Stratford's gardening/landscaping course offers quality at-home career training filled with a number of professional landscaping ideas and gardening tips.
Whether you are interested in learning more about gardening and landscaping as a hobby or have a serious interest in pursuing a career in this field, Stratford's convenient and affordable home study program can help you get started.
Our in-depth curriculum was developed by professionals in the field and offers detailed information about growing a variety of crops as well as comprehensive information about landscape design and even owning a business of your own.
Enrol today and enjoy the flexibility to study at home when it is most convenient for you!
Introduction to Professional Gardening and Landscaping 40 Ways to Make Money in Landscaping and Gardening
Understanding and Identifying Plants
Garden Maintenance and Garden Features
Selecting and Using Plants in the Landscape or Garden
The Ten Most Common Mistakes Made by Gardeners and Landscapers
Gardeningthe Complete Guide Part 1 Gardening Basics
Gardening Prep and Design
Soil and Fertilizer
Cover Crops and Green Manures
Hardiness and Heat-Zone Maps
Gardeningthe Complete Guide Part 2 Creating Water Gardens
Marginal and Periphery Plants
Creating Flower Gardens
Perennials, Annuals and Biennials
Specialty Flower Gardens
Maintaining Your Garden
Introduction to Landscaping Using Drawing Instruments
Graphic Materials and Techniques
Analyzing the Landscape Site
The Landscape Process
The Outdoor Room Concept
The Principles of Design
Techniques of Landscaping Hardscape
Landscaping in the Age of Technology
Pricing and Presenting the Proposed Design
Understanding Contracts and Contractors
Installing Landscape Plants
Selecting the Proper Grass
Maintaining Landscape Plants
Care of the Lawn
Winterization of the Landscape
Pricing Landscape Maintenance
Safety in the Landscape Industry
We take great pride in providing you with the most up-to-date textbooks and equipment. One or more of the above-mentioned subjects may, therefore, change if updating becomes necessary during the course of your studies. The order in which the material is presented may vary.