Basic Plant ID - ONLINE


This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Are you a plant-lover eager to up your game and start distinguishing one species from another? Then this is the class for you! Using commonly known plants, you'll learn the terminology used to describe their growing habits and structures. This vocabulary will help you recognize and describe key differences in plant forms, from roots to fruits. We'll also cover basic botanical nomenclature.

Required Text:
1. Lawrence Newcomb, Newcomb's Wildflower Guide, Little, Brown and Company (April 13, 1989)

ISBN-10: 0316604429

ISBN-13: 978-0316604420

2. Ted Elliman, Wildflowers of New England, Native Plant Trust, Timber Press

Recommended Text:
1. James Harris and Melinda Harris, Plant Identification Terminology: An Illustrated Glossary

2. Steven Clemants and Carol Gracie, Wildflowers in the Field and Forest: A Field Guide to the Northeastern United States, Oxford University Press, 2006

ISBN-13: 978-0195150056

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