There's a Master Gardener Training course in the area. It's a 10 week course in basic horticulture for plants and gardening. It's a 30 hour course. Topics: plant growth, soils and plant nutrition, lawn establishment and management, landscape design, selection and care of ornamental trees, shrubs, and groundcovers, growing annual and perennial flowers, vegetable and herb gardening, indoor plants, plant proagation and pruning and the identification and management of insects, plant diseases and weeds. Cost is $25 per three hour session. Do you think this course would be worth it? Anyone tried one of these? It says it's put on by University specialists, local horticulture pros and master gardener volunteers.