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Native New England Shrubs


Native New England shrubs come in many shape, sizes and colors, and vary widely in their bark, flowers, and fruits. Familiarize yourself with almost 50 species growing in this region. We emphasize identification and familiarity with family characteristics and historic plant uses. Bring a hand lens to each class. Weekend classes are held in locations off-site, directions will be provided at the first class.

Wednesdays, May 28, June 4, 11, 2014, 6:30-8:45 p.m,. and Saturdays, May 31, June 7, 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Location: Garden in the Woods, Framingham, MA, and field sites
Course Code: bot3300
Instructor: Roland "Boot" Boutwell, naturalist
Fee: $215 (Member) / $258 (Nonmember)
Limit: 16   Credit: Core-FB or HD; Elective-all certificates
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