Native Plant Trust

Classes & Field Studies

Title State Start Date Subject Certificate CEU
Plant Families online May 1, 2021 Botany + Conservation Basic Core MALP MCLP: 2; MNLA MCH: 1; NOFA AOLCP: 12
Designing with Native Plants online May 1, 2021 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 2; MNLA MCH: 1; NOFA AOLCP: 12
Plants 102 online May 1, 2021 Botany + Conservation Elective: Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 2; MNLA MCH: 1; NOFA AOLCP: 12
Plants 101 online May 1, 2021 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic MALP MCLP: 2; MNLA MCH: 1; NOFA AOLCP: 12
Gardening for Pollinators online May 1, 2021 Horticulture + Design Elective: all certificates MALP MCLP: 2; MNLA MCH: 1; NOFA AOLCP: 12
Plant Form and Function online May 1, 2021 Botany + Conservation Basic Core MALP MCLP: 2; MNLA MCH: 1; NOFA AOLCP: 12
Plant Ecology online/Eastern MA June 9, 2021 Botany + Conservation Basic Core MALP MCLP: 2; MNLA MCH: 1; NOFA AOLCP: 12; SAF CFE: 3
Field Identification Techniques online/Eastern MA June 11, 2021 Botany + Conservation Advanced Core, Botany MALP MCLP: 2; MNLA MCH: 1; NOFA AOLCP: 12
Meadow Gardens Eastern MA June 13, 2021 Horticulture + Design Landscape: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MNLA MCH: .5; NOFA AOLCP: 2
Strategies for Invasive Plants Management online June 16, 2021 Botany + Conservation Elective: Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: .5; MNLA MCH: .5; NOFA AOLCP: 1; SAF CFE: 1
New England Roses online June 17, 2021 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1; MNLA MCH: 1; NOFA AOLCP: 4
Floodplain Botany Eastern MA June 19, 2021 Botany + Conservation Field: Basic and Advanced, Botany MNLA MCH: .5; NOFA AOLCP: 3
Botanical Inventory Methods and Techniques online/Eastern MA June 24, 2021 Botany + Conservation Advanced Core, Botany MALP MCLP: 2; MNLA MCH: 1; NOFA AOLCP: 6; SAF CFE: 6
Managing Yards for Plant Biodiversity online June 24, 2021 Horticulture + Design MALP MCLP: 1; MNLA MCH: .5; NOFA AOLCP: 2
Grasses, Sedges, Rushes: An Identification Guide - Author Book Talk online June 25, 2021 Botany + Conservation NOFA AOLCP: 1
Plant Play online June 26, 2021 Children + Families
Flora of New England Coastal Sand Dunes Eastern MA June 27, 2021 Botany + Conservation Field: Basic and Advanced, Botany MNLA MCH: .5; NOFA AOLCP: 2
Plant Families Eastern MA July 7, 2021 Botany + Conservation Basic Core MALP MCLP: 2; MNLA MCH: 1; NOFA AOLCP: 12
Wetland Plants VT July 8, 2021 Botany + Conservation Field: Basic and Advanced, Botany MNLA MCH: .5; NOFA AOLCP: 3
Gardening for Climate Change Western MA July 8, 2021 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 1; MNLA MCH: .5; NOFA AOLCP: 3
Harvard Designs: Arboretum and Science Complex Eastern MA July 9, 2021 Horticulture + Design Landscape: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MNLA MCH: 1; NOFA AOLCP: 4; LACES credits offered through cosponsor
Plant Play online July 10, 2021 Children + Families
Native Species, Cultivars, and Selections: What's the Difference? Eastern MA July 16, 2021 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 1; MNLA MCH: .5; NOFA AOLCP: 2
Aquatic Plant Identification and Biology Western MA July 17, 2021 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1; MNLA MCH: 1; NOFA AOLCP: 3
Harvey Butler Rhododendron Sanctuary ME July 18, 2021 Botany + Conservation Field: Basic and Advanced, Botany MNLA MCH: .5; NOFA AOLCP: 3
Roots of Black Botany: The Contributions and Struggles of George Washington Carver, Marie Clark Taylor, and O’Neil Ray Collins online July 20, 2021 Botany + Conservation Elective: all certificates NOFA AOLCP: 1
Milkweeds and Dogbanes Eastern MA July 22, 2021 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1; MNLA MCH: 1; NOFA AOLCP: 4
Garden Challenges Eastern MA July 23, 2021 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 1; MNLA MCH: .5; NOFA AOLCP: 4
Plant Play online July 24, 2021 Children + Families
Introduction to Ferns Western MA July 24, 2021 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic MALP MCLP: 1; MNLA MCH: .5; NOFA AOLCP: 4
