Knowing Native Plants: Meadows

Registration Eligibility
Call (215) 862-2924 to register
Start Date
07/28/2018
End Date
07/28/2018
Description
Come discover the Preserve’s five-acre meadow. See native meadow plant species, including wildflowers and grasses, learn about meadow successional stages, and some of the animals that depend on this habitat. Find out why it is important to plant native species and avoid some popular non-native ornamentals that have escaped from cultivation. Presentation/discussion followed by an outdoor tour.
Location
New Hope, PA
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Horticulture / Plants
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
3.0
Learning Outcomes
Learn to identify native forbs and grasses of PA.
Learn the benefits these plants provide to native fauna.
Learn which native species to plant in place or invasive ornamentals.
Instructors
Mary Anne Borge
Website Registration
Course Codes
Provider
Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve


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