Field Identifiation of Landscape Trees

Registration Eligibility
This class is open to anyone.
Start Date
10/04/2018
End Date
10/05/2018
Description
Join us for a two-day class on the identification of woody landscape plants for urban and suburban landscapes. The class will cover both deciduous trees and conifers. Arborist and horticulturist Ken LeRoy will show us how to use a dichotomous key to identify plants and will explain the terminology
used in keys to describe plant characteristics. He will also discuss the physical characteristics used to group plants into families. We will go on a tour of the Morris Arboretum to see specimens of the plants we discuss.
Location
Philadelphia, PA
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Horticulture / Plants
Health, Safety and Welfare
No
Hours
11.0
Learning Outcomes
Students will learn how to use a dichotomous key to identify trees.

Students will learn the terminology used in keys to describe the physical features of trees.

Students will learn the physical features used to group trees into families.
Instructors
Ken LeRoy, Certified Arborist, John B. Ward Tree Experts
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Course Codes
Provider
Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania


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