Growing Woody Plants from Seeds

Date: 

Saturday, October 27, 2018, 9:00am to 12:30pm

Location: 

Arnold Arboretum

Location: Dana Greenhouse, Arnold Arboretum, 1050 Centre Street, Jamaica Plain

Learn about seed biology, embryo dormancy, and factors present in woody plant seeds with Arnold Arboretum propagator Sean Halloran. The class will focus on seed storage and various treatment techniques, including over-wintering and aftercare. Dress appropriately for indoor and outdoor learning as participants will collect seeds from the Arboretum’s Living Collections. Appropriate for those who have succeeded at growing some plants from seed and are ready for greater challenges. Post-class nurturing will be required. Fee for all materials is included in the cost of the class.

Fee $55 member, $68 nonmember

Register at my.arboretum.harvard.edu or call 617-384-5277.