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Botany for the Home Gardener
Wednesday 21 September 2016, 06:30pm - 08:30pm

 

When: Wednesday September 21, 2016 at 6:30 PM
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Wednesday October 12, 2016 at 8:30 PM

Where: Cheney Room of the Education Building

Plants are fascinating inside and out! In this four-session course, discover the essential fundamentals of botany that will deepen your understanding of the plant kingdom including your own house and garden plants.

Join Hannah Traggis, Seed to Table Educator and former botany instructor at the University of New Hampshire to explore plant structure and function, taxonomy and the interactions of plants and man since the dawn of civilization.  

Member Cost: $150
Non Member Cost $200

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Mass Hort logo newFounded in 1829, the Massachusetts Horticultural Society is dedicated to encouraging the science and practice of horticulture and developing the public's enjoyment, appreciation, and understanding of plants and the environment.

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Thoreau and the Language of Trees
Tue Jan 09 @ 1:30PM - 03:00PM
Tour: Harvard's Glass Flower Collection
Tue Jan 16 @ 7:00PM - 08:30PM
Botany for the Home Gardener
Wed Jan 17 @10:00AM - 02:00PM
Designing the Winter Landscape
Thu Jan 18 @ 7:00PM - 08:30PM
Grow Your Own Succulent Container
Sat Jan 20 @10:00AM - 02:00PM
Greenhouse Growing and Maintenance
Wed Jan 24 @10:00AM - 04:00PM
Digital Photography: Capturing Botanic Images
Thu Jan 25 @ 7:00PM - 09:00PM
Landscaping and Planting Design
Tue Jan 30 @ 1:00PM - 05:00PM
Garden Designs to Bridge Culture and Time: A Garden History Symposium
Thu Feb 22 @ 9:00AM - 04:00PM
Mass Hort's School Garden Conference: Growing for Experience