Learn about plants and trees, including poison ivy and stinging nettle.

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Plants and Trees


  1. Know why insects are important to plants. Why do some plants only bloom at night?
  2. Start a plant from seed. Grow your plant for at least two weeks.
  3. Be able to identify 4 local trees by sight.
  4. Know 4 local trees that produce edible nuts. 
  5. Know how to recognize poison ivy.
  6. Know how to recognize poison oak.
  7. Know how to recognize stinging nettle.
  8. Know the best way to avoid contact poisoning from plants. What if you cannot avoid the plants?