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
Starting at $650.00
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 2022 Schedule

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Thursday 6:30PM - 9:30PM PT
Enrollment Closed
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Instructor: Jill Morganelli
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Fee:
$650.00
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Location: Remote Classroom
Notes

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

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 29, 2022
Course Requirements
Schedule
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Thu Jun 23, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
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Thu Jun 30, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Thu Jul 7, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Thu Jul 14, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Thu Jul 21, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Thu Jul 28, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Thu Aug 4, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Thu Aug 11, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Thu Aug 18, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Thu Aug 25, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
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Thu Sep 1, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Remote Classroom

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