LAND102C: Identification and Uses of Shrubs, Groundcovers, and Vines

Landscape Design
Credits 3 Lab/Practicum/Clinical Hours 0 Lecture Hours 3
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Introduces evergreen and deciduous shrubs, vines, and groundcovers commonly found and used in the Northeast. Emphasis will be on identification, cultural requirements, and design applications in the landscape. Students will become proficient in identifying plants by recognizing distinctive features such as height, form, twig and bud characteristics, leaf shape, color, and flowers.

  • Understand how to select appropriate shrubs, vines, and groundcovers for use in professional environmental and landscape design.