Careers in Horticulture

a person crouching and holding a pile of pine needles

Take a behind-the-scenes look at one of the great gardens of the world and hear from the people that make it successful.

Learn about the variety of career opportunities in horticulture and gain a better understanding of career pathways. Interact with a Longwood Educator throughout the presentation and discover this professional field. For grades 5–12.


Registration for the 2022-23 school year opens August 23, 2022.

All virtual field trips are free of charge for K–12 schools. Programs are offered Tuesday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 am through 4:00 pm Eastern Time from September through May. Advance registration (at least two weeks before program date) is required. Programs run 30–45 minutes. 

Schools must have the ability to connect through Zoom. If you have never before used Zoom, you will need a computer with wired internet connection, external speakers loud enough for the whole classroom to hear, a camera, microphone and projection source.

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