Native Herbaceous Plant Materials, Late Season Eastern MA July 26, 2021 Horticulture + Design Advanced Core, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 1; MNLA MCH: 1; NOFA AOLCP: 5
Tick-trefoils and Bush-clovers Eastern MA July 28, 2021 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1; MNLA MCH: 1; NOFA AOLCP: 3
Orchids of New England Eastern MA August 5, 2021 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1; MNLA MCH: .5; NOFA AOLCP: 4
Climate Change and Plant Regeneration from Seed Eastern MA August 6, 2021 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 1; MNLA MCH: .5; NOFA AOLCP: 2
Beauty of the Wild Author Book Talk online August 6, 2021 Horticulture + Design NOFA AOLCP: 1
Planning for Pollinators at Casey Farm RI August 7, 2021 Horticulture + Design Landscape: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MNLA MCH: .5; NOFA AOLCP: 2
Plant Play online August 7, 2021 Children + Families
Exploring the Rushes: Identification and Taxonomy online August 12, 2021 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: .5; MNLA MCH: .5; NOFA AOLCP: 1
Upper Cape Landscapes Eastern MA August 13, 2021 Horticulture + Design Landscape: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MNLA MCH: .5; NOFA AOLCP: 3; LACES credits offered through cosponsor
Shade Gardens: Embracing the Dark Side online August 14, 2021 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 1; MNLA MCH: 2; NOFA AOLCP: 3
Creating Native Plant Palettes for Beauty and Biodiversity online August 17, 2021 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MALP MCLP: .5; MNLA MCH: .5; NOFA AOLCP: 1
New England Plant Communities Western MA August 18, 2021 Botany + Conservation Advanced Core, Botany MALP MCLP: 2; MNLA MCH: 1; NOFA AOLCP: 12
Navigating Public Design, Part 2 Eastern MA August 19, 2021 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture MNLA MCH: .5; NOFA AOLCP: 4
Plant Play online August 21, 2021 Children + Families
Natural Community Mapping of the Sanctuaries online August 24, 2021 Botany + Conservation Elective: all certificates NOFA AOLCP: 1; SAF CFE: 1
Native Woody Plant Materials Eastern MA August 27, 2021 Horticulture + Design Advanced Core, Horticulture MALP MCLP: 2; MNLA MCH: 1; NOFA AOLCP: 6
Sandplain Grasslands Eastern MA August 29, 2021 Botany + Conservation Field: Basic and Advanced, Botany MNLA MCH: .5; NOFA AOLCP: 2
Plant-insect Interactions Western MA September 2, 2021 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: .5; MNLA MCH: .5; NOFA AOLCP: 2
Plant Play online September 4, 2021 Children + Families
Understanding and Managing Soils Western MA September 10, 2021 Horticulture + Design Basic Core MNLA MCH: 1; NOFA AOLCP: 6; SAF CFE: 3
Around the World in 80 Plants Author Book Talk online September 10, 2021 Botany + Conservation NOFA AOLCP: 1
Asters and Goldenrods Eastern MA September 11, 2021 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany MALP MCLP: 2; MNLA MCH: .5; NOFA AOLCP: 4
Cultivating Your Plant Communities Eastern MA September 15, 2021 Horticulture + Design Elective: all certificates MALP MCLP: 2; MNLA MCH: .5; NOFA AOLCP: 9
Invasive Plants: Identification, Documentation, and Control Eastern MA September 16, 2021 Botany + Conservation Advanced Core, Botany MALP MCLP: 2; MNLA MCH: 1; NOFA AOLCP: 6
Native Plant Dyes Eastern MA September 23, 2021 NOFA AOLCP: 3
LaPlatte River Marsh VT September 24, 2021 Botany + Conservation Field: Basic and Advanced, Botany MNLA MCH: .5; NOFA AOLCP: 4
The Meaning of Gardens online September 25, 2021 Horticulture + Design Elective: Basic and Advanced, Horticulture NOFA AOLCP: 1
Gathering Seeds in the Clouds: Conservation on Katahdin online September 26, 2021 Botany + Conservation Elective: Basic and Advanced, Botany NOFA AOLCP: 1
Tracing Conservation History: Back Bay Eastern MA September 29, 2021 Horticulture + Design Landscape: all certificates NOFA AOLCP: 1
Native Green Garden Author Book Talk online October 1, 2021 Horticulture + Design NOFA AOLCP: 1