Native Flora in Summer - 174BOT334
Learn to identify native and introduced herbs, ferns, shrubs, and trees as they appear in summer, and get to know plants that may be found in fields, on roadsides, and in woodlands and wetlands. Learn about basic plant structure and taxonomy. You'll also make your own plant collections. You may borrow a herbarium press ($30 deposit required). Please bring sunscreen.

Required Textbook:
Steven Clemants and Carol Gracie, Wildflowers in the Field and Forest: A Field Guide to the Northeastern United States, Oxford University Press, 2006
ISBN-10: 0195150058
ISBN-13: 978-0195150056
Arthur Harmount Graves, Illustrated Guide to Trees and Shrubs: A Handbook of the Woody Plants of the Northeastern United States and Adjacent Canada, Dover Publications; Revised edition (August 20, 1992)
ISBN-10: 0486272583
ISBN-13: 978-0486272580

Recommended Textbook:
Bruce Kershner, Craig Tufts, Daniel Mathews and Gil Nelson, National Wildlife Federation Field Guide to Trees of North America, Sterling (May 9, 2008)
ISBN-10: 1402738757
ISBN-13: 978-1402738753
Lawrence Newcomb, Newcomb's Wildflower Guide, Little, Brown and Company (April 13, 1989)
ISBN-10: 0316604429
ISBN-13: 978-0316604420

Schedule: Fridays, 06/09/17 - 07/14/17 (no class 06/30/17, 07/07/17)
Times: 10:00am - 01:00pm
Instructor: Gary Lincoff , Nancy Slowik
Location: NYBG, Watson Room 315
Price: This session is not currently open for registration.

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