Finding Sustainable Uses in Unexpected Plants

Registration Eligibility
All
Start Date
03/14/2019
End Date
03/14/2019
Description
We all know sedums go on green roofs and bald cypress is a good choice for rain gardens but dig a little deeper and you’ll find yourself surprised by plenty of lesser known plants that provide sustainable services in the urban landscapes. Steve will talk about his favorites, which are derived by more than 30 years of trialing and observation.
Location
Cincinnati, OH
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Horticulture / Plants
Sustainable Development & Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
Attendees will be introduced to new ideas of what makes a plant sustainable, 2) some off the menu choices for specific purposes, and 3) their cultural needs.
Instructors
Director of Horticulture at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden.Steve is responsible for one of the area's largest plant collections that include 3,000 varieties of trees, shrubs, tropical plants, grasses, bulbs, perennials and annuals. His expertise is
Website Registration
Course Codes
CZBG SULS2019 Foltz
Provider
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden


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