Saturday Plant Identification Walk: Plants for Hedges and Borders

Start Date
08/18/2018
End Date
08/18/2018
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 plants suitable for hedges and border plantings.

2) Discuss the features that make these plants suited to such a role in the landscape.

3) Discuss the use of border plantings and hedges in a landscape design.
Instructors
Joshua Beblo
Website Registration
Course Codes
Provider
Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens


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