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Intro to Botany

Schedule and Location

6 Tuesdays, October 14-November 18, 6:30-9:30 p.m.
Thornhill Education Center

Fees and Registration

$178.00 member
$209.00 nonmember

Nonmembers: Fees include admission to the Arboretum. 

Course Description

Explore the world of plants by learning how leaves, flowers, fruit, seeds, and roots relate to water, light, nutrients, and reproduction. Classes begin with presentations followed by lab sessions to observe plant structures and functions.

Instructor: Donna Danielson, Arboretum instructor
Notes: Held indoors. Limit 20
Required Text: The required text, Botany for Gardeners (3rd ed.), by Brian Capon, $19.95, is available at the Arboretum Store.
Certificate Information: Satisfies Naturalist, Home Landscape Gardening and BA&I  Certificate Requirement; May be used as a Photography Certificate Elective (18 hours)

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Course Details

CALL: 630-719-2468
IN PERSON: Stop by the Visitor Center during open hours.