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Thu, Oct 24, 6:15pm - Nov 21, 8:15pm (5 sessions)

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Midtown, Manhattan
20 W 44th St 3F
Btwn 5th & 6th Avenues
New York, New York 10036
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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 14
Teacher: Jennifer Bakshi

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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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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Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
6:15pm - 8:15pm Jennifer Bakshi 5 $251.10
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Thu, Oct 31 6:15pm - 8:15pm Jennifer Bakshi
Thu, Nov 07 6:15pm - 8:15pm Jennifer Bakshi
Thu, Nov 14 6:15pm - 8:15pm Jennifer Bakshi
Thu, Nov 21 6:15pm - 8:15pm Jennifer Bakshi
10:30am - 12:30pm Jennifer Bakshi 5 $279
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Thu, Jan 23 10:30am - 12:30pm Jennifer Bakshi
Thu, Jan 30 10:30am - 12:30pm Jennifer Bakshi
Thu, Feb 06 10:30am - 12:30pm Jennifer Bakshi
Thu, Feb 13 10:30am - 12:30pm Jennifer Bakshi
6:15pm - 8:15pm Jennifer Bakshi 5 $279
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Mon, Mar 16 6:15pm - 8:15pm Jennifer Bakshi
Mon, Mar 23 6:15pm - 8:15pm Jennifer Bakshi
Mon, Mar 30 6:15pm - 8:15pm Jennifer Bakshi
Mon, Apr 06 6:15pm - 8:15pm Jennifer Bakshi

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New York Botanical Garden

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