Horticulture

For all questions, inquiries and suggestions please send an e-mail to sgriffenhagen@forsythtech.edu.

To register by phone, call 336-761-1002.

Easy Landscape Updates

Do you have a tired landscape that needs help? Learn a few easy tricks the pros use to bring your landscape up to date. This class will touch on pruning techniques to update plants, creating deeper beds and use of containers. In addition, students will learn the latest trends in residential landscaping.

NOTE: A photo of your house and landscape will be helpful but not required. Please have all photos on a CD and not on a USB drive or your camera.

Call 336-734-7722 or e-mail
sgriffenhagen@forsythtech.edu
for more information.

Landscape Design

Do you have an area in your yard that needs help? Are you looking for curb appeal? This course will help you design your personal space. In four classes you will gain understanding in site requirements, maintenance, and seasonal enjoyment of plant life.

Note: Please bring ¼” graph paper, pencil, eraser and a straight edge ruler.

For all questions, inquiries and suggestions please send an e-mail to sgriffenhagen@forsythtech.edu.

Course Code: 91417
Cost: $55
Date: March 3-24, T, 6-8pm
Location: Oak Grove Center, 4456

Landscape for Wildlife

This three-hour class will help you create a landscape for birds, butterflies and wildlife. Learn what plants attract wildlife, and how to avoid unwanted animals. NOTE: A photo of your house and landscape will be helpful but not required. Please have all photos on a CD and not on a USB drive or your camera.

Call 336-734-7722 or e-mail
sgriffenhagen@forsythtech.edu
for more information.

Landscaping Basics

This course is a beginning course for homeowners to learn the design principles behind the choice and placement of plants to create a functional, effective and beautiful design. Plant identification is also covered in the class, along with equipment maintenance.

Call 336-734-7722 or e-mail
sgriffenhagen@forsythtech.edu
for more information.

Lawns from A to Z

Whether starting over from scratch or making what you have better, this short class will tell you what you need to know to grow and keep a beautiful and healthy lawn. No supplies needed.

Call 336-734-7722 or e-mail
sgriffenhagen@forsythtech.edu
for more information.