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HORT 344 B - Planting Biodivrsty&Aesthetic

Campus: Urbana-Champaign


As the demand for food increases, plants in ornamental landscapes will need to provide not only beauty but also species biodiversity critical for supporting sustainable food production. Course emphasizes species identification (predominantly herbaceous perennials), management, and planting design principles. Designing for multiple contexts, such as residential and community gardens, and large scale production sites, to provide multiple ecosystem services, especially supporting human aesthetic preferences, and habitat for pollinators. Course Information: Additional fees may apply. See Class Schedule. Prerequisite: IB 103.

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Students are required to log in and use Compass2g (compass2g.illinois.edu) in order to complete this course.

Option 1

Number of Required Visit(s): 0

Course Level: Undergraduate

Credit: 0

Term(s): Fall

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Number of Required Visit(s): 0

Course Level: Undergraduate

Credit: 3

Term(s): Fall


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