Gardening with Native Plants - ONLINE


This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Learn how native plants enhance gardens and augment biodiversity. Study native herbaceous and 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:
Leopold, Donald J., Native Plants of the Northeast: A Guide for Gardening and Conservation. Timber Press, 2005.
ISBN-13: 978-0881926736
ISBN-10: 0881926736


Tallamy, Douglas W., Bringing Nature Home: How You Can Sustain Wildlife with Native Plants. Timber Press, 2009
ISBN-13: 978-0881929928
ISBN-10: 0881929921

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