The up-to-date, full-color textbook Introductory Horticulture (©2007) includes detailed illustrations and photographs along with an introduction to all aspects of horticulture, including how plants are named, parts of plants, plant reproduction, growth requirements, and methods of plant propagation. Students learn about greenhouse management, container planting, landscaping, vegetable gardening, and small fruit production. Also covered are lawn and turf management and pest control.
Ten LightUnits in one workbook guide the student through the text.
The teacher materials include answers for exercises, self checks, LightUnit tests, and removable teacher notes.
(Grade 9 and up)