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Whether a homeowner, hobby gardener, artist, horticulturist, or landscape professional, you will find something to stretch you and help you grow.
Four session course. Design rain gardens, bio-swales, and dry river beds while increasing the beauty and ecology of your property.
Design a centerpiece with some hard-working flowers that will welcome fall.
Three session course. Dive deep into these beautiful yet mysterious plants and learn how to add a water garden to your property.
Six session course. Identify characteristics, cultural requirements, and garden uses of common perennials.
Ten session course. Delve deeper into design creativity, detailed garden features, and more advanced graphics.
Three session course. Work with increasingly challenging concepts and a broad variety of material to create exceptional designs.
Four Session course. Local painter Karl Kuerner is known for his idyllic landscapes.
Using vibrant oil pastels, capture the beauty and serenity of Longwood's magnificent waterlily collection.
This course is for beginners who marvel at the variety of shapes and forms in plants and flowers.
Nine week course. Use your artistic skills to illustrate plants and flowers from Longwood's greenhouses and outdoor grounds.
For this unique evening session, join Longwood’s waterlily experts for an introduction to this amazing display.
Three session course. Explore underutilized plants that add impact when the rest of your garden is gearing up for frost.
Fully online. Explore the world of traditional woody plants including flowering trees, shrubs, and conifers.
Three session course. Learn the fundamentals of floral design, how to condition flowers, use floral foam, tape, and wire.
Classroom instruction and field observation will focus on life cycles, key characteristics, and plant structures.
Learn signs, symptoms, and management strategies to remedy common turfgrass problems.
Learn to recognize the symptoms of plant disease, the conditions that cause them, and how to apply controls as necessary.
Focus on Longwood’s abundant water features in this hands-on digital photography workshop.
Six session course. Gain the knowledge and skills to be a successful vegetable gardener.
Four session course. Join photog Rob Cardillo on a journey through the seasons.
Six session course. Gain an appreciation of the chemical processes that enable plants to make their own food.
Explore our vast outdoor landscape and observe and identify common pest signs and symptoms with an IPM specialist.
Explore the versatility of bouquets in a non- traditional sense.
Photographing in black and white is still considered a key skill for the avid photographer.
Six session course. Learn the best times to prune and plant your dahlias.
Enjoy an evening demo of European floral techniques, then treat yourself to half- or full-day workshops for a chance to design yourself.
Six session course. Discuss the contemporary theory of sustainable landscape design while learning alternative landscaping methods.
Regular assessment is the key to staying on top of your trees' needs.
Learn the centuries’ old Asiatic art of dwarfing trees and shrubs.
German for “mound culture,” Hügelkultur uses woody debris to create low-maintenance garden beds.
Create your own design signature with advanced techniques in this exciting capstone course.
This pleasurable trip will have you on the lookout for champion trees.
Master techniques to increase your bulb inventory, especially on expensive bulbs!
Take your garden photography to the next level in a fully online environment.
Explore the vast underground world of Longwood's Conservatory with your camera.
Four session course. Learn the complexities of meadow communities.
Six session course. Relax, paint, laugh, and learn in this fun class open to all skill levels.
Three session course. Join the movement for environmentally sustainable gardening in your own space.
Learn different strategies for using and caring for moss in the garden.
For centuries, flowers have been used to beautify religious ceremonies.
The Certified Horticulturist Program recognizes talented, knowledgeable practitioners working in horticulture.
Wave your magic wand and turn your pumpkin not into a coach like Cinderella’s, but into a unique and stunning harvest centerpiece.
This workshop introduces the popular genera of orchids and highlights those best suited for home and greenhouse growing.
Trick or treat? Join us in making a fun and whimsical Halloween table arrangement.
Two session course. This course will introduce you to Ikebana in general, as well as three different schools of study.
Any students who have completed the requirements of the Floral Design Certificate program is eligible to take the certificate exam.
Re-imagine the shape of floral containers!
Impress your Thanksgiving guests with a colorful harvest arrangement designed in a pumpkin.
Shoot Longwood's Christmas outdoor light display with the help of an expert.
Create a charming tabletop topiary or fresh wreath to accent your holiday décor or to give as a gift.
Large and voluptuous amaryllis blooms are long-lasting and create over-the-top drama in holiday floral designs.
Create a one-of-a-kind aromatic wreath using an assortment of gorgeous fresh greens.
Set your holiday table with a beautiful wreath using seasonal greens and embellishments.
This workshop is designed to introduce teachers to the benefits of school garden programs.
Explore America's Garden Capital