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Foodscaping 101: Practical Solutions for Growing Your Own Food | Virtual class series

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March 25, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Learn to grow your own food! In this four-week virtual course, bestselling author and professional horticulturist Brie Arthur will share her knowledge on foodscaping, the practice of integrating food crops into your ornamental landscape. Brie encourages everyone to think outside the box when it comes to how a landscape is designed and managed. Combining details from both of her books, Brie will cover a variety of topics, including the basics of foodscaping, ideal plant combinations, growing food in containers, and even how to keep animals away from your plants! From soil science to practical how-to’s, this informative virtual class series will help you get outside and start a successful foodscape of your own.

About the Virtual Classroom: This class series will take place in the comfort of your home via Zoom Webinar. Zoom Webinar has no additional cost and is very easy to use. All you need is a computer, tablet, or smartphone with internet access. Prior to the first class, you will receive an email outlining what to expect from a virtual class using Zoom Webinar. You will have everything you need to feel comfortable prior to the class beginning!

Class Schedule: Every Thursday, March 11 – April 1, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Need to miss a class? No worries! All class sessions are recorded and will be provided to attendees.

Pricing:

Members: $120 for 4 classes
Non-Members: $210 for 4 classes

Interested in becoming a Garden member? Click here!

About Brie Arthur:

Bestselling author, horticulturist, and life-long home gardener Brie Arthur is on a mission to teach people how to grow food! Originally from southeastern Michigan, Brie studied Landscape Design and Horticulture at Purdue University. With more than two decades of experience as a grower and propagator, she shares practical gardening advice with audiences around the world from her home foodscape in Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina. From traditional veggies like tomatoes and peppers to starches and grains, Brie aims to inspire a real-life Foodscape Revolution!  

Huntsville Botanical Garden

4747 Bob Wallace Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805 United States
(256) 830-4447