AE21 BREG Round Table: Permaculture and Plants

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Thursday April 1

9:30 AM  –  11:00 AM


BREG Round Table: Permaculture and Plants

ONLINE*  Thursday, April 1; 9:30 - 11 a.m.

Instructors: Jennifer Verprauskus and Sarah Coury

Free | Suggested donation $15

BREG Elective credit (1 hr)


Join in this discussion about permaculture and plants in the home landscape. We'll share a few tips to apply ecological principles and methods in your gardening practice. A facilitated discussion with faculty and students in the Blue Ridge Eco-Gardener (BREG) program, anyone is welcome to attend with questions and tips for what works for growing in our region. Additional information will be available for those interested in the Arboretum's Blue Ridge Eco-Gardener Certificate of Merit program.


*Instructions for joining via Zoom will be sent by email the day prior. Please add to your contacts so our emails do not end up in your spam folder. This is a live, interactive class, though recordings of class sessions can be made available to registered participants by request if they are not able to attend at the scheduled time.


Jennifer Verprauskus is a North Carolina Licensed Landscape Architect and a Permaculture Design Certificate Holder. She studied Landscape Architecture at the University of Massachusetts. Since graduating, she has traveled the world to help people grow trees and their own food. She is the founder of both UpBeet Landscapes and BareRoot Designs, PLLC.


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Additional donations are always welcome and appreciated. Proceeds go to support intergenerational education at the North Carolina Arboretum.