952324 Use of ornamental and scented plants (indoor, balcony, terrace, garden)

Exercise and field trip
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Plenk, Sabine
Offered in
Wintersemester 2021/22
Languages of instruction


This course covers special topics on plant use.

The introduction provides the contemporary plant use (terms, trends, innovative maintenance etc.) and the contents of following units. Special topics are e.g. herbaceous perennial plant production, special plant groups like grasses, ferns, bulbs, annuals, warm climate plants, indoor plants, vertical green etc.

The course is new designed as a dialouge between theory and practice. Therefore guest lecturers will deliver a insight into their professional work.
Details about course and contents will be provided at the first unit.

Topic 2019/20: labyrinth of senses - to experience perennials and small shrubs in public open space


Previous knowledge expected

basic knowledge on plant use, herbaceous perennials, shrubs and trees

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

obtain specialised knowlegde, ability for independet and critical examination on the actual plant use and other related topics
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.