Advanced Horticulture Course

 

Total Cost : R2,970.0

 

Course Duration : 8 – 12 months

Submissions = 4

Any Location : Online Course

Enrolment Form : Advanced Horticulture Course

 

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    We will email you the first part of your course once payment has been made.

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    Name : J N JONES t/a JPJ Landscapes
    Bank : Nedbank
    Branch : Pinetown
    Type of Account : Cheque
    Account Number : 131 801 3194
    Branch Code : 131826

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    14 St James,17 Daphne Neal Rd,
    New Germany
    3630
    031 705 3582 / 067 193 2047
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    www.jpjlandscapes.co.za

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Course Content

Course Objectives:

  • To establish a good understanding of the basic horticultural principles to be used in good gardening techniques.
  • A clear understanding of how plants function i.e. roots, stems, leaves and seeds for propagation.
  • A practical understanding of the soil types in your garden.
  • Understanding the major plant nutrients and how they affect your garden.
  • A clear understanding of the role that insects play in our gardens.
  • Practical tips for developing easy and effective maintenance procedures – yours and clients gardens.
  • Practical plant propagation principles.

Module 1: Plants and propagation thereof

  • How plants work
  • Roots, Stems and leaves
  • Flowers
  • Seeds
  • Propagation methods using the above
  • Questions
  • Assignment

Module 2: Soils and composts

  • Garden soils
  • Compost making
  • Sands, clays and loams
  • Improve your soil
  • How to make and use compost
  • Questions
  • Assignment

Module 3: Fertilisers

  • Fertilisers
  • Understanding fertiliser formulas
  • The Big 3
  • Fertilizer types
  • Synthetic or organic
  • Questions
  • Assignment

Module 4: Pest and weed management

  • Pests, Diseases and treatments
  • Integrated pest management system
  • Protecting your plants
  • Common garden pests and garden diseases
  • The Gardener’s allies
  • What is a weed, why are AIP’s a problem and why go indigenous?
  • Questions
  • Assignment
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Public & In-House Training/ Correspondence Courses & Related

 

Enquires:
Cherie Guiet: 067 193 2047

General Office Enquiries:
031 705 3852
Director/ Owner of JPJ Landscapes:
Judy Panton-Jones: 084 518 7589

Physical Address:
17 Daphne Neal rd,
New Germany 3631

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317 Daphne Neal rd

New Germany 3631

+27 85187589

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