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FISC - plant identification exam 2017

FISC - plant identification exam 2017

FISC - plant identification exam 2017. A one-day exam which results in a plant ID qualification, promoted and recognised by the Botanical Society of the British Isles.

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24/06/201724/06/2017£50.00[Read More]
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Plant Identification 1: Botany for Beginners 2017

This part-time course will help you become more familiar with around 350 local wild plants. Each module focuses on a different group of plants; we show you how to identify them, using classroom-based tuition sessions, follow-up fieldtrips to local sites, and resources including websites. We aim to increase your appreciation and understanding of the plant diversity of Leicestershire & Rutland.

You can take modules singly or in any number & combination; or you can register for all seven. Fees are £50 per module, but a discounted rate of £45 is offered to members of BSBI, LRWT or Friends of the Botanic Garden, whose names appear on current membership lists.

Additional date for Module 1 added due to popular demand. Previous date 29-30 April fully booked.

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Module 1 - Getting Started with Plant Identification.
06/05/201707/05/201718[Read More]
Module 2 - Spring Woodland Flowers
13/05/201714/05/20173[Read More]
Module 3 - Summer Meadow Flowers (Rutland)
27/05/201728/05/20174[Read More]
Module 4 - Summer Meadows Flowers (Charnwood)
03/06/201704/06/20173[Read More]
Module 5 - Plants in and by Water
08/07/201709/07/20178[Read More]
Module 6 - Weeds
19/08/201720/08/20178[Read More]
Module 7 - Trees
16/09/201717/09/201710[Read More]