Planting Design for the Home Gardener

BIOLGY X 497.19

A primer on residential design, site analysis, designing with plants and your site.

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Winter
Remote Instruction
Starting at $625.00
As few as 9 weeks
4.0

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. 

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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Tuesday 6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Location: Online
Instructor: Wendy Glomb
374603
Fee:
$625.00
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Notes

Three field trips to be arranged.
Elective course in the Horticulture Certificate. Internet Access Required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 29, 2020
Course Requirements
Sunset Western Garden Book
Schedule
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Time
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Lecture
Tue Jun 23, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jun 30, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jul 7, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jul 14, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jul 21, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jul 28, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Tue Aug 4, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Tue Aug 11, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Tue Aug 18, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online

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