Native Plant Trust

Classes & Field Studies

Title State Start Date Subject Certificate CEU
Plants 102: Deeper into the Green World online January 10, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 12
Designing with Native Plants online January 10, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: HD/Adv.HD MALP MCLP: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 26"
Gardening for the Birds online April 9, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: all certificates
The Role of Native Plant Cultivars in Landscape Design and Habitat Restoration online April 10, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: .5 NOFA AOLCP: 1
Tips and Techniques for Healthy Seedling Starts online April 18, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 1 MNLA MCH: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 3
Gardening for Pollinators online April 20, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: all certificates MALP MCLP: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 12
Plants 101: Introduction to the Green World online April 20, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic MALP MCLP: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 12
Plants 102: Deeper into the Green World online April 20, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Advanced, Botany
Designing with Native Plants online April 20, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic MALP MCLP: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 12
Navigating Public Design, Part 2 online April 24, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 1 MNLA MCH: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 4
Bird Monitoring and Habitat Assemblages online April 28, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany NOFA AOLCP: 2
Building the Green Industry online April 30, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Advanced, Horticulture MNLA MCH: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 3
Environmental Justice for Botanists online May 1, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: all certificates NOFA AOLCP: 2.5
Plainfield Sanctuary ME/NH/VT May 2, 2020 Botany + Conservation Field: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 2.5
Wildflowers of New England Eastern MA May 6, 2020 Botany + Conservation Basic Core MALP MCLP: 2 MNLA MCH: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 12
Annie Sturgis Sanctuary ME/NH/VT May 9, 2020 Botany + Conservation Field: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 3
Wildflowers of Macomber Woods Eastern MA May 9, 2020 Botany + Conservation Field: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 4
Wild Edibles Eastern MA May 13, 2020 Botany + Conservation Field: all certificates MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 3
Native Herbaceous Plant Materials: Early Season Eastern MA May 14, 2020 Horticulture + Design Advanced Core, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 2 MNLA MCH: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 10
Eco-restorative Garden Design Eastern MA May 15, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 1 MNLA MCH: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 4
Nature-based Design for Landowners CT/RI May 16, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 1 MNLA MCH: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 3
Ecology of Mount Tom Western MA May 16, 2020 Botany + Conservation Field: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 4
Rhodora of Ponemah Bog ME/NH/VT May 16, 2020 Botany + Conservation Field: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 4
Managing Invasives Through Eating: A Conservation Diner's Guide Eastern MA May 17, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Advanced, Botany NOFA AOLCP: 1
Field Identification Techniques Eastern MA May 18, 2020 Botany + Conservation Advanced Core, Botany MALP MCLP: 2 MNLA MCH: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 12
Native Plant Design for Human Health Eastern MA May 19, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 1 MNLA MCH: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 4
Native Plants for Native Birds CT/RI May 22, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: all certificates MALP MCLP: 1 MNLA MCH: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 3.5
Planning for Pollinators: Casey Farm CT/RI May 23, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: all certificates MALP MCLP: .5 MNLA MCH: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 2
Our Future with Water: Stormwater Management Strategies Eastern MA May 29, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 1 MNLA MCH: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 3
Landscape Design for Changing Site Conditions Eastern MA May 30, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 1 MNLA MCH: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 3
Plant Play Eastern MA May 30, 2020
Writing in the Garden Western MA May 31, 2020 NOFA AOLCP: 2
Native New England Shrubs Eastern MA June 2, 2020 Botany + Conservation Basic Core MAA MCA: 2 MALP MCLP: 2 MNLA MCH: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 14
Eshqua Bog ME/NH/VT June 5, 2020 Botany + Conservation Field: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 3
Acton Arboretum Plant Walk Eastern MA June 6, 2020 Horticulture + Design Landscape: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: .5 NOFA AOLCP: 1.5
Plant Families Eastern MA June 11, 2020 Botany + Conservation Basic Core MALP MCLP: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 12
Plant Diversity Symposium Eastern MA June 12, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: all certificates
Plant Play Eastern MA June 13, 2020
New England Plant Communities Western MA June 13, 2020 Botany + Conservation Advanced Core, Botany MALP MCLP: 2 MNLA MCH: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 12
Native Plants and Non-native Plants: South Shore Eastern MA June 13, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: .5 NOFA AOLCP: 2
New Takes on Historic Landscapes: Blithewold CT/RI June 14, 2020 Horticulture + Design Landscape: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: .5 NOFA AOLCP: 2
Sanctuary Update: Nasami Farm online June 17, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: .5 NOFA AOLCP: 1
Right Plant, Right Place Western MA June 19, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: .5 NOFA AOLCP: 2
Container Gardening Eastern MA June 19, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic MALP MCLP: .5 NOFA AOLCP: 2
Managing Yards for Plant Biodiversity Eastern MA June 20, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: .5 NOFA AOLCP: 2
Plant Play Eastern MA June 20, 2020
Plants of Black Gum Swamp ME/NH/VT June 20, 2020 Botany + Conservation Field: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 3
Tracing Conservation History: Back Bay Eastern MA June 23, 2020 Botany + Conservation Landscape: all certificates NOFA AOLCP: 1.5
Nature-based Design for Professionals CT/RI June 25, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 1 MNLA MCH: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 3
Harvard Designs: Arboretum and Science Complex Eastern MA June 26, 2020 Horticulture + Design Landscape: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture ASLA LACES: MALP MCLP: 1 MNLA MCH: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 4
Botanical Inventory Methods and Techniques Eastern MA June 27, 2020 Botany + Conservation Advanced Core, Botany MALP MCLP: 2 MNLA MCH: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 7
