Wildflower Propagation II
Learn tips for raising wildflowers from seed, which enables you to grow an astonishing variety of species not often seen in garden centers or nurseries. Develop a deeper appreciation of plant physiology and evolution. Discuss seed physiology and ecology as well as the various techniques used to germinate and grow a wide variety of native species, including such challenging genera as Trillium. Discuss seed and spore collection and storage. Clean and sow a variety of seed to take home and grow. All materials provided. Bring a bag lunch.
Saturday, December 7, 2013, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.Location: Nasami Farm, Whately, MA
Course Code: hor3203
Instructor: Kate Stafford, Propagator and Operations Manager, New England Wild Flower Society
Fee: $62 (Member) / $73 (Nonmember)
Limit: THIS CLASS HAS BEEN CANCELLED. Also offered on Tuesday, December 10, at Garden in the Woods. Credit: Elective-HD/Adv. HD