Learn to Propagate Plants

Fall 2015 classes start on Monday, August 24, and here’s a featured class that needs students right now.  It meets a requirement for the Advanced Nursery Management Certificate, and develops skills that every horticulturist should have.

LH52 Special Projects in Plant Propagation with Lawrence Lee • class code 44420/44421.  Meets Wed., August 26 to December 16; lecture is 9-11:15 am, and lab is 11:30 am-12:45 pm.

This class will cover a diverse array of propagation techniques including summer budding of fruit trees, plant tissue culture, plant breeding / hybridizing, seed harvesting & stratifying, Mediterranean seed propagation, conifer cutting propagation,  bromeliad seed and fern propagation, and more.   There will also be field trips to the Heirloom Seed Festival and specialty nurseries.

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Merritt College, Landscape Horticulture Department
12500 Campus Drive, Oakland, California 94619
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