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10001158.08 - Woody Plant Identification
This class presents a systematic approach to the identification and use of woody landscape plants including; deciduous and conifer trees and shrubs, vines, and groundcovers. The plant's ornamental characteristics, cultural needs, and their proper placement in the landscape are presented. Plant walks are taken throughout the community to present the plants in a landscape setting. Students are required to learn the common and botanical names (Latin names) of all the plants presented.

Academic Offering
Description This class presents a systematic approach to the identification and use of woody landscape plants including; deciduous and conifer trees and shrubs, vines, and groundcovers. The plant's ornamental characteristics, cultural needs, and their proper placement in the landscape are presented. Plant walks are taken throughout the community to present the plants in a landscape setting. Students are required to learn the common and botanical names (Latin names) of all the plants presented.
Prerequisites N/A
Corequisites N/A
Fees N/A
Credits 3.00
Credit Types Audit, Credit, Exam/Work Experience, Pass/Fail, Transfer

Contract Offering
Description Plant classification and identification techniques will be explained. Students will utilize these techniques to properly name and identify commonly used deciduous and evergreen trees and shrubs. Culture and care will also be discussed.
Prerequisites N/A
Corequisites N/A
Fees N/A
Credits 3.00
Credit Types Audit, Credit, Exam/Work Experience, Pass/Fail, Transfer

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