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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

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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

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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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    exam forms and accessing results
    by Janet Prescott - Saturday, 11 August 2018, 1:32 PM
     

    The dates for 2019 exams are now posted in the 'Examinations' area on the front page, as well as in each classroom.

     The forms to enter the February exams are also now downloadable from the Examinations area.

    Please note the change to the RHS exam fees.

    THe RHS have sent us the following update ...

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    by Janet Prescott - Tuesday, 19 June 2018, 2:46 PM
     

    I've been asked this week to put up details of three separate opportunities  to work in private gardens or as a self-emloyed gardener, in the Rugby, Fosbury  (near Hungerford)  and Shrewsbury areas.  Details will be in the jobs section on the front page of the classroom.

     
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    Good luck for the exams
    by Janet Prescott - Sunday, 17 June 2018, 11:12 PM
     

    Good luck to everyone taking their exams this session - I can't improve on Jenny's advice to the Level 3 students:

    'Make sure you take your time reading through the questions so you know exactly what is required.  

    Move on from a question if you are stuck on it and come back to it at the end if you...

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