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Plant Varieties Courses

Courses in Plant Varieties: Plants come in numerous forms and varieties. Tall Eucalyptus trees, fragrant Geraniums, and cool Ferns. The courses we have to offer cover how to grow and nurture and care for these plants. How to achieve the best results by successfully dealing with pest and disease control. Whether you are an enthusiastic home gardener or a commercial cut flower grower. Courses include: Growing Carnations, Deciduous trees and Azaleas and Rhododendron.s
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Price:£340 Qualification: Certificate
Acacias VHT114

Learn about the identification and botany, and culture (planting, watering, feeding, propagation) of the wattles. Around 50 species are studied in detail. You also learn about the commercial uses of Acacias as building materials, food plants, for tanning, craft, etc. Course Structure for Acacias VHT114 Aims of  Acacias VHT114 Describe the way in which Acacias […]

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African Violets VHT105

Grow fantastic African Violets. Designed for the African Violet enthusiast, this course covers everything from potting and feeding, to pests and propagation. You learn how African Violets are classified, and cover the exciting range of varieties available. Here’s your chance to achieve outstanding results with African Violets. Course Structure for African Violets VHT105 Aims of […]

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Australian Native Trees VHT115

Gain knowledge about Australian native tree species. This course first teaches you about different types of Australian flora, plant identification, information sources, planting, feeding, soils, pests & diseases, watering, propagation and transplanting. The remaining lessons then deal with selected varieties of trees, windbreak planting, agroforestry, tree maintenance and tree selection. Course Structure for Australian Native […]

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Australian Natives I BHT113

Gain knowledge about Australian native tree species. This course first teaches you about different types of Australian flora, plant identification, information sources, planting, feeding, soils, pests & diseases, watering, propagation and transplanting. The remaining lessons then deal with selected varieties of trees, windbreak planting, agroforestry, tree maintenance and tree selection. Course Structure for Australian Natives […]

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Australian Natives II BHT225

Develop your expertise in Australian plants! This course deals with both woody (hard wooded) and herbaceous (soft wooded), low growing Australian Native Plants, which bear showy flowers. The focus is on small shrubs and ground covers. Course Structure for Australian Natives II BHT225 Aims of  Australian Natives II BHT225 Distinguish between different types of native […]

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Azaleas & Rhododendrons VHT106

Make the most of your azaleas and rhododendrons! Considered by many to be the very best plants a garden can offer, azaleas and rhododendrons are some of the most popular plants grown anywhere. The course shows how to grow them to perfection, and builds your knowledge of varieties available, to give you a long lasting […]

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Bonsai BHT320

Develop your knowledge of cacti. Its been said that people either love cacti or hate them. For lovers of cacti and succulents, this comprehensive 8 lesson course is a must. The course studies major cacti & succulent groups and the differences in how to treat plants from each; in terms of soils, feeding, watering, pruning, […]

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Discover the world of Botany. The course contains the basis of plant science, and is an introduction to plant physiology and taxonomy, covering general botany including morphology and anatomy. Course Structure for Botany I – Plant Physiology And Taxonomy BSC104 Aims of Botany I – Plant Physiology And Taxonomy BSC104 Understand the relationship between the […]

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Cacti & Succulents VHT108

Develop your knowledge of cacti. Its been said that people either love cacti or hate them. For lovers of cacti and succulents, this comprehensive 8 lesson course is a must. The course studies major cacti & succulent groups and the differences in how to treat plants from each; in terms of soils, feeding, watering, pruning, […]

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Carnivorous Plants VHT107

Develop a detailed understanding of conifers.! Eight lessons provide you with a systematic understanding of the way conifers are classified, show you how to identify the differences between types and develop your understanding of cultural requirements common to the whole group and differences in cultural techniques needed for specific types of conifers. Sections of this […]

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