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Natural Plant Communities!

June 24, 2017 @ 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.

Join experienced naturalist Tim Lee to build your knowledge base of major conceptual issues and areas of current research in plant ecology. Explore the biotic and abiotic factors that affect the distribution and abundance of plant species in South Carolina. Explore the SCBG’s Natural Heritage Trail to discover the basic ecology of diverse South Carolina habitats.

Natural Plant Communities is a core course and is required for certification. 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     Invasive Plants in South Carolina
May 13     Spring Herbaceous Plant Identification
May 16   Introduction to Soils
June 10   Tree Identification
June 17     Ferns
June 24     Natural Plant Communities
September 16   Fall Herbaceous Plant Identification
September 30   Natives at Home
October 7   Sandhills Exploration
October 14   Native Grasses
October 21-22    Coastal Ecology

 

 

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Date:
June 24, 2017
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
$80
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Venue

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