Watch the video intro: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=273O4VKNERE
Creating an effective and healthy mini-garden in a window box is made super easy by this workshop on growing in small spaces. Plant selection, the use of seeds and seedlings as well as effective soil management will be discussed. Moisture control and plant food will also be covered. Workshop participants will be given a window box at the end of the session to take home with them - if you are a skillshare participant this window box mini garden is included in the course price.
Urban Garden Center
1640 Park Avenue
New York, NY
10:00 am - 11:30 am EDTAdd to Cal
Bryan Ogden is the editor for http://www.metropolitangardening.com. He is co-teaching this course with Dimitri Gatanas the lead designer of the Urban Garden Center. Bryan has been gardening in the city for the past three years in environments ranging from residential rooftops and balconies to restoration work for the city at the Parks Department. Before that he had done media work for 15 years creating web media and producing electronic music. He's basically a senior media creative with a special interest in urban sustainability.
Dimitri Gatanas is a professional plantsman who is a third generation retail garden center owner. Dimitri brings the knowledge of a 50 year family tradition. His expertise is in the design building and maintenance of city backyards and gardens.
Urban Garden Center is a newly founded (1 yr) enterprise focused on gardening and green lifestyle. It's located in the heart of Harlem beneath a train trestle. http://www.UrbanGardenNYC.com