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Plant Families

Dwarf Woody Plant Collection

Improve your plant identification skills by learning characteristics of plant families. With a regional flora of over 2,500 species, the ability to recognize common plant families on sight is a big step toward plant identification. In this class, you will study flower structure and other diagnostic characters of common plant families of the Midwest. The class will be useful to naturalists, gardeners, stewards, and botanical artists.

Instructor: Chris Benda, botanist
Notes: Held indoors. Limit 20

Course number: 
N314
SCHEDULE AND LOCATION: 

Saturday, February 3, 8:00 a.m. to noon
Thornhill Education Center

FEES AND ADMISSION: 

Nonmembers: Fees include admission to the Arboretum. 

$39.00 members
$46.00 nonmembers
REGISTRATION INFORMATION: 

ONLINE: REGISTER NOW
CALL: 630-719-2468 (or to be wait listed)
IN PERSON: Stop by the Visitor Center during open hours.