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Vegetables Class

Continuing Education

Dates & Price

3 sessions

Thursdays, 5:00–7:00 pm
August 16–30, 2018

Optional Exam: September 6, 2018

Fee: $89

Nothing beats eating your own home-grown vegetables. Learn to identify and grow 30 crops that perform well in the Delaware Valley. Explore family characteristics; sowing, transplant, and harvest dates; growth habits; general care and special requirements for each crop. This inclusive class will broaden the home gardener’s knowledge about growing vegetables.

Elective Course


David Mattern


Visitor Center Auditorium

Online Learning

Extend your learning beyond the classroom with supplemental materials.

Guided Plant Walks

Thursday, August 30, 1:00–4:00 pm and
Saturday, August 25, 9:00 am–12:00 pm

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.

2018 Continuing Education Catalog