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Horticulture B (Plant Knowledge) Online Course

Horticulture B (Plant Knowledge) Online Course

Learn about the system of plant identification; once you know the "system" remembering names becomes easier.

  • Learn shortcuts to identifying plants, and how to pronounce plant names
  • Discover a pattern to cultural requirements, pest susceptibility, propagation methods and other plant characteristics.
  • Expand the number of plants you can identify, and set yourself on track to keep expanding that ability after completing this course.

Study with the support of experienced and highly qualified tutors. Available as online course, or by correspondence. Payment Plans available.

There are 10 lessons in this course:

  • The Groups of Plants setting a framework for the whole subject. Learn to identify plants from a wide range of taxonomic and cultural groups, using a range of different techniques.
  • Use of Plants plant selection, soils.
  • Australian Native Plants -The growing of native shrubs and trees, including the selection, culture and use of different species.
  • Exotic Ornamental Plants -Techniques for the growing of exotic ornamental shrubs and trees, including the selection, culture and use of different species.
  • Indoor & Tropical Plants -Growing indoor plants, including selection, culture and use of different varieties
  • Bedding Plants -Bedding plants...growing, selection, culture and use of different varieties.
  • Vegetables -Techniques for the growing of edible crop plants, including selection, culture and use of vegetables, fruit, berries and nuts (Part A).
  • Fruits, Nuts & Berries
  • Herbs
  • Alternative Growing Techniques hydroponics, container growing, terrariums. Determine appropriate applications for a range of alternative growing methods

Aims

  • Identify plants from a wide range of taxonomic and cultural groups, using a range of different techniques.
  • Determine techniques for the growing of native shrubs and trees, including the selection, culture and use of different species.
  • Determine techniques for the growing of exotic ornamental shrubs and trees, including the selection, culture and use of different species.
  • Determine techniques for the growing of indoor plants, including selection, culture and use of different varieties.
  • Determine techniques for the growing of bedding plants, including selection, culture and use of different varieties.
  • Develop techniques for the growing of edible crop plants, including selection, culture and use of vegetables, fruit, berries and nuts.
  • Determine appropriate applications for a range of alternative growing methods.

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