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
Classroom
Starting at $625.00
As few as 11 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. Includes three field trips to successfully established Los Angeles-area gardens.

Fall 2019 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
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Thursday 6:30PM - 9:30PM
Location: UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
Instructor: Wendy Glomb
369627
Fee:
$625.00
35 days left. Enroll by Sep 26, 2019
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Notes

No meeting Nov. 28.

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

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 02, 2019
Course Requirements
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Thu Sep 26, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 320
Discussion
Thu Oct 3, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 320
Discussion
Thu Oct 10, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 320
Discussion
Thu Oct 17, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 320
Discussion
Thu Oct 24, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 320
Discussion
Thu Oct 31, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 320
Discussion
Thu Nov 7, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 320
Discussion
Thu Nov 14, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 320
Discussion
Thu Nov 21, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 320
Discussion
Thu Dec 5, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 320

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