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*Due to power outage tonight’s session (June 22nd) has been canceled. We will be in contact about a reschedule date.

Join horticulturist David Pippin to learn basic botany and understand why plants react the way they do when we as gardeners prune, fertilize, etc.. Explore how botany works for gardeners, get hands on with plants in the Garden and close up with microscopes.

Register Member $60

Register Non-Member $72

Wednesday, June 8, 2022 - Wednesday, June 22, 2022
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Event Details

David Pippin Botany for GardenersGES: HL, 6, required*

Beginning Botany takes place over 3 Wednesdays:

  • June 8
  • June 15
  • June 22

*This class offers 6 hours of required credit toward the Garden Education Series: Gardening and Garden Design Certificate.  Non-certificate students welcome.

About the Instructor

David Pippin’s name is well-known in Richmond’s horticultural world. A provider of garden-themed hands-on programs for children and adults, and an educator with a wide range of horticultural knowledge and experience, David is indeed a “man for all seasons.” With a Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Education from Virginia Tech, David is an adjunct professor at Reynolds Community College in addition to many other programs.