AGBB 2042 - Tree Selection and Planting

  • Noncredit
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Successful students will earn a Trek Badge and understand tree selection and planting:

  • For a given home landscape situation, discuss Right Plant, Right Place considerations for tree placement
  • For a given home landscape situation, discuss Right Plant, Right Place considerations for tree selection
  • Describe steps to tree planting for rapid root establishment
  • Describe post planting tree care

Students receive access to the course for six-months from the time of registration to complete the course. The time frames listed on the courses are recommended times of completion.

Noncredit courses do not produce academic credit nor appear on a Colorado State University academic transcript.

Textbook and Materials

Required

  • The Science of Gardening
    David Whiting
    ISBN: 978-0-7575-9659-9
    Not available at the CSU Bookstore

Instructors

Alison Stoven O'Connor

astoven@larimer.org

Alison Stoven O'Connor is the Colorado State University Extension horticulture agent in Larimer County and instructor in the Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture. She's been with Extension for eight years. Alison coordinates the Larimer County Master Gardener program and assists homeowners and industry with horticultural questions. She attended Iowa State University and The Ohio State University, majoring in horticulture, and is currently a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture at Colorado State University.

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