Gardening with Native Plants


Learn how native plants enhance gardens and augment biodiversity. Study native herbaceousand woody plants: their identification, habitat, and culture. Hear about the significance of woodland soils, and how to promote a healthy environment to support spring ephemerals, summer perennials, shrubs, and trees.



Required Texts:
Armitage, Allan M., Armitage's Native Plants For North American Gardens. Timber Press, 2006.
Smith, A.W., A Gardener's Handbook of Plant Names: Their Meanings and Origins. Dover Publishing, 1997.

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