Website Special Announcements - DO NOT MOVE ME!

On Nov. 24 and Nov. 25 the Garden closes at 4 p.m. due to Las Noches de las Luminarias.

Desert Ecology and Plant Biology Certificate

Desert Landscape School

Tuesdays / June 20 - August 22 / 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Regular Price: $324 / Member Price: $259

Register now

Effective management of desert landscapes requires an understanding of the fundamental principles of plant biology and desert ecology. In this 20-hour program, students will learn critical concepts of plant structures and functions, with an emphasis on how they relate to desert landscapes. This program provides the student with in-depth coverage of:

  • Desert Ecology
  • Plant Classification
  • Features and Structures
  • Plant Functions
  • Growth
  • Reproduction
  • Adaptations

There are no pre-requisites for this program. This is an assessment-based certificate program. Achievement of the certificate is dependent on meeting or exceeding the attendance and assessment requirements for the program.