Landscape Plants for North Carolina Gardens: Summer

Wed, May 30, 2018, 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Course meets for 4 sessions

Expand your palette of plants with information from this class. Each season the class covers another group of approximately 75 plants that thrive in North Carolina gardens, plus a few to avoid. You will learn identification skills and design use, and understand the culture of each plant. Class time is primarily outdoors, and each student will receive a portfolio of photos showing the plants studied that season.

Instructor: Katie Rose Levin, arborist consultant for Leaf & Limb in Durham, lives and breathes plants and trees. She has a double master’s degree from Duke in forestry and environmental management, and after graduating she managed trees on Duke's campus for years.

Dates: 4 Wednesdays, May 30-June 27 (no class on June 13), 4-6 p.m.

Location: Doris Duke Center.

Fee per section: Gardens members $90; general public, $110. Qualifies for Home Horticulture Certificate required course.

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