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Plants of the Prairie

Learn the identification skills to manage, restore, or simply enjoy prairie habitats. Prairies in summer are at the peak of their bloom and color, with diverse wildflowers and grasses showing their distinctive beauty. Learn to identify plants important for prairie restoration during the growing season, and practice your identification skills in the field with guidance from a local plant expert. This class can be taken as a component of the Woodland Stewardship Program in natural areas management.

Instructor: Sharon Yiesla, plant knowledge specialist, The Morton Arboretum
Notes: Held indoors and outdoors. Please dress for the weather and be prepared to walk on wood chip paths. Limit 18.

Course number: 
W320
SCHEDULE AND LOCATION: 

This class will be offered again in July 2018. Registration will open Tuesday, May 22, 2018

FEES AND ADMISSION: 

Nonmembers: Fees include admission to the Arboretum. 

$55.00 members
$65.00 nonmembers
REGISTRATION INFORMATION: 

This class will be offered again in July 2018. Registration will open Tuesday, May 22, 2018
ONLINE: 
REGISTER NOW
CALL: 630-719-2468 (or to be waitlisted)
IN PERSON: Stop by the Visitor Center during open hours.