952327 Colour in garden design

Lecture and seminar
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Walz, Veronika
Offered in
Wintersemester 2023/24
Languages of instruction


Colour theory, colour harmonies, colour combination (theory and practical use);

colour: function, effects, attributes, use, symbolics;

colour perception;

Colour in garden design: principle and employment - examples from different gardens show effect of colour, possibilities of colour combination

Topics: colour design with perennials, annuals, ornamental shrubs and trees

Optional topics: colour in landscape design, colour in architecture, excursions


Previous knowledge expected

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Theoretical and practical knowledge of colour in garden design
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.