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How to sort out wildflower parts (Breckinridge Park) by MN Jim Varnum (AT)
Thursday, March 29 2012, 10:00am - 12:00pm

 

Jim's This and That
Announcing Spring 2012 "How to" Class
How to sort out wildflower parts
Both led by NTMN Jim Varnum


How to sort out wildflower parts.  If you have a Texas Wildflower book or two and knowledge of the basic parts of plants (roots, stems, leaves and flowers) you can identify most wildflowers.  Jim takes you on a walk to study leaves and flowers of common wildflowers.  Bring wildflower books, hand lens, clipboard.  This class is designed to be approved advanced training for Master Naturalists.  Limited to 15 persons each session, RSVP required.

*  Wednesday, March 21, 12:00 PM John F. Burke Nature Preserve in FB.  RAINED OUT
*  Thursday, March 29, 10:00 AM at Breckinridge Park in Rich. (meet at Breckinridge Blvd. entrance)
*  Saturday, April 14, 10:00 AM at Cedar Ridge Preserve.
*  More later
*  NEW  Ask about a class in Tyler on June 30.

John F. Burke Nature Preserve is located at 1111 Valley View Lane, west of IH-35E in Farmers Branch.  http://www.ci.farmers-branch.tx.us/play/parks-recreation/john-f-burke-nature-preserve
Breckinridge Park - entrance near footbridge off Breckinridge Blvd off North Star just south of Renner Rd.
Cedar Ridge Preserve - 7171 Mountain Creek Parkway, 2.5 miles south of IH-20 in SW Dallas.  http://www.audubondallas.org/cedarridge.html

Jim Varnum
home  972-243-4098
cell  214-543-2055

Approved AT (2 hours max)  JEV 3/17/2012, rev 3/20/2012



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