Catalog 2016-2017 
    
    Jul 18, 2018  
Catalog 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HORT 113 Propagation

5 credits
Provides an introduction to sexual and asexual methods of reproducing plants. Students apply principles taught in class during laboratory.

Quarters Offered: Fall

Student Outcomes/Competencies:
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Comprehend and demonstrate seed propagation from germination through transplant
  • Identify environmental conditions essential to seed germination and asexual propagation
  • Identify conditions associated with and control of diseases
  • Take different types of cuttings
  • Diagram the life cycle of a fern
  • Successfully layer plants
  • Explain plant patent laws
  • Work in teams to effectively determine the best propagation techniques and timing for specific plants