North Carolina Botanical Garden


Local Trees

with Wren Gershman, Master of Forestry

The registration period has closed for this event.

Date: Saturdays October 20 and 27

Time: 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Fee: $65 ($58 Members)


This six-hour course is perfect for those just beginning their study of trees or for recent transplants to the NC Piedmont who want to identify the common deciduous trees in their backyard gardens and neighborhoods. Students spend time outdoors, walking in the Garden or on the Piedmont Nature Trails, learning about common trees, how to identify them, and understanding why they grow where they do. 


No prerequisites. 


Remaining Seats: 0

Registration open through 10/20/2018 11:59 PM EST |  Refund Policy

About the Instructor

Wren is finishing a Master of Forestry at North Carolina State University, where she has been a Dendrology Teaching Assistant for four years. Wren plans to become a NC Registered Forester and Forest Manager after graduation.

Certificate in Native Plant Studies Credits

Native Plant Studies Elective Course: Credits - 0.5

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