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Botany for Horticulturists - Section A


Botany
Class: Botany. Photo by Uli Lorimer.

A strong foundation in botany is essential to understanding how to maintain a healthy landscape. This 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. Required text for the course: Introductory Plant Biology, by Kingsley Stern.

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.

Category:HORT
Dates:February 27 - April 17, 2019 Check for other dates
Meets:W from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Instructor:Doris Loechle
Member Fee:$ 436.00
Nonmember Fee:$ 479.00
Materials Charge:$ 14.00
Notes:8 Wednesdays: February 27; March 6, 13, 20, 27; April 3, 10, 17.
You must bring your printed confirmation to the Garden for admittance to each class session. Report to the security desk at the 1000 Washington Avenue entrance, and you will be directed to your classroom. Show your confirmation for free admission to the Garden before each class. For drivers, the parking lot is located at 900 Washington Avenue. Allow 5 to 10 minutes to walk from the parking lot to the Education building.

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