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Class: Plant Nutrients

Sat, January 29, 2022 @ 10:00 am EST - 12:00 pm EST


Three Saturday sessions:
January 29, February 5, and February 12 – 10:00am-12:00pm

What are mineral nutrients, and how do plants use them?

What are the signs of deficiencies and toxicities?

In this course, you will learn some mineral nutrient basics through an overview of soils, chemistry, and plant anatomy.

This class will explore how plants acquire, use, and translocate mineral nutrients.

We will also learn how to determine the impact of mineral nutrients on a plant’s health and how to help plants suffering from improper nutrition.

About the Instructor
George LoCascio is a horticulturist at the Museum of Science Butterfly Garden in Boston where he identifies and propagates plants, maintains hydroponics systems, designs and presents educational talks on plants, insects, and natural history. George is also a soil specialist.

$90 (Members)/$108 (Nonmembers)

Co-sponsored by Native Plant Trust.
Click here to register through Native Plant Trust.

Details

Date:
Sat, January 29, 2022
Time:
10:00 am EST - 12:00 pm EST
Event Categories:
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Organizer

Penny Lewis
Phone:
617-436-5838
Email:
ela.info@comcast.net
Website:
https://www.ecolandscaping.org/