Summer Short Course: Small Gardens: How to Make Them Great!

Start Date
07/19/2018
End Date
07/19/2018
Description
Small Gardens: How to make them great! | Leslie Kaplan, Rush Creek Design

Small gardens, or small areas of larger gardens, offer interesting challenges. The balance between hardscaping and plants is crucial, and plant selection can make or break the success of the space. Small gardens offer the opportunity to observe deeply, and both detail and simplicity become important. See some examples of small spaces and how the owners have solved problems and created delightful, enjoyable gardens.
Location
Pittsburgh, PA
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Horticulture / Plants
Residential Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.25
Learning Outcomes
1) Learn to balance hardscape and planting beds in a small setting

2) Review plant lists that are excellent for small garden settings

3) See examples of how homeowners have solved unique design challenges to create usable and beautiful spaces.
Instructors
Leslie Kaplan
Website Registration
Course Codes
Provider
Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens


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