952156 Vegetable and ornamental growing

Field trip
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Osterkamp, Susanne
Offered in
Sommersemester 2024
Languages of instruction


Visits of nurseries, getting to know and analyzing of technologies and strategies of horticultural plant production.

For this course an international parallel course will be offered and will be held together with the Horticulture Departement Lednice of the Mendel University in Brno. Destinations will be in the Czech Republic and Austria. Interested pupils shall contact us - supportive funds will be available.


Previous knowledge expected

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

To get in touch with practical plant-production und basics of planting design with perennials.

Usually organized as bus-trip (therefore just a limited number of participants possible).

Programme changes from year to year. Take care of suitable clothing (weather and sun protection). Greenhouses can be very hot at this time of the year.

You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.