CSU Online Summer Course – HORT 325_Native Plants in the Landscape

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CSU Online Summer Course – HORT 325_Native Plants in the Landscape

May 13 @ 8:00 am August 4 @ 5:00 pm MDT

CSU Online | May 13 – August 4, 2024 (12 weeks)

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Students in this course will evaluate the diversity of native annuals, perennials, ornamental grasses, and woody plants suitable for use in landscapes in North America. Selection and maintenance characteristics will be discussed. The plants covered in this course tend to be less well known but are available in the industry. Students will learn landscape design principles, the process of planting design, and the preparation of planting plans.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

-Students in this course will evaluate the diversity of native annuals, perennials, ornamental grasses, and woody plants suitable for use in landscapes in North America.

-Students will learn to build a portfolio of ideal native plants to use in landscapes.

-Students will gain knowledge in environmental site analysis, landscape design, and planting plans.

CSU Online | May 13 – August 4, 2024 (12 weeks)



Instructors: Jennifer Bousselot, Kelly Curl, and Deryn Davidson

Non-credit course option:

Contact Kelly.curl@colostate.edu with questions.

https://www.online.colostate.edu/courses/AGLL/AGLL2800.dot