University of Connecticut

Events Calendar

S20/16 Winter ID of Wild Herbaceous Plants

Thursday, February 6, 2020
10:00am – 12:00pm

Bartlett Arboretum, Stamford, 151 Brookdale Rd Stamford, CT 06903

Use two different keys to identify common dry plants in the winter during this hands-on program. Recognize plants in the winter landscape, focus on distinctive characteristics of herbaceous plants, practice using dichotomous keys, and review scientific names and plant families, definitions of natives, invasives, and alien species, etc. Multiple copies of Weeds in Winter by Lauren Brown and Winter Weed Finder by Dorcas S. Miller will be available. Participants are encouraged to bring their own resources to use, annotate and compare.


Extension (primary), College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources, UConn Master Calendar

Control Panel