Plant Play Eastern MA June 27, 2020
Wetland Ecology Western MA June 28, 2020 Botany + Conservation Field: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 3
Water-saving Native Plants online July 7, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: .5 NOFA AOLCP: 1
Liliaceae and Friends Eastern MA July 7, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: all certificates MALP MCLP: .5 NOFA AOLCP: 2
Orchids of New England Eastern MA July 8, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 4
Wetland Plants ME/NH/VT July 9, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 3
Framework Trees of New England Western MA July 10, 2020 Botany + Conservation Basic Core MAA MCA: 2 MALP MCLP: 2 MNLA MCH: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 14
Plant Play Eastern MA July 11, 2020
Sandplain Grasslands Eastern MA July 12, 2020 Botany + Conservation Field: Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: .5 NOFA AOLCP: 2
Nature's Best Hope: A Talk and Book Signing with Doug Tallamy Eastern MA July 14, 2020 Horticulture + Design
The Making and Future of the Plant Conservation Volunteer Program online July 14, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany
Plant Ecology Eastern MA July 15, 2020 Botany + Conservation Basic Core MALP MCLP: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 12
Plant Ecology (online) online July 15, 2020 Botany + Conservation Basic Core
Plant Form and Function (online) online July 15, 2020 Botany + Conservation Basic Core MALP MCLP: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 12
Plant Families (online) online July 15, 2020 Botany + Conservation Basic Core
Soil: The Solution Beneath Our Feet Eastern MA July 16, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: all certificates MALP MCLP: 1 MNLA MCH: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 3
Native Species, Cultivars, and Selections: What’s the Difference? Eastern MA July 17, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: .5 NOFA AOLCP: 2
Botany of the New Hampshire Coastline ME/NH/VT July 18, 2020 Botany + Conservation Field: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 3
Structural Plant Combinations Eastern MA July 18, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: .5 NOFA AOLCP: 2
Harvey Butler Rhododendron Sanctuary ME/NH/VT July 19, 2020 Botany + Conservation Field: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 2.5
New England Vines Eastern MA July 23, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 4
Gardening with Sandy Soils Western MA July 24, 2020 Horticulture + Design Landscape: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: .5 MNLA MCH: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 2
Hobbs Fern Sanctuary ME/NH/VT July 25, 2020 Botany + Conservation Field: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 3
Plant Play Eastern MA July 25, 2020
Growing Ferns from Spore Western MA July 25, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 2.5
Wetland Shrubs ME/NH/VT July 26, 2020 Botany + Conservation Field: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 4
Native Herbaceous Plant Materials: Late Season Eastern MA July 30, 2020 Horticulture + Design Advanced Core, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 1 MNLA MCH: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 5
Meadows 1-2-3 Western MA July 31, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 2 MNLA MCH: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 6
Midsummer Plant Poetry Eastern MA August 1, 2020 NOFA AOLCP: 2
Plants, Not Lawns online August 4, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: .5 NOFA AOLCP: 1
Coonamessett Bog Eastern MA August 8, 2020 Botany + Conservation Field: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 3
Flora of Eastern Maine ME/NH/VT August 8, 2020 Botany + Conservation Field: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 5
Plant Play Eastern MA August 8, 2020
Yellow Composites Western MA August 9, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 2 MNLA MCH: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 6
Upper Cape Landscapes Eastern MA August 14, 2020 Horticulture + Design Landscape: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture ASLA LACES: MALP MCLP: 1 MNLA MCH: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 3
Introduction to Ferns Western MA August 15, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 4
Strategies for Invasive Plant Management online August 20, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: .5 NOFA AOLCP: 1
Plant Play Eastern MA August 22, 2020
Shade Gardens: Embracing the Dark Side Eastern MA August 22, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 1 MNLA MCH: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 3
Gardening for the Birds Eastern MA August 28, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: all certificates NOFA AOLCP: 2
Carnivorous and Parasitic Plants Eastern MA August 29, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 2.5
Plant Play Eastern MA August 29, 2020
Gardening for Habitat online September 1, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: .5 NOFA AOLCP: 1
Understanding and Managing Soils Western MA September 4, 2020 Horticulture + Design Basic Core MALP MCLP: 2 MNLA MCH: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 6
Introduction to Go Botany Eastern MA September 9, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic MALP MCLP: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 8
Habitats of the Schoodic Peninsula ME/NH/VT September 12, 2020 Botany + Conservation Field: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 5
Botany in the Salt Marsh Eastern MA September 12, 2020 Botany + Conservation Field: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 3
Botany of the Connecticut Coast CT/RI September 13, 2020 Botany + Conservation Field: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 3
Horticultural Techniques Eastern MA September 15, 2020 Horticulture + Design Advanced Core, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 1 MNLA MCH: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 4
Asters and Goldenrods Eastern MA September 19, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 2 MNLA MCH: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 9
Robert P. Tristram Coffin Wild Flower Sanctuary ME/NH/VT September 20, 2020 Botany + Conservation Field: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 3
Asters after Hours Eastern MA September 25, 2020
LaPlatte River Marsh, Shelburne, VT ME/NH/VT September 25, 2020 Botany + Conservation Field: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 4
Introduction to Grasses Identification CT/RI September 26, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic MALP MCLP: 2 MNLA MCH: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 4
Tracing Landscape History: Cambridge Eastern MA September 30, 2020 Horticulture + Design Landscape: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: .5 NOFA AOLCP: 2
Native Plants for Native Birds CT/RI October 8, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: all certificates MALP MCLP: 1 MNLA MCH: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 3.5
Rock Lichens Eastern MA October 10, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany MNLA MCH: NOFA AOLCP: 5
Creating Fall Color Western MA October 23, 2020 Horticulture + Design MALP MCLP: .5 NOFA AOLCP: 2
Arbor Day Eastern MA