952326 Use of ornamental trees in landscaping

Lecture and exercise
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Fauler, Hildegund
Offered in
Sommersemester 2024
Languages of instruction


Excursions to important parks of Vienna and other "public green". Analysis of the plantation in the green arrangements: Use of the woody plants (shrub, tree, hedge), advantages and disadvantages, space effect, demanded types of use to the open area and their effect on the woods. Demonstrate in problems of wood plantations in urban space (kinds/kind choice, tree protection, tree support, wood care).

Previous knowledge expected


Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Knowledge about effect and duties of the woods. Use of domestic and foreign woody plants on typical examples in Viennese green arrangements, parks and gardens as hedge, single plantation and group plantation, as an boulevard and trees beside streets.
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