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Botany for Horticulturists - ONLINE

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A strong foundation in botany is essential to understanding how to maintain a healthy landscape. This online course includes discussions on plant anatomy, plant life cycles and reproduction, taxonomy, and plant physiology. This course requires no previous knowledge of botany and is recommended as a first course in the certificate.

This course is one of eight required for the Certificate in Horticulture—a program is designed for people who plan to pursue a career in the horticulture industry and for highly motivated home gardeners who want an in-depth understanding of plants and gardening. For more information, please visit the Certificate in Horticulture webpage.

Dates:July 28 - September 3, 2020 Check for other dates
Meets:Tu and Th from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Instructor:Instructor Information
Member Fee:$ 436.00
Nonmember Fee:$ 479.00
Notes:12 sessions, Tuesdays and Thursdays: Jul 28, 30; August 4, 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27; September 1, 3. This course will take place over Zoom. You will be emailed instructions in advance of the course start date.

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.

Registration for Continuing Education online classes begins on Monday, July 13 at 12 p.m. Please check back then to register.

If you have questions about your online registration, please call us at 718-623-7220 or email

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