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Fredericksburg – Learn to Landscape with Native Hill Country Plants

September 28 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

$50 – $65

Fredericksburg Chapter of the Native Plant Society of Texas

Learn to Landscape with Native Hill Country Plants

 

What:                 Native Landscaping Certification Program- Level 3

Topic:                  The Native Landscape Certification Program (NLCP) has been developed by the Native Plant Society of Texas to teach the value of including and preserving native plants in landscapes.

Level 3:  Installation and Maintenance of Native Landscapes

  • Recognize the differences between native and non-native landscapes.
  • Become familiar with how to install the different types of native plants into a landscape, including: plant choice, purchase, placement, spacing; soil choice; bed and soil preparation; planting seeds and plants; mulching.
  • Understand maintenance requirements and techniques. Create maintenance schedules for different types of native plants.

The course includes a classroom session and a 1.5-2 hour outdoor plant walk.

The Native Plant Society (NPSOT) offers two levels of certificates:
Completion – attend the full day.
Competency – attend the full day and pass a test at the end of the class.

Cost:                    Members of the Native Plant Society of Texas: $50; Non-members: $65

Become a Member:  https://npsot.org/wp/join-renew/

To Register:      https://npsot3.123signup.com/event/registration/rgfns

More Info:        https://npsot3.123signup.com/event/details/rgfns

Questions:        Registration questions: Meg Inglis, NLCP Coordinator, meg.inglis@npsot.org or 512-589-1316
Location and class specific questions: Chris Anderson, NLCP Fredericksburg Chapter Program Manager, sligo.canine@gmail.com, 830-998-8559

Instructors:       Chris Anderson, Lonnie Childs; both past Presidents of the Native Plant Society -Fredericksburg

Date:                   Saturday, September 28, 2019

Time:                  8:30-4:30 p.m. (30-45 minutes for lunch. Bring your own sack lunch)

Where:              Central Texas Electric Cooperative – 386 Friendship Lane, Fredericksburg, Texas 78624

 

Details

Date:
September 28
Time:
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Cost:
$50 – $65
Website:
https://npsot3.123signup.com/event/details/rgfns

Venue

Central Texas Electric Cooperative
386 Friendship Lane
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
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Organizer

Fredericksburg Chapter, Native Plant Society of Texas
Website:
https://npsot.org/wp/fredericksburg/