Horticulture is the science of growing.  Hortus means garden, culture means growing.

    We will be studying:

    ·        How and why plants are named

    ·         How plants function

    ·        Plant identification

    ·         Propagation techniques and structures

    ·        Cultural care

    ·        Soils

    ·        Hydroponics

    ·        Plant pests

    ·        Environmental concerns

    ·        Greenhouse environments

    ·        Careers in the green industry

    ·        Lab safety

    ·        Floral design

    ·        Leadership

    We will be working daily in our greenhouse, doing project care and management

    Our student leadership activity, FFA is available for all students.

    College credit is available for students pursuing post-secondary education in the horticulture/floriculture field.






Last Modified on August 14, 2015