Botanical Latin I - 173GAR360D
Botanical Latin is essential for anyone with a serious interest in identifying plants. But, contrary to popular belief, mastering Latin plant names need not be intimidating or boring. Review the rules of taxonomy, Latin grammar, and pronunciation, and learn the history of the binomial system in use today.

Required Texts
A Gardener's Handbook of Plant Names: Their Meanings and Origins, by A.W. Smith

Plant Identification Terminology, an Illustrated Glossary, by James G. Harris and Melinda Wolf Harris will be used during our first class.
Schedule: Mondays, 03/13/17 - 04/10/17
Times: 06:15pm - 08:15pm
Instructor: Jennifer Bakshi
Location: Midtown Center, Room A
Price: Member : $235.00
Non-Member : $259.00