Deciduous Trees

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Deciduous Trees

In-Person Horticulture and Gardening Class 
several tree trunks in a bed of ground cover
Larry Albee

Dates & Prices

May 22–June 12, 2024

Fee: $169

Fee for Innovators, Gardens Preferred, and Gardens Premium Members: $152

Fee includes all-day admission to the Gardens on the day of the class.

Registrations may be cancelled up to two weeks before the event, and your registration fee, less a $30 processing fee, will be refunded.

To notify us of your cancellation, email us or call 610-388-5454.

Registration Closed

Innovators, Gardens Preferred, and Gardens Premium Members save on Continuing Education Courses

A 10% discount on classes will be applied automatically at the time of checkout. 

Through a series of lectures and tours throughout the Gardens, join us in exploring the identification and many landscape uses—and benefits—of deciduous trees found in this region. Explore how they provide framework to your garden, contribute as a significant habitat for wildlife, offer essential shade in the landscape, and can even lower your energy bill. You’ll leave this class with knowledge on how to implement these valuable plants into your outdoor spaces.

Course Schedule

Onsite Lectures
Wednesdays, May 22, 29 and June 5, 12
6:00–8:00 pm

Onsite Plant Walks
Saturdays, June 1 and June 15 8, 9:00 am–12:00 pm

Inclement Weather Dates
Sundays, June 2 and June 16

Certificate Information

This class counts toward the Horticulture and Gardening requirement for Landscape Design.


The Visitor Center Auditorium and Throughout the Gardens 

This program will take place partially or entirely outdoors. Please dress for the weather and wear footwear suited for walking on uneven paths and through wet areas.


Robert Dougan