September 2016 Great Plants for Iowa Series

Monday, Septemer 26 from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m.

Topic: "Shade Trees" - From Maples to Oaks to something a little less common, learn more about the wonderful large trees well-suited as shade trees in Central Iowa.

Great Plants for Iowa series will allow participants to develop knowledge of the wide variety of garden plants that grow well in Central Iowa. Covering nearly 500 plants, these 16 classes are spread across several years.  Each class focuses on identification, cultural requirements, and the use of the plants in gardens and the broader landscape.  These classes are perfect for avid amateur gardeners and plant enthusiasts, aspiring horticulture professionals, horticulturists, garden designers, landscape architects seeking professional development, and Master Gardeners looking for continuing education credits. There are no prerequisites and you are welcome to take one or all the classes each year.

Class dates are August 22, August 29, September 12 and September 19. Sign up for one class or all four.

Preregistration and prepayment required. Cost for members is $16 for one class and $44 for all four classes. The general public pays $20 for one class and $55 for all four classes. Iowa State University students receive 15% off the member price for most education programs at Reiman Gardens. Click the link below to select programs at the member rate, then scroll to the bottom of the page, enter promotion code ‘isu’ and then click “continue.” CLICK HERE to register online or call 515-294-2710.