Geraniums & Pelargoniums 100 Hours Course
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Geraniums & Pelargoniums 100 Hours Course
Geraniums & Pelargoniums course online. Love Geraniums and Pelargoniums? Discover more.! A wonderful course for enthusiasts developed by John Mason, co author of Growing Geraniums & Pelargoniums. After learning how to deal with classification, physiology and information resources, you will develop an understanding of how to grow geraniums & pelargoniums. An in-depth study of almost 50 different varieties gives you a firm grasp on the subtle differences between the different cultivars in this group of plants.
Lesson Structure: Geraniums & Pelargoniums VHT113
There are 9 lessons:
- Review of the system of plant identification
- Information sources
- Pruning, etc.
- Methods of propagating this group of plants
- Propagation of selected varieties
- Using Geraniums & Pelargoniums
- Landscaping With Geraniums
- Growing in baskets
- Rock gardens
- Planting design
- Pest & Disease
- Diagnosing problems
- Chemical & non chemical control
- Manual & automatic
- Disease implications etc.
- Greenhouse Management
- Types of Greenhouses & Other Growing Structures
- Plant Needs
- Temperature Control
- Special Project
- A research project into one major group such as species geraniums or pelargoniums, Regals, Zonals, Ivy Leaf, etc.
Learning Goals: Geraniums & Pelargoniums VHT113
- Select and cultivate appropriate varieties of geraniums and pelargoniums in different situations.
- Describe the cultural requirements of various Geranium and Pelargoniums.
- Propagate Geraniums and Pelargoniums, using different techniques.
- Explain a variety of ways Geranium and Pelargoniums may be used both in landscape and other situations.
- Manage various pest and disease problems that affect Pelargonium and Geraniums.
- Manage the environmental conditions to optimise plant health
- Understand and manage water requirements of geraniums and pelargoniums, in a way to optimize the plantâs performance.
- Manage the growing of Pelargoniums and Geraniums in a greenhouse.
- Learn how to plan the establishment of a collection of different cultivars of a group of geraniums or pelargoniums
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