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Course Title: Cacti & Succulents VHT108

Cacti & Succulents VHT108

Horticulture Course
Price:£340 Qualification: Certificate
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, pest control, planting procedures and more. It will stimulate your interest, and set you on the path to becoming an expert with these unique plants.

Course Structure for Cacti & Succulents VHT108

  1. Introduction
    • Review of the system of plant identification
    • Physiology
    • Information sources
  2. Culture A
    • Planting
    • Staking
    • Mulching
    • Soils
    • Feeding
    • Pruning etc
  3. Propagation
    • Methods of propagating cacti & succulent plants
    • Propagation of selected varieties
  4. Using Cacti & Succulents
  5. Culture B
    • Pest & Disease
    • Irrigation
    • Greenhouse growing
  6. Cacti developing your plant knowledge
  7. Succulents developing your plant knowledge
  8. Special Project

Aims of  Cacti & Succulents VHT108

  • Develop knowledge of botanical naming conventions and their application in understanding the horticultural potential of cacti and succulents
  • Evaluate needs then select or improvie growing media for cacti and succulents
  • Propagate different types of cacti and succulents
  • Explain a range of uses for cacti and succulents
  • Manage growing conditions for cacti and succulents
  • Explain the cultivation of a range of cacti
  • Explain the cultivation of a range of succulents

Price: £340
Qualification: Certificate
Estimated Course Duration: 100 hours
Available Learning Methods: Online, USB (+£5) and Correspondence (+£35)
Enrolment Dates: Our courses are self-paced and you can start at anytime

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