People, Plants, & Landscape Design

People, Plants, & Landscape Design

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Dates & Price

October 4–25, 2023

Fee: $169

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

This class is intended as an adult learning experience.  Find out more about our Family Learning experiences.

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.

This class is sold out.

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. 

Learn how to define spaces that are truly supportive of people and plants through discussion, slides, and online group exercises. Explore how to use event, space, and time, and the sustainable principles of economy, environment, and social capital to make informed and effective design decisions.

Certificate Information

Core course for Certificate of Merit in Landscape Design

Course Schedule

Online Sessions
Wednesdays, October 4–25, 6:00–8:00 pm

Optional Onsite Session
Saturday, October 21, 10:00–11:30 am

Full course content includes both the online and the onsite components.


Online, via Zoom and onsite at Longwood Gardens


Jennifer and Greg Nichols

Additional Info

Each weekly session will be recorded, and you will have access to the recordings and other online resources for six months following the end of the class.