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Native Plants of Spring-AM

Dates:April 13 - May 18, 2017
Meets:Th from 10 AM to 12 N, 6 sessions
Location:Main House Lecture Room 2
Instructor:Instructor Information
Fee: $185.00

With Eileen Boyle and Margaret Shillingford


As Earth awakens from its winter slumber, experience the colors, fragrances, and rapid progression of spring-flowering native plants. Through lectures and outdoor labs, learn to identify 60 beautiful and ecologically valuable trees, shrubs, and herbaceous perennials. Examine the identifying characteristics of each plant and its preferred growing conditions, overall size, and environmental significance. With this knowledge, make informed plant selections for your spring garden.


Meets for 6 sessions. An optional exam is offered on May 25. This class qualifies for the following professional credits: 9 APLD, 6 CNP credits with DNLA, ISA, and 4 NOFA AOLCP. Twelve professional development hours (PDH) have been approved for this class through LA CES. This class meets LA CES standards for HSW subject matter.

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