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RHS Level 2 Certificate

in the Principles of Plant Growth, Propagation and Development

Aeonium

Unit 1

Plant Classification, Structure and Function

compost

Unit 2

Plant Nutrition and the Root Environment

lily beetles

Unit 3

Unit 3 Maintaining Plant Health

greenhouse

Unit 4

Understanding Plant Propagation

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RHS Level 2 Certificate

in the Principles of Garden Planning, Establishment and Maintenance

plan

Unit 1

Garden Features, Plant Selection and Planning

hostas in gravel

Unit 2

Choice, Establishment & Maintenance of Garden Plants and Lawns

raised veg beds

Unit 3

Production of Outdoor Vegetables and Fruit

lily beetles

Unit 4

Protected Environments & their Use in Plant Cultivation

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RHS Level 3 Certificate

in the Principles of Plant Growth, Health and Applied Propagation

leaf structure and photosynthesis

Unit 1

Plant Taxonomy, Structure and Function

Wisley rootzone

Unit 2

The Root Environment, Plant Nutrition and Growing Systems

vine weevil damage

Unit 3

Managing Plant Health

greenhouse

Unit 4

Applied Plant Propagation

allium

RHS Level 3 Certificate

in the Principles of Garden Planning, Construction and Planting

drawing up plan

Unit 1

Garden Survey Techniques and Design Principles

gabions

Unit 2

Selection and Use of Landscaping Elements in the Garden

wall construction

Unit 3

Setting out & Construction of Landscaping Elements

cloud pruning

Unit 4

Specialist Elements in the Establishment of Gardens and Urban Plantings

Sunflower

Certificate in Organic Horticulture

NEW

01 Principles which underpin sustainable horticultural practices

02 Planning an organic garden

03 Understanding the properties of soil and importance of soil biology

04 Managing soil, growing media and maintaining fertility

05 Importance of habitat provision and biodiversity

06 Planning year round organic vegetable growing

07 Vegetable growing methods, harvesting, storage and seed saving

08 Growing annuals, biennials and herbaceous perennials sustainably

09 Selecting, planting and maintaining trees and shrubs sustainably

10 Selecting and maintaining lawns and wildlife friendly alternatives

11 Prevention, identification and organic control of garden pests

12 Prevention, identification and organic control of garden weeds

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    apple for the teacher?
    More exam question commentaries: this one from Level 2 Plant Growth
    by Janet Prescott - Monday, 11 November 2019, 8:18 PM
     

    Now that the autumn is ending and minds are turning towards study for RHS exams in the long evenings, we will be posting some commentaries on exam questions every week.
    The first is from level 2 Plant Growth, Unit 1 (2101) in Feb 2019.

    Q1. a) State the meaning of EACH of the following ...

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    exams - a reminder
    by Janet Prescott - Friday, 25 October 2019, 12:59 PM
     

    Just to remind you, if you want to take  February exams with us, you need to use the main BEST in Horticulture website here to do so, and the deadline is 24th November - after that the site will not accept bookings because it will take us a few days to process and check registrations on the RHS ...

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    RHS - where to find exam centres and other external candidate information
    by Janet Prescott - Wednesday, 23 October 2019, 6:10 PM
     

    the redesign means that the Qualifications Section of the RHS website can be a little hard to navigate if you are looking for information on where you can take exams and how to apply. here's a link to the actual page.