Let's Talk about Plants!
Let the Plant Adventure Begin
A four part mini-course designed for beginners, but useful for the veteran plant folks as well. This mini-course focuses on plant identification and uses covering relevant fields including taxonomy, systematics, plant morphology, landscape horticulture, plant physiology, and human-plant interactions. The format is mostly 10-20 minute videos.
V: PlantStuff Extras:
A slew of special topics presentations called topics range from research papers to general topics not covered in the first four parts. The format is mostly 10-40 minute lecture type videos.
A host of short videos with general plant topics presented rapidly for those scrolling IG or TikTok. The format is a short video in 60 seconds or less.
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II. Introduction to Plant Morphology: Shoots and Roots!
3. Describing the Morphology: Variations on a Theme
III. Introduction to Horticulture: Fantastic Plants and How to Grow Them!
1. What is Horticulture?
2. Plant Essential Needs: Light, Water & Nutrients
3. Plant Stresses: Plants Stress Too!
4. Plant Propagation: Producing More Plants
5. Weed Risk & Environmental Ethics
IV. Human-Plant Interactions: The Case for More Plants
1. What are Human-Plant Interactions?
2. Ecological Benefits
3. Physical & Mental Health
4. Final Remarks
V. PlantStuff Extras: Special Topic Presentations on Plants & Stuff
VI. Plantlets: Plants in 60 Seconds or less