Native Plants of Spring
|Dates:||April 11 - May 16, 2018|
|Meets:||W from 10 AM to 12 N, 6 sessions|
|Location:||Main House Lecture Room 2|
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.
An optional exam will take place on May 23. This class qualifies for the following professional credits: 6 CNP credits with DNLA, ISA, and 4 NOFA AOLCP.
There are still openings remaining at this time.