All session will be held online via Zoom
Individual classes $15 or all four for $40
Cancellation with a full refund available for the full series until April 8, 2021. Cancellation for individual classes is available until one week before the scheduled class.
April 15 - Conditions
Learn about the factors that will help you put the right plant in the right place and set up your garden for success. Dr. Lori Imboden will discuss how soil type, water and sun availability affect your plant choices.
April 22 - Flower Gardening
Flowering plants bring joy, color, and pollinators to your garden. Barslund Judd will share his passion for flowers and introduce plant selections that will get you in touch with your green thumb.
April 29 - Vegetable Gardening
Nothing is more rewarding in the garden than growing things you can eat. Join Dr. Lori Imboden and Barslund Judd as they share tips for getting started with vegetable gardening and beginner-friendly plants to build your confidence along with your garden.
May 6 - Preventing Problems
Disease and pest problems in the garden are an unwelcome sight. Utilizing smart gardening practices in the garden can help you prevent problems and make responsible decisions for plant health. Dr. David Lowenstein will cover common garden problems and strategies for managing them.
Recordings of each session will be available for 4 weeks after the end of the series.
Application and registration for Gardening Basics is open.
Application and registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on May 5, 2021.
There are 163 openings available.
Michigan State University is committed to providing equal opportunity for participation in all programs, services and activities. Accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by contacting the event contact two weeks prior to the start of the event. Requests received after this date will be honored whenever possible.