Native Plant Trust

Classes & Field Studies

Title State Start Date Subject Certificate CEU
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
Gardening for Pollinators online April 20, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: all certificates MALP MCLP: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 12
Designing with Native Plants online April 20, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic MALP MCLP: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 12
Plant Families (online) online May 15, 2020 Botany + Conservation Basic Core
Plant Ecology (online) online June 26, 2020 Botany + Conservation Basic Core
Plant Form and Function (online) online August 14, 2020 Botany + Conservation Basic Core MALP MCLP: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 12
Field Identification Techniques online September 14, 2020 Botany + Conservation Advanced Core, Botany MALP MCLP: 2 MNLA MCH: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 12
Cultivating Your Plant Communities online September 18, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: all certificates MALP MCLP: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 9
Introduction to Grasses Identification online September 26, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic MALP MCLP: 2 MNLA MCH: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 4
New England Plant Communities online September 27, 2020 Botany + Conservation Advanced Core, Botany MALP MCLP: 2 MNLA MCH: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 12
Invasive Plants: Identification, Impacts, and Management online October 3, 2020 Botany + Conservation Advanced Core, Botany MALP MCLP: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 7 SAF CFE: 7
Botanical Inventory Methods and Techniques online October 5, 2020 Botany + Conservation Advanced Core, Botany MALP MCLP: 2 MNLA MCH: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 7
Wildflowers of New England online October 7, 2020 Botany + Conservation Basic Core
Introduction to Designing with Native Plants online October 8, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: .5 NOFA AOLCP: 1
Rock Lichens online October 10, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany MNLA MCH: NOFA AOLCP: 5
Wetland Identification and Delineation online October 15, 2020 Botany + Conservation Advanced Core, Botany MALP MCLP: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 7 SAF CFE: 7
Seed Conservation online October 16, 2020 Botany + Conservation Advanced Core, Botany MALP MCLP: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 9
Propagation: Native Seeds online October 17, 2020 Horticulture + Design Advanced Core, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 4
University of Vermont Pringle Herbarium online October 19, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany NOFA AOLCP: 1
Introduction to Species Distribution Modeling online October 20, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: .5 NOFA AOLCP: 1 SAF CFE: 1
Eco-restorative Garden Design online October 24, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 2.5
Native Species, Cultivars, and Selections: What’s the Difference? online October 27, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 2
Aquatic Habitats of the Northeast online October 28, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: .5 NOFA AOLCP: 1 SAF CFE: 1
Plant Diversity Symposium online October 29, 2020 Elective: all certificates NOFA AOLCP: 4 SAF CFE: 4
Residential Landscape Design Eastern MA November 3, 2020 Horticulture + Design Advanced Core, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 15
Framework Trees of New England Western MA November 5, 2020 Botany + Conservation Basic Core MAA MCA: 2 MALP MCLP: 2 MNLA MCH: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 14
Climate Change and Native Plants Eastern MA November 6, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: all certificates MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 2
Slow Gardening Western MA November 14, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 2
Rare Flora of the Sanctuaries online November 17, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: all certificates MALP MCLP: .5 NOFA AOLCP: 1
Brown University Herbarium online November 18, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany NOFA AOLCP: 1
Shrubs in Winter Eastern MA November 21, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany MAA MCA: 1 MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 4.5
Plant Genetic Diversity Eastern MA December 2, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 2
Ecological Gardening online December 3, 2020 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: .5 NOFA AOLCP: 1
Botanical Phenology online December 8, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: .5 NOFA AOLCP: 1
Plant Evolution, Part 1 online December 15, 2020 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: .5 NOFA AOLCP: 1
University of Connecticut George Safford Torrey Herbarium online January 12, 2021 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany NOFA AOLCP: 1
Color and Texture in the Garden online January 14, 2021 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 1 NOFA AOLCP: 3
Winter Botany Eastern MA January 15, 2021 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 6
History and Principles of Landscape Design Eastern MA January 20, 2021 Horticulture + Design Advanced Core, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 12
Native Plant Trust Book Club: Around the World in 80 Trees online January 21, 2021 Elective: all certificates
Native Woody Plant Materials Eastern MA January 22, 2021 Horticulture + Design Advanced Core, Horticulture MAA MCA: 2 MALP MCLP: 2 NOFA AOLCP: 6
Native Plants in American Gardens: A Brief History online January 23, 2021 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture
Seeds: Wild versus Commercial online February 2, 2021 Botany + Conservation Elective: all certificates
Garden Design for Child Development Eastern MA February 5, 2021 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture
Plant Systematics online February 6, 2021 Botany + Conservation Advanced Core, Botany
Plant Nutrients Western MA February 7, 2021 Horticulture + Design Elective: all certificates
Harvard University Herbaria online February 9, 2021 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany
Research at the Sanctuaries online February 11, 2021 Botany + Conservation Elective: all certificates
Winter Pruning Eastern MA February 13, 2021 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic
Reading Landscapes: Place as Creation and Reflection online February 18, 2021 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture
Understanding and Managing Soils Western MA February 19, 2021 Horticulture + Design Basic Core
Tales from the Field Eastern MA February 20, 2021
Plant Evolution, Part 2 online February 23, 2021 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany
Bedstraws Eastern MA February 25, 2021 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany
Rare Plant Families Eastern MA February 26, 2021 Botany + Conservation Elective: all certificates
Landscape for Life Eastern MA March 4, 2021 Horticulture + Design Advanced Core, Horticulture
Conservation Biology Western MA March 7, 2021 Botany + Conservation Advanced Core, Botany
Winter Pruning Eastern MA March 10, 2021 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic
University of Maine Herbarium online March 12, 2021 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany
Site Analysis online March 17, 2021 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture
Green in the Winterscape Eastern MA March 20, 2021 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany
Diversify Your Lawn online March 23, 2021 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture
Meadows 1-2-3 Western MA March 26, 2021 Horticulture + Design Elective Advanced, Horticulture
Vernal Mustards Eastern MA March 27, 2021 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany