Level 1: Introduction to Native Landscapes 

• Learn the value of including and preserving native plants in landscapes 

• Understand the differences between sustainable and conventional development 

• Discover your Texas ecoregion, vegetation, and soil 

• Become familiar with 45 native Texas plants recommended for your landscape and 5 plants to avoid 

The course includes a classroom session and an outdoor plant knowledge walk. 

The Native Plant Society (NPSOT) offers two levels of certificates: 

Completion - attend the full day 

Competency - attend the full day and pass a test at the end of the class 

Students graduating with either certificate may progress to another level.


Event Location: 
George W. Bush Presidential Library
2943 SMU Blvd
Dallas , TX
Date and Time: 
Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 9:00am to 5:00pm