Botany for Gardeners

  • Mt. Cuba Center 3120 Barley Mill Road Hockessin, Del.

Understand how plants grow and develop; how water and nutrients are utilized and distributed; and how leaves, flowers, stems and roots function. Discover intriguing relationships between plants and pollinators, how seeds and fruits form, and why plants grow toward the sun. Develop skills to identify plants and learn the reasons for using scientific names.

$125 for a four-session course