This workshop is appropriate for beginners and propagators with some experience. Take one or both classes. Part 1 explores seed biology, overcoming dormancy, and sowing techniques.
Instructor: Kate Stafford, is a horticulturalist and Nursery Operations Manager and Propagator at Nasami Farm. Working at New England Wild Flower Society’s Nasami Farm in Whately, MA, Kate Stafford focuses on growing the region’s native plants from wild-harvested, sustainably collected seed. Kate also runs the nursery volunteer program, teaches courses, and writes articles. She has a profound interest in plant communities and the life they support. She received a BS in Biology from the University of Massachusetts.