Event Title: NLCP Level 1
VMS-AT: AT: Native Plant Society of Texas (Enter AT#, Class Title as posted, Name of NPSOT Chapter, and Presenter)
Comments: AT23-121 NPSOT Boerne: NLCP Level 1, Presenters: Ed Noack, Veronica Hawk, Gary Fest, Brenda Fest, Terry Lashley (AT=7h)
Event Date: 4/01/2023
Event Time: 7:45a-3:00p
Learn about the benefits of native plants, desirable plants for your area and design considerations for your landscape. NLCP is a state-wide program, but classes focus on the characteristics and plants in the region in which they are taught. NOTE: The content is specific to the Boerne area.
Online Test: After completing the class and plant walk, you will be sent a link to the online test which you will have 3 days to complete.
Level 1: Introduction to Native Landscapes
Learn the value of including and preserving native plants in landscapes
Understand the differences between sustainable and conventional development
Discover your Texas ecoregion, vegetation, and soil.
Become familiar with 45 native Texas plants recommended for your landscape and 5 plants to avoid
Level 1 is a prerequisite for Level 2 and 3. Level 1 is not required for Level 4 which can be taken as a standalone class. Levels 2, 3, 4 may be taken in any order.
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.
Bring a Lunch!
Level 1: $45 for all
Register @: https://nativeplantsocietyoftexas.app.neoncrm.com/np/clients/nativeplantsocietyoftexas/event.jsp?event=1479&
To complete a mail-in registration send a request to Linda Foss at Linda.Foss@Tnpsot.org.
33 Herff Road
Registration: Linda Foss NLCP@npsot.org or (830) 218-7211
Class-specific: Veronica Hawk firstname.lastname@example.org