I am wrapping up my first term of the Landscape Technology program at PCC Rock Creek Campus.
For the Deciduous Trees class we needed to put together a journal for the 101 plants covered in the course. I made a few different attempts at the format. I keep thinking that some sort of database would work better. I want something extensible and easy to update. I think I am getting a handle on all the names, and even the latin spellings are coming along with no small effort.
I have enjoyed the camaraderie of the students in the Landscape Construction class. It was fun being able to work on projects in small groups.
While I would have liked to spend more time exploring with the microscopic, the Basic Horticulture was a nice introduction to botany. I did my final paper on peach leaf curl which was a good exercise in considering the tradeoffs involved in growing peaches in this environment.
I still have a round of finals this week, but the bulk of the work is now behind me, which is a relief.
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