Dendrology: Woody Plant Identification


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Learn to identify the native and naturalized trees, shrubs, and woody vines of the Northeast by their vegetative characteristics using their scientific and common names. You'll also hone your ability to use taxonomic keys and field guides. Bring a hand lens 10x or greater.

Required Text:
Symonds, George. The Tree Identification Book. New York: Quill, 1958



Schedule: ONLINE: 4 Wednesdays, 9/21-10/12, 6-8pm; ONSITE: 3 Sundays, 9/25-10/16 (no class 10/9), 10am-12pm
Times: 06:00pm - 08:00pm
Instructor: James Kaechele James Kaechele
Location: Some sessions meet online & some at NYBG, Watson Room 315
2900 Southern Blvd
Bronx, NY 10458
Session Number: 231BOT375BBL
Price Non-Member : $415.00
Member : $379.00
Prerequisite(s): Basic Plant ID
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