Native Plants of Summer
|Dates:||June 11 - July 23, 2015|
|Meets:||Th from 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM, 6 sessions|
|Location:||Main House Lecture Room 2|
When the exuberant spring wildflower display is over, summer challenges us to find eye-catching plants that support wildlife and contribute to a healthy environment. Learn to identify 60 beautiful and functional native trees, shrubs, and herbaceous perennials chosen by our experienced horticultural staff. Through lectures and outdoor labs, examine the key identifying characteristics of each plant, their preferred site conditions and environmental value. Use this information and expertise when selecting plants for the summer garden.
Meets for 6 sessions. (No class on July 2). An optional exam is offered on July 30. This class qualifies for the following professional credits: 9 APLD, 1 DNLA, ISA, 4 NOFA, 12 PLANET. Twelve professional development hours (PDH) have been approved for this class through LA CES.
Sorry, this course is inactive. Please contact our office to see if it will be reinstated, or if alternative classes are available.