Saturday Plant Identification Walks: Shrubs and Small Trees for Urban Yards

Start Date
05/26/2018
End Date
05/26/2018
Description
The best way to learn about new plants is to see them firsthand in the landscape. On each Saturday walk, landscape architecture instructor and eminent plantsman Joshua Beblo will introduce you to dozens of plants. Walks will focus on different themes, and any plants you pass are fair game for identification and discussion. Tune in to the wonderful world of plants all around you. Additional walk details will be sent out to registered students.
Location
Pittsburgh, PA
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Horticulture / Plants
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
2.0
Learning Outcomes
1) Learn to identify several species/cultivars of shrubs and small trees suitable for small yards.

2) Discuss the features that make these plants suited to such an environment.

3) Discuss the roles of shrubs and small trees in a small urban landscape.
Instructors
Joshua Beblo
Website Registration
Course Codes
Provider
Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens


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