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Basic Horticulture!

March 18 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

| $80

Certificate in Native Plant Studies
The South Carolina Native Plant Society (SCNPS) and the South Carolina Botanical Garden (SCBG) are excited to offer a Certificate in Native Plant Studies program. To read more, click here.

Discover how and why native plants have the potential to transform traditional horticultural practices with Jeanne Briggs, Nursery Manager, South Carolina Botanical Garden.  Subjects include what is native, the importance of soil, basics of plant health, methods of planting and maintaining native plants, and eco-friendly horticulture practices. Learn how to attract beneficial wildlife like birds, bees, and butterflies while balancing elements of design.

Pre-requisite: Basic Botany.

Location: Hayden Conference Center at the South Carolina Botanical Garden.

Go to the Garden Calendar to register online:
http://www.clemson.edu/public/scbg/education/certificate-program.html

To download a brochure, click here.

 For important tips on negotiating the registration system, click here.
(It is highly recommended that you read these tips!!!)

If you are a current member of SCNPS, click here to get your discount code.


2017 Certificate courses include:
Feb 4    Basic Botany
March 11   Basic Botany
March 15   Native Plant Propagation
March 18   Basic Horticulture
April 1     Mountain Plant Communities
April 8   Medicinal Plants
April 8 Piedmont Communities
April 15     Spring Herbaceous Plant Identification
April 29     Principles of Sustainable Landscaping
May 13     Spring Herbaceous Plant Identification
June 10   Tree Identification
June 17     Ferns
June 24     Natural Plant Communities

 

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Details

Date:
March 18
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
$80
Event Category:

Venue

South Carolina Botanical Garden
150 Discovery Lane
Clemson, SC 29634 United States
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Phone:
864-656-3405