Instructor: Lynsey Nielson

Lynsey Nielson

Lynsey is a horticulturist at Red Butte Garden & Arboretum at the University of Utah. She is also a garden designer and ISA Certified Arborist. She holds a BA in Environmental Studies and Social Anthropology from Massey University, New Zealand as well as a certificate in Organic Horticulture from SIT, New Zealand.
Over the years she has worn many horticultural hats - from growing, installing, and maintaining to designing, consulting and educating - she ultimately brings over 16 years of local and international experience to the classroom. She is passionate about cultivating and sharing her love of plants, gardens and nature.

Lynsey Nielson is currently teaching:

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Lynsey Nielson has previously taught:

  • Edible Flowers
  • Preserving Fresh Herbs
  • Grow Your Own Herbs
  • Gardening in the Wasatch