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AT22-346 Native Landscape Certification Program (NLCP) Level 3

September 17 @ 7:45 AM - 3:00 PM

$50 – $65

Event Title: AT22-346 Native Landscape Certification Program (NLCP) Level 3

AT-VMS: AT: Native Plant Society of Texas (Enter AT#, Class Title as posted, Name of NPSOT Chapter, and Presenter)

Comments: AT22-346 Native Landscape Certification Program (NLCP) Level 3, Boerne, Presenters: Veronica Hawk, Gary Fest, Brenda Fest, Ed Noack (AT=7h)

Event Date: 9/17/2022
Event Time: 7:45a-3:00p

Event Summary:
Learn about how to install and maintain your native plant landscape! NLCP is a state-wide program, but classes focus on the characteristics and plants in the region in which they are taught. This class is presented by the Boerne Chapter and is specific to the region.

Event Description:
Level 3: Installation and Maintenance of Native Landscapes

  • Recognize differences between native and non-native landscapes
  • Become familiar with how to install the different types of native plants into a landscape, including plant choice, purchase, placement, spacing; soil choice; bed and soil preparation; planting seeds and plants; mulching
  • Understand maintenance requirements and techniques, and create maintenance schedules for the different types of native plants
  • Become familiar with 45 native Texas plants recommended for your landscape and 5 plants to avoid

Bring a Sack Lunch

Note: You must complete NLCP Level 1 before taking this class.

Online Test:  After completing the class you will be sent a link to the optional online test which you will have 3 days to complete.

Native Landscape Certification Program (NLCP)
The Native Landscape Certification Program (NLCP) is a four-level certification program that teaches the value of including and preserving native plants in landscapes. Classes focus on the characteristics and plants of the region in which they are taught. Please register for classes located in the region in which you wish to landscape. Check it out!

Registration Process

You must log in to register at the Member Price.  If you are a member, have taken a class or attended an event in the past, an account has already been created for you. You may need to create a login for that account if you have not done so.

When you “Click to register online”, a “Log In” screen pops up. Log in or create a login by filling in the email address used to complete your registration and clicking “Recover Account.”  Account records are secure and will not be shared.

Non-Members can click the X to close the login popup window and complete the form below.

NPSOT registration confirmation email – check junk mail
1 week prior to class – reminder email
3 days prior to class – an email with class materials and Zoom links
1 day prior and day-of class – final reminder emails

Class Prices and NPSOT Member Discounts

Level 1: $45 for all
Levels 2, 3, 4 and Native Landscapes for Birds:
$50 – Native Plant Society of Texas (NPSOT) members
$65 – Non-members. Become a NPSOT member

Cost: $50 or $65

Registration @ Native Plant Society of Texas (neoncrm.com)

Instructor/Presenter:
Veronica Hawk, Gary Fest, Brenda Fest, Ed Noack

Contact Information:
For cancellations: Linda Foss  Nlcp@npsot.org or (830) 218-7211. Fees may not be applied to future classes. Cancellations made by midnight on the Monday prior to class are eligible for a refund. Upon cancellation, a $10 handling fee is deducted from the refund. Thanks for your understanding in this matter.

For questions about registration: Linda Foss NLCP Coordinator  linda.foss@npsot.org or (830) 218-7211.
For questions about class & location:   Veronica Hawk  veronica.hawk@gmail.com

Organization Website:
Native Plant Society of Texas (neoncrm.com)

Sponsoring Organization:
NPSOT, Boerne Chapter

 

Details

Date:
September 17
Time:
7:45 AM - 3:00 PM
Cost:
$50 – $65
Event Category:
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Website:
https://nativeplantsocietyoftexas.app.neoncrm.com/np/clients/nativeplantsocietyoftexas/event.jsp?event=874&

Organizer

NPSOT Boerne
Email:
boerne-chapter@npsot.org
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Venue

Cibolo Center for Conservation
140 City Park Rd
Boerne, United States
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