PLHRT 3000

PLHRT 3000

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.

This course is an introduction to the identification, cultural requirements, and use of northern climate annual and perennial herbaceous plants in the landscape. Herbaceous plants are important parts of the landscape. They provide pollination resources and aid in habitat for fauna. In addition, they can add biodiversity and reduce stormwater runoff when used appropriately.

When Offered Fall (weeks 1-7).

Fees Field trip fee: $100.

Course Attribute (CU-SBY)

  • Recognize by sight the genus, species, and common name of approximately 100-plus herbaceous garden plants.
  • Describe the site conditions under which to grow each of these plants.
  • Comprehend aspects of design, establishment and management of annuals and perennials in the landscape.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 2 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 17062PLHRT 3000  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    No remote access for this course, as the department has deemed it impossible for students to satisfactorily meet learning goals if enrolled remotely.
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.