PLHRT 5000

PLHRT 5000

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2022-2023.

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.

  • 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.
  • Create a chart comparing seasonal interest, ecological functions, and site conditions of all plants.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - First.  Combined with: PLHRT 3000

  • 2 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 11794 PLHRT 5000   LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person