Know What Plant will Work Where
The Planting what Where short course is ideal for home gardeners or beginners in the garden design industry and provides a complete learning experience with practical exercises that you can do at home. The self guided course provides learners with the opportunity to understand about plant selection in a short course setting.
Using a self paced, interactive study guide; you can take as much or little time as you wish to complete this course.
As you progress through each lesson; you will be provided with a range of ways you can expand your learning. By choosing what tasks you do and don't undertake; you can expand in areas that interest you most, and skip areas of less interest.
At the end of each lesson, you will be given a short interactive test to undertake, which will provide an indication of how your learning is progressing. Upon completing the very last lesson, you will be offered a more thorough automated test or examination. This final assessment can be undertaken at any time of day or night; and any day of the week; and if you achieve an overall pass; you will be able to obtain a "certificate of completion"
The lessons are:
Lesson 1 Plant Selection
Lesson 2. Plant Establishment Methods
Lesson 3. Detecting Problems
Lesson 4. Solutions for Wet Areas
Lesson 5. Shade
Lesson 6. Windbreaks, Hedges and Screens
Lesson 7. Plants for Dry areas
Lesson 8. Coastal Gardens
Lesson 9. Trees and Shrubs
Lesson 10. Fitting More in a Smaller Garden
Lesson 11 Plants for Carious Situations -Inner city areas, frost prone areas, pets.
Lesson 12. Lawns
Lesson 13. Living Garden Art
SAMPLE PAGES FROM THE COURSE