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Soil Science for Gardeners

Online / at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens 132 Botanical Gardens Drive, Boothbay

This in-depth class for the ecologically minded land steward and gardener will delve into the properties and functions of the living system of soil. A fundamental understanding of soil science is critical in selecting well-adapted native plants or choosing amendments to mimic the natural conditions needed by various native plant communities. Students will gain an understanding of soil texture, chemistry, water-holding capacity, and how these factors influence a plant’s health.

$130 – $155