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How Plants Work (Botany And Physiology)

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Learning Area   Horticulture, Floristry & Arboriculture
Delivery Mode   Part-time
Duration   1 Day
Course Code   13748-BIC


Dates & Locations

Course Type   Leisure and Professional
Location   Bicton College
Start Date   11/05/2022
Day/Time   Wednesday, 09:30-16:00
Fees   Tuition Fees: £0.00

Have you ever wondered how plants work and relate to their environment? Expanding your knowledge of plant function and form can help you to improve the growing conditions for your plants.

This course is ideal for anyone who is interested in the science of how plants grow and what they look like at a microscopic level.

If you are a new gardener or working in the industry this is an excellent opportunity to improve your knowledge of plant structures and how they work.

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