Course Details
Price:
$279 8 seats left
Start Date:

Fri, Sep 25, 10:30am - Oct 23, 12:30pm Eastern Time (5 sessions)

Location:
NYBG Bronx, Bronx
2950 Southern Blvd
Btwn Bedford Park Blvd & Mosholu Pkwy
Bronx, New York 10458
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Important:
Venue: NYBG, Watson Room 302.
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Description
Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 14
Teacher: Jennifer Bakshi

Flexible Reschedule Policy: This provider has flexible, free rescheduling for any-in person workshop. Please see the cancellation policy for more details

What you'll learn in this latin class:

Botanical Latin is essential for anyone with a serious interest in identifying plants. But, contrary to popular belief, mastering Latin plant names need not be intimidating or boring. Review the rules of taxonomy, Latin grammar and pronunciation, and learn the history of the binomial system in use today. 


Required Texts:

Stearn's Dictionary of Plant Names for Gardeners, by William T. Stearn


Plant Identification Terminology, an Illustrated Glossary, by James G. Harris and Melinda Wolf Harris will be used during our first class.



School Notes: If you purchase the class using a CourseHorse promotion or discount, these discounts will not reflect on your NYBG receipt. Actual price paid will be reflected on your CourseHorse receipt only.

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Refund Policy

Note: This provider has a temporary cancellation policy for COVID-19 related cancellations which is as follows: 

Cancellations made 3 or more days in advance will receive a full credit for a rescheduled date with this provider   

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Original cancellation policy (non-COVID-19):

Refunds and Withdrawals

No discounts will be granted for missed classes. There are no refunds or credits once a course begins. A refund will be issued if your class is cancelled due to low enrollment. 

If you wish to withdraw from a course before it begins, you must notify the Registration Office ten full business days before the first class meeting. We will issue a refund minus a $10 processing fee.

If you must withdraw fewer than ten days before the first class meeting:

  • No refunds will be granted for: course levels 0–299 and 700–999
  • A 75% refund minus a $10 processing fee will be granted for course levels 300–599

Please note: Floral Design materials fees will not be refunded fewer than five (5) business days before class begins.


MAKE-UP POLICY

New York Botanical Garden do not offer make-up classes.

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When coming to class, please enter via Mosholu Entrance, located at 2950 Southern Boulevard, at all times. And ask for the Watson Building.

Start Dates (1)
Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
10:30am - 12:30pm Eastern Time Jennifer Bakshi 5 $279
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Fri, Oct 02 10:30am - 12:30pm Eastern Time Jennifer Bakshi
Fri, Oct 09 10:30am - 12:30pm Eastern Time Jennifer Bakshi
Fri, Oct 16 10:30am - 12:30pm Eastern Time Jennifer Bakshi
Fri, Oct 23 10:30am - 12:30pm Eastern Time Jennifer Bakshi

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