Course Description

Study the variety of trees, shrubs, and vines that form the foundation of our natural and designed landscapes. Learn how to identify the many different types and how each is best used in the landscape. Find out how to best maintain them to prevent pests, diseases, and other problems. Saturday classes will take place outside in the beautiful landscape arboretum on the Ambler campus. Participants should dress accordingly.

This course is held at the Temple University Ambler campus.

Applies Towards the Following Certificates


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Section Title
Woody Plant Identification (ONLINE)
Online-fixed date/synchronous meeting(s)
6:30PM to 8:30PM
Mar 10, 2021 to Mar 31, 2021
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
  • Online Learning
Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $125.00
  • Robert Dougan
Section Notes

NOTE: This class will take place ONLINE for the Spring Semester, on Wednesdays from 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM (March 10 - March 31, 2021)

All students will be emailed prior to the first class with a Zoom Link for Live-Online Participation. 

Cancellation, Withdrawal and Refund Policy

A participant who withdraws from a non-credit course, in writing, up to one-week prior to the starting date of the course, will receive a refund, minus a $25 withdrawal fee; for all certificate programs the withdrawal fee is $50. For courses costing $75 or less, the withdrawal fee is $10 per course. No refunds will be given after that time. E-mail your withdrawal request to: course.withdrawals@temple.edu. Please note that if you do not officially withdrawal from a course and you do not attend the course, you are still responsible for payment. Temple University reserves the right to cancel a course for any reason. If the course is cancelled, you will be notified and your entire tuition will be refunded.


For more information contact us at ncce@temple.edu or 267-468-8500.