Landscape Plants: Late Season Perennials & Grasses - BLENDED
This blended class meets online for some sessions and on NYBG grounds for others. Registered students will receive login instructions and a syllabus with specifics.
This course is designed for horticulturists and gardeners who are familiar with the basic culture of perennials. Learn the identifying characteristics, classification, scientific and common names, and landscape uses of approximately 60 summer- and fall-blooming native and non-native perennials and grasses. Prerequisite: Introduction to Plant Science
Clausen, Ruth R., T. Christopher, A.L. Detrick, Essential Perennials: The Complete Reference to 2700 Perennials for the Home Garden. Timber Press, 2015.
Darke, Rick. The Encyclopedia of Grasses for Livable Landscapes. Timber Press, 2007
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