078) Spring Wildflowers and field trips

Lecture: Tues., 8:00–9:00 pm, March 31
Field Trips: Sat., 10:00 am, April 11, 25, May 9, 23

This course on locating and identifying wildflowers will cover botanical terms, classifications and taxonomy, and adaptations and specializations of flower forms. It will include a discussion of field guides. Field trips of approximately 2 1/2 hours will introduce students to such local preserve areas as the Herrontown Woods, the Institute Woods, Stony Brook-Millstone Nature Preserve and Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve.