Native Plants of Fall
|Dates:||September 13 - October 18, 2017|
|Meets:||W from 10 AM to 12 N, 6 sessions|
|Location:||Main House Lecture Room 2|
With Eileen Boyle and David Korbonits
As the days get cooler and nights grow longer, attractive fall plants offer captivating flowers, enticing fruit, and stunning leaf color. They also provide much needed food for resident and migrating birds and other wildlife. Learn to identify 60 beautiful and functional native trees, shrubs, and herbaceous perennials that can enhance your garden. Through lecture and outdoor labs, examine the identifying characteristics, preferred site conditions, and the environmental significance of each plant. Be prepared to walk outdoors.
Meets for 6 sessions. An optional exam is offered on October 25. This class qualifies for the following professional credits: 12 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.
There are still openings remaining at this time.