Planting Design for the Home Gardener
BIOLGY X 497.19
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A primer on residential design, site analysis, designing with plants and your site.
What you can learn.
- Learn basic design principles, how to choose site-appropriate plants, and create moods and aesthetic effects
About this course:
This course covers the principles of design for the residential garden using a combination of plant materials and built elements. Instruction includes spatial, functional, climatic, and visual analysis of the site. It also explores the design process for laying out the garden; choosing site-appropriate plants; providing structural definition; and producing desired moods, vistas, and aesthetic effects.