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Designing a Border Garden Class

Designing a Border Garden
Continuing Education

Dates & Price

Due to the ongoing closure of our Gardens, we are suspending the sale of tickets for our Fireworks & Fountains Shows, summer performing arts events, and registration for Continuing Education classes.

4 sessions

Mondays, 4:00–6:00 pm
July 20–August 17, 2020

No class: Monday, August 3

Fee: $129

Breathtaking border gardens are often the pinnacle of landscape design in a formal setting and the backbone of the English garden. While the concept of a border garden is not new, they can be modernized by a variety of exciting plant combinations. Learn design tips and unique planting combinations from Jenny Rose Carey during a series of design-related exercises and critiques. From formality to color schemes and sequence of blooms, learn what makes these garden features favorites that last the test of time.

Elective Course


Jenny Rose Carey


Betula Room

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.

2020 Continuing Education Catalog