SEED PROPAGATION - START AT ANY TIME TO SUIT YOU

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Summary information

This course is relevant to all aspects of seed propagation, all types of seeds, and any climatic situation you might find yourself in.

The course comprises 9 lessons as follows:-

1. Introduction - scope, open ground propagation, controlled environment propagation
2. Seed Botany - anatomy and physiology, pollination, hybridisation, genetic purity, etc.
3. Seed Sources - selection, collection, timing, wild collecting
4. Seed Storage – treatments; cleaning, drying, storage, disease control, germination testing
5. Dormancy - and breaking dormancy
6. Germinating Annuals, Perennials and Vegetables
7. Propagating selected Woody Species
8. Direct Seeding - grasses, woody species, revegetation projects, etc.
9. Seedling Management.

For further details and full course information, please visit our website, use our free course counselling service or email us.

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Dates and times
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You can start the course at any time. You work to your own pace
1 June 2021
Teachers
Diana Cole, Yvonne Sharpe, Maggi Brown

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