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Horticulture II (Plant Knowledge) BHT102

Distance Learning Plant Knowledge Horticultural Course

“This course focuses on the identification, care and use of plants”.

Understand differences in plant appearance.

Understand cultural requirements.

Learn to identify, care and use plants in a systematic way.

A natural progression from Horticulture I, but can be taken in its own right.

All tutors are highly experienced and qualified.

 

Course Outline

1. 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

2. Use of Plants

  • plant selection
  • soils

3. Australian Native Plants

  • the growing of native shrubs and trees
  • including the selection
  • culture and use of different species

4. Exotic Ornamental Plants

  • techniques for the growing of exotic ornamental shrubs and trees, including the selection, culture and use of different species

5. Indoor & Tropical Plants

  • growing indoor plants, including selection, culture and use of different varieties

6. Bedding Plants

  • growing, selection, culture and use of different varieties.

7. Vegetables

  • techniques for the growing of edible crop plants, including selection, culture and use of vegetables, fruit, berries and nuts (Part A).

8. Fruits, Nuts & Berries

9. Herbs

10. Alternative Growing Techniques

  • hydroponics
  • container growing
  • terrariums
  • determine appropriate applications for a range of alternative growing methods

 

Enrol Now

  • Experienced Tutor support
  • Certificate sent to you
  • Online study (Printed notes available)
  • Self paced - no set timetable
  • 12 months to complete course

From: $35.00 / week for 19 weeks

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Distance Learning Plant Knowledge Horticultural Course

“This course focuses on the identification, care and use of plants”.

Understand differences in plant appearance.

Understand cultural requirements.

Learn to identify, care and use plants in a systematic way.

A natural progression from Horticulture I, but can be taken in its own right.

All tutors are highly experienced and qualified.

 

Course Outline

1. 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

2. Use of Plants

  • plant selection
  • soils

3. Australian Native Plants

  • the growing of native shrubs and trees
  • including the selection
  • culture and use of different species

4. Exotic Ornamental Plants

  • techniques for the growing of exotic ornamental shrubs and trees, including the selection, culture and use of different species

5. Indoor & Tropical Plants

  • growing indoor plants, including selection, culture and use of different varieties

6. Bedding Plants

  • growing, selection, culture and use of different varieties.

7. Vegetables

  • techniques for the growing of edible crop plants, including selection, culture and use of vegetables, fruit, berries and nuts (Part A).

8. Fruits, Nuts & Berries

9. Herbs

10. Alternative Growing Techniques

  • hydroponics
  • container growing
  • terrariums
  • determine appropriate applications for a range of alternative growing methods

 

Send me free info pack

Enrol Now

  • Experienced Tutor support
  • Certificate sent to you
  • Online study (Printed notes available)
  • Self paced - no set timetable
  • 12 months to complete course

From: $35.00 / week for 19 weeks

Clear

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