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Selecting Native Woody Plants for the Maine Garden


  • Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens (map)

Improve your understanding, knowledge and appreciation of North American native woody plants and their use in northeastern landscapes. Recommended species, cultivars and sources for materials will be featured. Horticulturist Justin Nichols will introduce students to native trees and shrubs to use in different horticultural settings, based on their habitat preferences in nature. During forays into the field, students will encounter and discuss caring for native plants, soil considerations, controls for invasive plants and more.

To register, go to the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens events page and click on October 11th to find the event.

Event schedule is 9:30 am to 4:00 pm on October 11th and 12th

$130 CMBG member/$155 nonmember

Later Event: October 19
ASLA Conference