HORT 511 - Green Roof Culture

  • 3 credits

Green or living roofs are complex and dynamic vegetated systems growing on top of buildings. Green roofs are installed for their many environmental benefits, and every green roof application is unique. This course is designed to help participants understand the relevance of green roofs in North America, especially the process, from concept to project completion and maintenance.


3 credits of 100-level HORT.

Textbooks and Materials

Textbooks and materials can be purchased at the CSU Bookstore unless otherwise indicated.


  • The Green Roof Manual: A Professional Guide to Design, Installation, and Maintenance
    Snodgrass, Edmund C. and McIntyre, Linda


Jennifer Bousselot


Go to https://youtu.be/__Xxedtm9d8 for a video biography of Dr. Bousselot.