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SCNP Core Course: Tree ID

September 24, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm


Join Rick Huffman, landscape architect, Enter the forest to explore the world with Dan Whitten, former president of the Upstate Chapter of the SCNPS. Become familiar with our native trees, shrubs and woody vines by learning to recognize their bark, leaves, twigs, fruit, and form. Deepen your knowledge using a dichotomous key and by learning to recognize plant communities. Participants will also learn how woody plants are useful as tools, medicines, shelter for humans and other animals. As part of the class materials, you will receive Kirkman et al., Native Trees of the Southeast, and Ron Lance. Woody Plants of the Blue Ridge.

Pre-requisite: Basic Botany. Please register by September 16.

To register for this class, click here.

10% discount for SCBG and SCNP Society members, click here for the discount code.

To read more about the certificate program, click here.

Cancellation Policy:

  • Cancellations made at least 5 business days prior to the class will be subject to a 20% processing fee.
  • Class registration cannot be transferred to other classes.
  • Cancellations made 5 business days before the class will be refunded to the discretion of the SCBG.

For more information, contact Sue Watts at [email protected]


September 24, 2022
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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South Carolina Botanical Garden – Hayden Center
150 Discovery Lane
Clemson, SC 29634 United States