Free online course: Everything About Orchids

Date(s) - Wednesday, Feb 07, 2018 - Wednesday, Feb 28, 2018
12:00 am


Longwood Gardens is offering a free online course called “Everything About Orchids.”

You can join this online course anytime. It is self-paced. Learn through video lectures, discussion forums and opportunities for interaction with the instructors. The course also offers you a chance to share your growing experiences with fellow enthusiasts.

Whether you are new to orchids or a seasoned grower, this class will offer valuable insights from the experts at Longwood Gardens, located in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania. 

Learn more about Longwood’s outstanding orchid collection and how you can grow and enjoy orchids in your own home with Greg Griffis, Orchid Grower, and Peter Zale, Associate Director of Conservation, Plant Breeding and Collections. You will learn about different types of orchids, their cultural needs, and how to use these plants in your home, in floral designs, and even in the landscape! Learn tips and techniques for repotting and propagating orchids as Griffis discusses the care and culture of Longwood’s orchid collection. Discover some unique native orchids and learn about how they are breeding and conserving some of these exciting terrestrial species.

Enroll here.