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June 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm


Native Plants of Summer

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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. Be prepared to walk outdoors. This class is six sessions. There is an optional exam on July 24th, 2019.

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