Merritt College's Landscape Horticulture Department offers a variety of landscape horticulture programs such as: Nursery Management, Basic Landscape Horticulture, Landscape Architecture, Landscape Design and Construction, Permaculture Design, Landscape and Parks Maintenance, and Aesthetic Pruning. (An arboriculture program will be available soon.)
In particular, the Land Hort Department has a host of nursery management courses... Plant Propagation, Soil Management, Plant Nutrition, Insects, Plant Diseases and
Their Control, Nursery Management, Crop Production, Marketing and Sales, and several plant id classes to name a few.
Landscape Horticulture Department's courses are offered during the day and evening, as well as fee-based classes on selected Saturdays. This flexible schedule allows students to work towards a certificate or degree, or take course(s) for pleasure and/or personal development.
For more information on nursery management and other landscape horticulture degrees and certificates, go to: