Homegrown: What’s in a Name + Plant Identification - Thursday, May 3, 2018: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Homegrown: What’s in a Name + Plant Identification  - Thursday, May 3, 2018: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Enhance your homeschool program with hands-on fun and educational classes. Price per child: $10.

All programs require preregistration.

What’s in a Name + Plant Identification

“Is that poison ivy?” Ever been unsure what a plant is in the garden? In this lesson, we will learn the basics of plant classification and taxonomy. We’ll look at how plants are name and categorized. From trees, to shrubs, grasses, perennials, annuals, fungi and bacteria, we’ll explore the garden looking for all sorts organisms and what the most important identifying morphological characteristics are to tell one plant from another. This will include close looks at things like leaves, needles, fascicles, bark, flowers, seeds and fruit. Join us for this fun and educational field trip.

Thurday, May 3, 2018: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Cost: $10 per person

University of Tennessee Gardens, Knoxville Cancellation & Refund Policy:
Classes may be cancelled due to insufficient enrollment. A full refund will be made in the event the UT Gardens cancels a class.

Individual Cancellations
If you find you cannot attend the class or lecture you’ve registered for, please email dstowell@utk.edu and let us know. A full refund of the registration will be issued for cancellations made at least 30 days prior to the event. A 50% refund will be issued 15 days prior to the event. No refunds will be made for cancellations made fewer than 7 days before the event.

If you are unable to attend a program due to an unforeseen issue, you may transfer the class fee to another class. This class transfer must be redeemed within 6 months of your original class registration. If the class you transfer your fee to is greater than your original registration fee, you will need to pay the difference. If the class you wish to transfer the fee to is less that your original fee you will not be reimbursed the difference. In order to transfer the registration fee you must email dstowell@utk.edu within 24 hours of the starting class time.

Cancellations received (by email or phone) 7 days prior to the camp session will receive a full refund of their registration. Refunds within 7 days of the camp session are not possible due to financial commitments to the camp.

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