visitor Center

Instructor

Tere Cole-Lang & Aaron Kash, Horticulturists

Cost

$15 members, $25 nonmembers

In class, learn the basic cultural requirements and care of rhododendrons and other heath family plants.  Then review individual specimens and plant groupings in the Arboretum’s rhododendron gardens.

HOR375

Lantern Court Garden Tours

Date

Sundays May 3 and 31

Time

1:30 - 2:30pm

Location

Corning Visitor Center

Instructor

Holden guides

Cost

Free for members, $10 nonmembers

Delight in the formal English borders, naturalized plantings, rock gardens and perennial beds. Pick up landscape design ideas for your home.

HIK114

Exquisite Potted Plants

Date

Wednesday, May 20

Time

7 - 9pm

Location

Lantern Court

Instructor

Craig Schrader, Horticulturist

Cost

$15 members, $25 nonmembers

This demo/lecture includes everything you need to know to make your own annual and perennial patio and indoor arrangements. Gather design ideas as Schrader showcases his previous displays from private estates.

HOR704

   

 Landscaping with Lilacs

Date

Wednesday, May 20

Time

6:30 – 8:30pm

Location

Corning Visitor Center

Instructor

Toby Davidson, Horticulturist

Cost

$10 members, $20 nonmembers

Tour the Arboretum’s Lilac Collection and discuss plant selection, cultural care, pruning practices, common problems, companion plants and other design considerations.

HOR550