Including Native Shrubs in the Landscape

Spring Kickoff for Landscapers
Sustainable Landscapes Management

Date: March 30, 2017
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Location: TownePlace Suites, 50 Rosebrook Place, Wareham, MA

Sustainable landscapes are not only environmentally sound but they can also be functional, maintainable and aesthetically pleasing. Join us to learn ways to make your landscapes greener and more sustainable.

Cost: $100./person, $90 for three or more from the same company. Lunch included in the registration fee (please contact us if dietary restrictions will limit your lunch options).

Topics include:

  • Designing Pollinator Friendly Landscapes
  • Including Native Shrubs in the Landscape
  • Management of Common Diseases of Perennials in the Landscape
  • Managing Insect Pests of Trees and Shrubs Sustainably
  • Management of Invasive Plants in the Landscape

See the full agenda on the Spring Kickoff for Landscapers: Sustainable Landscapes Management page of the UMass Extension website.

Credits: Three pesticide contact hours for categories 29, 36, and Applicators License. Association credits: 2 ISA, 2 MCA, 2 MCLP, and 1 MCH.

To register: Visit the Landscape, Nursery & Urban Forestry Program Upcoming Events page of the UMass Extension website.