Getting to Know and Love Your Ferns with Kit Sheffield

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Thursday, February 13, 2020
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Green Spring Gardens


View or download Kit Sheffield’s Fern Resource List.

What is a fern and what makes it different from other organisms? What is a “fern ally”? How do ferns grow and reproduce? How can you start to tell the ferns apart? Come and learn the answers to these and more questions.

Christmas Fern Photo by Derek Ramsey at Wikimedia [CC BY-SA 2.5]

Kit Sheffield is a Virginia Master Naturalist who has led fern-related hikes for the Virginia Native Plant Society, the Audubon Naturalist Society, the Potomac Appalachian Trail Club, the Fairfax Chapter of Virginia Master Naturalists, and the Appalachian Trail Conservancy.