Horticulture

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Students will develop a broad understanding of the components of horticultural theory and can participate in suggested practical activities to enhance the theoretic knowledge garnered from the materials.

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This learning project aims give students the knowledge to:

  • Collect and classify plants
  • Acquire specialist knowledge
  • Plan and manage long term weed, pest & disease control
  • Establish and maintain turf
  • Design plant displays
  • Manage plant health
  • Manage a controlled growing environment
  • Assess trees

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A Japanese garden.

Def. the "art or science of cultivating gardens"[1] is called horticulture.

Def. "the process or action of cultivating of the soil, particularly in"[2] an "outdoor area containing one or more types of plants"[3] is called gardening.

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  1. Wdgwdgwdg (4 March 2010). "horticulture". San Francisco, California: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. Retrieved 2013-10-25.
  2. Saltmarsh (3 February 2006). "gardening". San Francisco, California: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. Retrieved 2013-10-25.
  3. Facts707 (16 May 2010). "garden". San Francisco, California: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. Retrieved 2013-10-25.

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