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Design a Memorable Front Garden

White flowers are blooming on an Oakleaf Hydrangea in front of a house.
Design a stunning front garden that integrates seamlessly with your house and neighborhood. Work with an experienced landscape designer to create a custom drawing for your new front garden, and go home with the information you need to successfully transform your landscape. In this class, you will
  • assess sunlight for plant selection,
  • design curves and pathways in the front garden, 
  • create seasonal interest,
  • use foundation plants, fragrant shrubs, and specimen plants,
  • consider texture and color for walkways , doorways and containers, and
  • Get tips for when and how to select an installation contractor.


Instructor: Carol Becker
Note: Held indoors. Limit 20

Course number: 
H264
SCHEDULE AND LOCATION: 

Friday, February 9, 9:00 a.m. to noon
Thornhill Education Center

FEES AND ADMISSION: 

Nonmembers: Fees include admission to the Arboretum. 

$39.00 members
$46.00 nonmembers
REGISTRATION INFORMATION: 

ONLINE: REGISTER NOW
CALL: 630-719-2468 (or to be waitlisted)
IN PERSON: Stop by the Visitor Center during open hours.