You’ll look at the principles and practices associated with plant selection, plant establishment, care and maintenance for amenity horticulture purposes, including turf and arboriculture.
|Prerequisites and Restrictions|| You must satisfy the following requirement(s):
|Available semesters||Semester 2 2021|
What you will learn
After successfully completing this course, you’ll be able to:
- Demonstrate an understanding of the use of Aotearoa-New Zealand native plants and exotic plants in parks and gardens.
- Show an understanding of hedges and shelter, and their establishment and maintenance.
- Understand how ground cover plants, climbers, perennial and annual plants are used in Aotearoa-New Zealand gardens.
- Describe and explain good maintenance and pruning practices for select plant groups.
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