PLHRT 3000

PLHRT 3000

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2018-2019.

Focuses primarily on the identification, cultural requirements, and use of northern climate annual and perennial plants in the landscape. Practical hands-on gardening experience at selected campus locations. In addition, a three-day required field trip to regional gardens, nurseries, and other industry relevant locations provides students with a great opportunity to gain exposure to the horticulture industry.

When Offered Fall (Offered alternate years).

Fees Course fee: field trip $100.

Course Attribute (CU-SBY)

  • Know by sight approximately 300-plus herbaceous garden plants.
  • Know the Genus, species, common name and Family of each of these plants.
  • Become familiar with basic aspects of the propagation, production and marketing of these plants on local, national and worldwide levels.
  • Utilize outside resources (printed or electronic) to develop and evaluate methods of propagating, growing and utilizing an annual or perennial (at the Genus or species level) we do not cover in class.
  • Develop a lifelong love and appreciation of herbaceous garden plants.

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16416 PLHRT 3000   LEC 001

  • Fee: field trip $100.

  • 16417 PLHRT 3000   LAB 401

  • Fees: field trip $100.