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Growing Ornamental Plants

Course Code: AL0409CA17

Growing Ornamental Plants Class

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Date & Time

Last Held: December 19, 2016
9:00am - 3:30pm (Check-in time: 8:30am)

Next offering tentatively planned for December 2017. Registration will open when course date is confirmed.

Description

This one-day course, taught by Bruce Neary, will focus on the factors and horticultural techniques and principles necessary for the preservation and care of ornamental plants in the landscape. He will share the most current practices and research that allow horticulturists, grounds managers, landscape architects and contractors to manage horticultural crops on commercial and residential sites.

Topics to be discussed include:

  • Proper planting techniques;
  • Matching plants to various site conditions; and
  • Dealing with special planting situations.

Interested in earning a Landscape Certificate?
This is a a required course for the Rutgers Landscape Management Certificate program.

Credits

The December 19, 2016 offering of this course was approved for the following credits. We will reapply for similar credits the next time the course runs, but we cannot guarantee credit approval for future offerings.

Pesticide Credits

NJ/CT:
4 units in 3A and PP2

MD:
8 credits in 3A

NY:
2.00 credits in 3A and 25

Certified Public Works Manager (CPWM) Credits
5 Technical

International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Credits
Certified Arborist-5.25; BCMA Practice-4.0; BMCA-Management-1.25

Community Forestry Credits
4.5 CEUs

Rutgers CEUs
0.5
25

For the latest credit information, please call (848) 932-7483.

Fees
Early Registration Fee

TBD

 

Registration Fee

TBD

 

Cancellation Fee TBD  

Substitutions are permitted. View cancellation policy.

Meals

Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided to you at no additional cost.

NOTE: If you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies, please alert us at least one (1) week in advance of the course start date so that we can make reasonable accommodations. We cannot guarantee accommodations for special requests made after that time.

Location

GPS systems may not recognize campus addresses. Even if they take you to the correct building, they will not take you to the assigned parking lot. Therefore, we strongly recommend that you use the directions we provide.

Extension Conference Center
18 Ag Extension Way, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Directions, Parking Information & Map

Parking permit required for this location (will be provided to registrants).

Note: Pre-registration is required. We're sorry, but we cannot guarantee a seat, materials or meals for walk-in registrants. Location is subject to change; registrants will be notified in the event of a change.

Register

Sorry, registration is not currently available for this course.

Would you like to be notified when the next offering is scheduled? 
Here are 3 convenient ways to be added to our mailing list:
1. Click here to join our mailing list (please reference "Growing Ornamental Plants" or Course Code AL0409) 
2. Call us at 848-932-9271, select option 3
3. E-mail us at ocpe@njaes.rutgers.edu

Program Questions? Contact Us!

Program Coordinator: Joe Canzano, 848-932-7317
Administrative Assistant: Karen Tizzano, 848-932-7483

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