Soil Ecology

Thursday March 12

7:00 PM  –  9:00 PM

Thursdays: March 12, 19 and 26, April 2 | 7 – 9 p.m.

$88 members | $98 nonmembers

Phipps Garden Center in Mellon Park

Objective: To understand soil’s role in the garden and to learn to modify it for successful gardening

Level: Beginner to intermediate

Prerequisite: None

Healthy soil and the beneficial bacteria, fungi and other microorganisms it harbors provide the foundation for optimal plant growth and development. Learn about the physical properties of soils, best management practices, and soil tests and fertilizers. Sustainable Horticulture, Landscape and Garden Design, and Native Plant Landscapes Certificate core course