Wednesday, July 26 and Friday, July 28, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm – Tree Identification


“I think that I shall never see/A poem lovely as a tree.” The trees of New England are both beautiful and an essential part of our flora. This two-session course will introduce you to 25- 30 common New England trees, emphasizing tree identification as well as natural history. Bring a hand lens and a bag lunch. The first class, on Wednesday, July 26 from 10 – 2, will be held at Garden in the Woods in Framingham; the second, on Friday, July 28 from 10 – 2, at an off-site location. Roland “Boot” Boutwell will lead, and the New England Wild Flower Society class is $106 for NEWFS members, $128 for nonmembers. Co-sponsored by the Massachusetts Association of Conservation Commissions.  Photo from www.lockeheemstra.com. Register online at http://www.newfs.org/learn/our-programs/tree-identification