Jun 05, 2023
AGH 124 - Woody Plants/Trees
Last Date of Approval: Fall 2021
Total Lecture Hours: 45
This course will develop the students skills in the identification, characteristics, culture, and landscape use of trees, shrubs, and woody vines native to the upper Midwest.
Mode(s) of Instruction: Traditional/Face-to-Face
Course Fees: None
Common Course Assessment(s): None
Student Learning Outcomes and Objectives:
Student Learning Outcomes:
- The student will identify numerous taxa of woody plants important in the Upper Midwest.
- The student will determine whether a particular plant is suitable for the area it is to be planted in.
- The student will differentiate characteristics of each plant presented during the course.
- Identify plants by photographs or sight.
- Pronounce and write correctly scientific and common names of woody plants.
- Identify which climate zones are best for a specific plant.
- Know soil conditions each the plant grow in.
- Know how much water the plant needs to survive.
- Identify proper spacing needed for the plants to grow successfully.
- Recognize the fertilization requirements of each plant.
- Know how much mulch needs to be used around the plants.
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