Clemson University

South Carolina Native Plant Certificate Core Class: Basic Botany (Charleston)

Thursday, February 29, 2024
South Carolina Native Plant Certificate Core Class: Basic Botany (Charleston) 2.29.24 This introductory course develops a foundation of knowledge and a working vocabulary for all other courses by exploring the basics of plants - their classification, structure, functions, lifecycle, reproduction strategies, and communities through classroom readings and hands-on activities. As part of the class materials, you will receive the following books: Brian Capon, Botany for Gardeners and James G. Harris and Melinda Woolf Harris, Plant Terminology: An Illustrated Guide. Basic botany is required for all other courses.

Cancellation Policy:

  • Cancellations made more than 5 business days prior to the class will be subject to a 20% processing fee.
  • Class registration cannot be transferred to other classes.
  • Cancellations made 5 business days before the class will be refunded at the discretion of the SCBG.
  • If the class is cancelled due to low registration or unforeseen circumstances, refunds will be made as soon as possible.

Thursday, February 29 at 9:00am to 5:00pm

259 Meeting St. 2nd Floor, Charleston, SC 29401

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South Carolina Botanical Garden

Target Audience

General Public


SC Botanical Garden, SCNP certificate classes




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