Introduction to BC Conifers (ONLINE)
Saturday, November 14
10.00am - 11.30am
VanDusen Botanical Garden’s Sam Sivertz will introduce the basics of conifer identification, featuring BC native conifers. In this online lecture, learn key characteristics of the most common conifer families, and handy tips and tricks to recognize species seen around Vancouver in both urban and wild areas. Get a closer look at cones and needles under the (virtual) microscope and see their defining patterns and features. A Garden map will be provided to guide you to find these plants at VanDusen at your leisure (admission sold separately).