When

Saturday, May 16, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT
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Where

Education Building - Cheney Classroom 
900 Washington Street
Wellesley, MA 02482
 

 
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Contact

Allison Dush 
Massachusetts Horticultural Society 
617-933-4973 
registrations@masshort.org 
 

Identify your Landscape Plants

Join us for a botany and plant morphology review, and walk the grounds to learn how to identify common plants in your landscape!


This seminar will be a fast paced review focusing on the identification and placement of ornamental landscape plants & natives, to encourage sustainable landscape design practices. This offering will introduce species of the common native and non-native ornamental plants used in landscape architecture, horticulture, and urban forestry in New England. This seminar will approach plant identification from a horticultural perspective, covering basic plant morphology and botany to aid in the understanding of plant identification, also touching on the horticultural, cultural, and environmental requirements of each plant in relation to practical application.

Instructed by Nicole Forsyth

Norfolk County Agricultural High School Plant Science Instructor & Alumni

Enhancements Director & Landscape Designer at B.C. Murphy Landscape & Design, Inc. Walpole MA

 Nicole M. Forsyth, M. Ed, MRP, MCLP, MCH, MCA

Norfolk County Agricultural High School, 

AS Landscape Contracting, Stockbridge School ‘12

BS Environmental Design & Horticulture, UMass ‘14

Masters in Regional Planning, Landscape, Environmental, & Agricultural Planning, UMass ‘15

Masters in Education, Curriculum and Teaching, FSU, ‘19

Workshop Fee $60 members; $80 general admission