Spring Blooming Tree and Shrub Walk
May 10, 2017
3:00 – 5:00 pm
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Bowditch Hall, UMass Amherst
201 Natural Resources Road
Amherst, Massachusetts 01003
After a long New England winter, flowering trees and shrubs are a sure sign that spring has finally arrived. Participants will learn key identification features for a variety of spring blooming plants, with an emphasis on ornamental features. Tips for tree and shrub identification and how to tell similar species apart will be discussed. Approximately 25 plants will be covered along with appropriate siting and cultural practices. Dress for walking; held outdoors rain or shine.
1 MCH credit available
Preregistration required as space is limited; the cost is $75 or $68 per person for three or more registrations from the same company (10% discount).
Visit the UMass Extension website for more information and to register or contact UMass Extension at 413-545-0895 or email Ellen Weeks.
DISCLAIMER: Although every reasonable effort is made to provide the speakers, topics, and sessions listed, some changes or substitutions may occur. Speakers and sessions are subject to cancellation or change up to and including the day the session(s) are scheduled to be held. Changes or cancellations are made at the discretion of MNLA and may be done without notifying attendees. If sessions are changed or canceled no refunds should be expected. Submission of the registration form acknowledges acceptance of this provision.
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