Botany 101

This course will explore aspects of general Botany including plant anatomy, plant physiology, naming and classifying, plant ecology and biomes, and will conclude with basics of gardening. Knowledge of basic biology and/or chemistry concepts are not necessary to participate in the course as relevant information will be included and discussed throughout the course. Practical skills such as using a plant identification key, how to control invasive plants, seed starting and other basic gardening skills are a focus of the course.

Course #105

Instructor: Joy Schelble of UW-Extension

Location: Iron County Courthouse, 200 Taconite Street, Hurley, Wisconsin

Date and Time: Thursdays, April 9 – 30 (4 weeks), 2:00pm – 4:00pm

Cost: $25

To register: Call the Iron County UW-Extension Office for more information or to register for the class. Walk-in registrations available M-F, 8:00am-4:00pm at the Iron County UW-Extension Office in the Iron County Courthouse.