During this course you will study both aspects to give you a comprehensive all round understanding of garden design and horticultural principles.
- Qualification: E & O Certificate
- Course Code: O82941
- Start Date: 22/05/2019
- Duration: 8 weeks Wednesday
- Campus: Otley
Design principles of site assessment, analysis, scale drawings, presentation and project management will be studied alongside basic principles of horticulture with an emphasis on plant anatomy, types of plants and groups of plants, choosing the right plants for the site and how plants work. Towards the end of the course there is a short, tutor guided project. This course is suitable for all ages and abilities.
9.45am to 12.15pm (Garden Design) / 1.15pm to 3.45pm (Principles of Horticulture)
(Half day 8 week course also available)
NEW 4 WEEK ADVANCED GARDEN DESIGN & PRINCIPLES OF HORTICULTURE
- Take brief, set client project
- Costing & business contracts, costing out bed, working with people/teams
- Axonometric drawings, increasing skills, designing a water feature and how to design using insets, special areas
- Ecology and garden - practical, productive yet 'green' as much as possible
- Pruning, training & grafting
- Lawns, grass choices, lawn care plus
- Propagation in more detail, possibly with practical cuttings
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