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Water Gardening in a Container Class

Water Gardening in a Container
Continuing Education

Dates & Price

Saturday, May 13, 2017
9:00 am–12:00 pm 

Fee: $89 

Registration Opens November 9, 2016

Our Water Garden Display attracts thousands of summer visitors who admire the tranquility and beauty of these unusual plants. Learn how to grow lovely specimens at home. The class will include discussions, demonstrations, and hands-on activities as you divide and repot plants from Longwood’s collection to take home for your new water garden. Conclude with a walk around the waterlily display and discuss favorable conditions for growing these remarkable specimens.

Students receive water-loving plants, special medium, and a container to create their own miniature water garden. Please be prepared to transport a large container, dress for a hands-on experience, and bring gardening gloves if you care to use them.


Tim Jennings and Mary Allinson


Soil Shed

Please remember that many courses are extremely popular and will sell out quickly. Register now to begin your journey in lifelong learning at Longwood Gardens.

2016 Continuing Education Catalog