Garden Botany: Instructor Gayle Gratop from the Coconino County Cooperative Extension (the folks who offer the Master Gardeners certification) talks about the basic needs and functions of plants in this class that uses botany to help you become a better gardener.
About this instructor:
Gayle Gratop, Cooperative Extension. Gayle has been a resident of northern Arizona since 1996. Her love of native plants was initiated in the western Sierra after many long hikes botanizing with her ranger friend in Sequoia National Park. For the past 15 years, Gayle has focused her career on working with plants in many different capacities. She has worked in the fields of plant conservation, habitat restoration, horticulture and, most recently, agricultural education. In her spare time, Gayle loves to use the excuse of hiking as an opportunity to geek out on the amazing plants of northern Arizona. She looks forward to assisting you though your gardening endeavors at Root Camp!