Gardening Practices and Techniques

BIOLGY X 497.5

A practical introduction to the basics of maintaining a home garden. 

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Summer
Remote Instruction
Starting at $625.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Learn soil care, tool selection, planting and fertilizing, basic irrigation, as well as how to take advantage of sun and shade exposures

About this course:

This course offers a practical introduction to the basics of maintaining a home garden. Students gain knowledge in tool selection and care, soil preparation, planting, plant nutrition, and water requirements. Topics include common landscape problems with organic and holistic solutions; our special climate and micro-climates, including sun and shade exposures; various pruning techniques; types of irrigation systems; gardening in containers; and gardening with color including perennials, annuals, and bulbs.

Summer 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Enrollment Closed
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Wednesday 6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Location: Online
Instructor: Jill Morganelli
374607
Fee:
$625.00
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Notes

Core course in the Gardening Specialization.
Elective course in the Horticulture Certificate
Materials Required. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 30, 2020
Course Requirements
Schedule
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Date
Time
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Lecture
Wed Jun 24, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jul 1, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jul 8, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jul 15, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jul 22, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jul 29, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Aug 5, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Aug 12, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Aug 19, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Aug 26, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Sep 2, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online

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