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Native Landscape Certification Program – Level 3 Class: Installation And Maintenance Of Native Landscapes

September 11 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Native Landscape Certification Program (NLCP)
Level 3 Class: Installation And Maintenance Of Native Landscapes

The prerequisite for this class is Level 1 – Introduction To Native Plants
Fall 2021 classes will be a hybrid of online lecture and in person plant walks on different days.

This class is split into two sessions – week 1 is an online presentation on Zoom on the topic and plants and week 2 (the following Saturday) is a plant walk.  Attendance at both sessions is required to get credit or certified for the class.

September 11, 2021
9:00 a.m. – 12 noon (Presentation on Zoom)

September 18, 2021
-Plant walks scheduled at different times during the day (approx. 1.5 hours) at Confluence Park, 310 W Mitchell Street.
-Recognize the differences between native and non-native landscapes.
-Become familiar with how to install the different types of native plants into a landscape, including: plant choice, purchase, placement, spacing; soil choice; bed and soil preparation; planting seeds and plants; mulching.  Understand maintenance requirements and techniques.
-Create maintenance schedules for different types of native plants.

Fee: $65 ($50, NPSOT members)

Registration

For more information, visit NPSOT SA Home | San Antonio Chapter.

Details

Date:
September 11
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Event Category:

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  • Orange: These are events for BCMG members only.
  • Blue: These are public events for which BCMG members can also receive CEU credit.
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