Woody Plant Identification: Deciduous Shrubs
Shrubs unify the landscape connecting taller shade and flowering trees to ground level plantings. Deciduous shrubs provide food and nesting sites for birds, attractive flowers and fruits, and a variety of foliage textures and colors from spring to autumn. Join us to learn how to find the best shrubs for your landscape.
All participants will receive a full-color identification manual on shade trees.
- This class qualifies for landscape architecture CEU's and is applicable for commercial landscapers.
- Each session counts for 2 CEUs for certified arborists and 2 CEUS for Pennsylvania Certified Horticulturist.
Anyone who wants to find the best shrubs for their landscape
- Identification and usage of deciduous shrubs that are hardy in Western Pennsylvania
- The physical morphology, site requirements, landscape value and any common insect pests or disease for each plant