Propagating Native Ferns
|Dates:||September 15, 2018|
|Meets:||Sa from 10 AM to 12:30 PM|
|Location:||Main House Wet Lab|
Discover how simple it is to grow ferns from spores. Steve Pyne, Greenhouse Assistant at Mt. Cuba Center and skilled fern propagator, reviews the life cycle of these ancient plants, how to properly collect and dry fertile fronds, and the basic steps for successfully propagating ferns. Prepare a spore-starting medium, sow spores, and set up a simple growing system to take home in this hands-on workshop. All materials are included in the registration fee.
This class qualifies for the following professional credits: 1.25 APLD, 1 CNP credit with DNLA and 2.5 NOFA AOLCP. LA CES has approved this class for 2.5 professional development hours (PDH). This class meets LA CES standards for HSW subject matter.
Registration for this course is closed.