2016-2017 Catalog

HLSM 1130 Deciduous Trees: Culture and Identification

2.5 - 1.5 - 3.0


(1) HLSM 1010 - must be completed prior to taking this course.

Course Description

This course includes the study of characteristics, growth rate, care, and use of deciduous trees for landscaping purposes in the Midwest. The students follow right plant, right place guidelines and are aware of insects and diseases that could be a problem for certain trees. Students learn proper use of equipment used for pruning and spraying when necessary.