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Overview

Creating a beautiful garden stems from a study of both art and science. This program will show you how to create beautiful and hardy landscapes through innovative residential garden design tactics and strategies.

About the Certificate

The Horticulturist Certificate consists of seven required online courses. Apply knowledge and skills related to plant care principles, soil conditions, plant science, and horticulture. Learn about pests, diseases and weed management so you can effectively address plant health issues and optimize the well-being of any garden.  Designed specifically for gardeners, this program will enhance your knowledge and skills with respect to the residential garden environment.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, you will be able to:

  • Define and apply horticultural and landscape management best practices within residential and commercial environments
  • Provide advice and guidance regarding horticultural practices to clients and/or horticultural professionals to meet desired outcomes
  • Analyze and critique landscapes to provide best management practices

Additional Information

Broaden your knowledge, skills and abilities with advanced horticulture courses. Take an additional three online courses and receive the Horticulturist Diploma

If you would like additional information on this certificate or the diploma, please email our main office or phone us at 519-767-5000.