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Whetstone Park of Roses

3901 North High Street

Columbus, OH 43214

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Invasive Plants in Your Backyard

An OIPC Workshop for landowners and land managers, in cooperation with Columbus Recreation and Parks. Programs focus on invasive plants in your yard and their control. This workshop includes morning refreshments and programs, a prepaid lunch (or bring your own lunch), a field trip on the grounds of the Whetstone Park of Roses to identify invasive plants, and a plant sale. If you plan on joining us for the walk, wear comfortable shoes.

Workshop Pricing
$20 - Workshop and Turkey Box Lunch
$20 - Workshop and Tuna Salad Box Lunch
$20 - Workshop and Vegetarian Box Lunch
$10 - Workshop Only

Online registration ends on September 13th.
Lunch orders will not be taken after September 8th.

Workshop Schedule

9:30-10:00am Registration and refreshments

10:00am "Good Plants Gone Bad: An Overview of Invasive Plants"
Jennifer Windus, OIPC President

10:45am “Ecological Restoration in the Olentangy Watershed by Columbus Recreation & Parks”
Marylouise Bohannon, Columbus Ecological Restoration Program

11:30am Break to review invasive plant specimens
Lunch (Box lunches from Panera Bread, if pre-ordered, or bring your own)

12:30pm “Choosing Good Alternatives for Invasive Plants”
David Listerman, Listerman & Associates, OIPC Board

1:00-2:30pm Field trip at Whetstone Park of Roses to review invasive plants & control
techniques (break into smaller groups)

2:30pm Return to for plant sale
Plants provided by The Dawes Arboretum


Workshop Location

Whetstone Park of Roses
3901 North High Street
Columbus, Ohio

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Whetstone Park of Roses

3901 North High Street

Columbus, OH 43214

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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