Certificate in Native Plant Studies
The South Carolina Native Plant Society and SC Botanical Garden provide a valuable service to our SCNPS mission by providing a SC Native Plant Certification curriculum each year, which many of our membership have taken advantage of in years past. In addition to the 8 required courses, the program includes over 20 additional elective courses which are taught at the SCBG and across the state throughout year in a combination of classroom lecture and field walks.
Due to the pandemic, the field walks are suspended for the time being; however, we are considering adjusting the format to provide the classroom sessions this fall and then the field portion in the Spring of next year. Anyone interested in the course is encouraged to reach out to Sue Watts, the program administrator at watts9 @ clemson.edu to express interest.
For more information, visit https://scnps.org/education/certificate-in-native-plant-studies