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Botany for Gardening

  • Forest Garden here at CATForest Garden here at CAT

    Sat 15th - Sun 16th September 2018.
    Course starts at 10am. Course fees £60, Concessions £50.
    Please book onto the course through Aberystwyth University 01970 621 580 before booking your accommodation at CAT.
    Full board accommodation at CAT £62.

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With a practical and applied approach this module aims to introduce the principles of botany that have a direct relevance to environmental studies and gardening in particular, giving the learner knowledge and understanding of plants and their responses to gardening practice.

It focuses on plant structure and function, giving an understanding and scientific basis of plant growth, development and gardening practices.

It forms an excellent basis for progress on to more specific areas of scientific study, particularly the core modules of ecology, plant diversity and plant identification but is also an excellent module for members of the general public interested in botany or gardening.

Please book onto the course through Aberystwyth University 01970 621 580 before booking your full board accommodation at CAT.

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Please book onto the course through Aberystwyth University 01970 621 580 before booking accommodation at CAT.

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