The Native Plant Palette: Sustainable Design for the Environment & Your Business

Start Date
09/18/2018
End Date
09/18/2018
Description
This presentation will explore the use of native grasses in large-scale residential landscape design. Paul Brydges has over 30 years of experience in landscape design and construction and will engage landscape architects and landscape contractors alike.

The presentation will outline how to incorporate the native plant palette into a successful landscape design. Paul will help attendees perfect their ability to promote native plantings to a wide range of clients by focusing on the beauty that they provide to their landscape and bringing the client’s attention to the science behind the art by promoting the many environmental bene?ts that native plants provide.

This presentation will bring awareness to the environmental impact that designing with native plants has on a residential scale.
Location
Erie, PA
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Horticulture / Plants
Residential Design
Site Planning
Sustainable Development & Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
Participants will learn (1) how to promote the inherent beauty of native plants to their clients, (2) what guidelines to consider for designing and building in environmentally sensitive landscapes and (3) how to establish an economically viable corporate philosophy through a natural design style.
Instructors
Paul Brydges
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Course Codes
Provider
Ernst Conservation Seeds


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