|Heather Liljengren is the Supervising Seed Collector and Field Taxonomist for the Greenbelt Native Plant Center on Staten Island, a facility of the New York City Department of Parks and Recreation. She collects seeds from wild places in the Tri-State area, and manages the seed banking program that distributes them for ecological restoration projects throughout the city.|
Classes by this instructor
Having co-evolved with New Yorkers for centuries, our native plants are uniquely suited to thrive in the built environment. Heather Liljengren, a field botanist and seed collector, will discuss the advantages of using species native to your design site's specific locality, including their ability to more...