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Visit the Erika J. Glazer Family Edible Garden in the Nature Gardens for our gardening workshop series taught by a Master Gardener!
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NHM's master gardner Florence Nishida explains why we should start our own healthy vegetable garden at home. Fall gardening classes start soon, part of our new and expanded Workshops program! 
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NHM workshops provide you with hands-on experiences and relevant skills. Enjoy your time at the Museum in our beautiful new garden spaces while also learning something new!




Dig Deeper into Vegetable Gardening

November 16 and 23 | 1 – 4:30 pm

In this hands-on course you will build on your existing gardening skills, while learning how to creatively design your edible garden to be productive and beautiful. You will receive in depth explanations of what to plant when, best ways to manage your yield, and how to responsibly use water for irrigation.  Expand your knowledge about soil biology and get tips on how to grow a wide variety of produce, using naturally organic methods. 


Marilee Kuhlman – Owner of Comfort Zones Garden Design

Tara Kolla – Organic farmer and founder of Silver Lake Farms,


Erika J. Glazer Family Edible Garden


Cost for two-class series:

Members: $50  | | Non-members: $60

You can register online here or via phone at 213.763.3499