Woody and Herbaceous Plants

HORT 1015

Prerequisites: None

Offered: Fall semester

Description: There are more than 300,000 plant species in the world – quite a few more than you can learn in 15 weeks. During this course you can master the skills that will allow you to identify almost any plant you encounter around the world. You will be introduced to a few hundred of the most important cultivated plants for northern climates. You will learn their distinguishing features for identification, common uses, cultural specificities, and notable cultivars. Lectures and laboratories.

For more information on this course, see the Course Guide.