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Module/Lecture List, or the Table of Contents

Introduction: about this course

Module 1: Botany

Lecture 1: Plant classification | outline

Lecture 2: Plant structure | outline

Quiz 1

Module 2: Flower Garden Design

Lecture 3: The design process | outline

Lecture 4: Plant qualities used in design | outline

Lecture 5: Design principles | outline

Lecture 6: Functions, themes, bed types | outline

Lecture 7: Ecological plant habitats | outline

Quiz 2

Module 3: Culture

Lecture 8: Soils | outline

Lecture 9: Fertility | outline

Lecture 10: Composts | outline

Lecture 11: Planting | outline

Lecture 12: Maintenance | outline

Lecture 13: Propagation | outline

Lecture 14: Hardiness | outline

Lecture 15: Winter protection | outline

Quiz 3

Module 4: Problems

Lecture 16: Weeds | outline

Lecture 17: Insects | outline

Lecture 18: Diseases | outline

Lecture 19: Physiological problems | outline

Lecture 20: Mammalian problems | outline

Quiz 4

Module 5: Ten Main Plant Groups

Lecture 21: Annuals, biennials

Quiz 5--content

Plant ID Quiz 1 (lecture 21 plants)

Lecture 22: Perennials

Quiz 6--content

Plant ID Quiz 2 (lecture 22 plants)

Lecture 23: Herbs

Lecture 24: Bulbs, corms, tubers

Lecture 25: Roses

Lecture 26: Ornamental Grasses

Lecture 27: Aquatics

Lecture 28: Ferns

Plant ID Quiz 3 (lectures 23-28 plants)

Lecture 29: Wildflowers

Lecture 30: Cut and dried flowers

Lecture 31: Rock gardens and alpines

Lecture 32: Tender perennials, tropicals

Quiz 7--content, lectures 23-32

Plant ID Quiz 4 (lectures 29-32)

Final plant ID Quiz (all plants covered)

Final, entire course (not plant ID)

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