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Field Identification:Uses of Evergreens


Students in this course will focus on evergreen trees and select shrubs that coat the winter landscape in green. Evergreens lend stability and weight to created and natural environments. This course is held at the Arnold Arboretum so students may take advantage of the wonderful conifer and broadleaf collections that are hardly in New England, presented by family. Form, leaf, and bark texture along with other distinctive features are examined through slides, the living collection, and cut specimens.

Credits 1.5 Credits
Prerequisites * None.
Co-Requisites None.
Fall, Spring


* Prerequisites listed are for onsite degree programs only.  For questions regarding prerequisites for Professional & Continuing Education, The Sustainable Design Institute or The Landscape Institute please call the office at 617-585-0101 or email pce@the-bac.edu. For questions regarding prerequisites for the Distance track Master of Architecture please call 617-585-0390 or email dmarch@the-bac.edu. If you are looking at the course page of a 4000 series course, the prerequisites listed on the page do apply to you.

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