2016-2017 Catalog

HLSM 2410 Plant Propagation

2.0 - 3.0 - 3.0


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

Course Description

This course covers the principles and practices of plant propagation. Emphasis is placed on the importance of clones/cultivars that are maintained by seed and vegetative means. Students study the physiological development of plants from seed to maturity and the many ways to propagate them in these stages. The course also offers hands-on introduction to these propagation techniques as well as learning the wide range of plants that are propagated in each area.