Synopsis: Instructor Steve Kristoph will teach you about some of the most useful plants from foreign lands, including what they are, where they grow, and when to plant them.
Start Time: Tuesday, July 30, 2019 9:00 AM
End Time: Tuesday, July 30, 2019 3:30 PM
Location: Hort Farm 1 - Holly House - Nj Garden Club Hdq
Address: 130 Log Cabin Road
Campus: George H. Cook
City, State, Country: New Brunswick, NJ US
Fee: See website
Sponsor: Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education
Category: Workshop, Course
Web Site: http://www.cpe.rutgers.edu/courses/current/al0263ca.html
Contact Name: Joe Canzano
Contact Email: canzano@njaes.rutgers.edu
Contact Phone: (848) 932-7317
Additional Information:

Come discover some of the most impressive and useful plants of foreign lands, including but not limited to:

  • Chinese Fringetree
  • European Smokebush
  • Japanese Clethra
  • Rose of Sharon
  • Russian Arborvitae
  • Turkish Filbert
  • And much more!

Instructor Steve Kristoph will teach you what they are, where they grow, and when to plant many of the species and cultivars that are leading the current trend in woody plant material. These are the plants used by top Landscape Architects and Designers.

The class will begin with a short in-class presentation followed by an outdoor experience where you'll learn how to identify and appreciate the ornamental value of these plants.

Attendees will receive special take-home plants for participating in this informative and exciting class!

Target Audience: Alumni,  General Public