Learn to identify trees without their leaves. Explore the winter identification of trees at the Arboretum and develop the skills to identify trees on your own using clues found in buds, fruits, leaf scars, bark, and branching patterns of winter trees.
Instructor: Jack Shouba, instructor, The Morton Arboretum
Notes: Each session includes an outdoor walk, so please dress for winter weather. Limit 20
Supplies: A hand lens will be useful.
Recommended Text: Winter Tree Finder, by May T. Watts and Tom Watts, $4.95, available in The Arboretum Store.
Certificate information: Naturalist, Home Landscape Gardening Certificate, WSTP Elective (15 hours)
Educator opportunity: 15 CPDUs available
5 Saturdays, January 25-February 22, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
Thornhill Education Center
Fee includes admission to the Arboretum.
IN PERSON: Stop by the Visitor Center during open hours.
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