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Spring Semester 2023 Undergraduate Courses

January 9th - May 5th

  • EVR3323 - Introduction to Ecosystem Restoration

    Restoration theory and planning, disturbed land reclamation, woodland/wetland/river restoration, invasive species, community involvement, and monitoring, and emphasizes plant selection, establishment and maintenance.

    Credits: 4; Coreq: BOT 2010C or BSC 2010C, or instructor permission.

    Class# 12609
    T,R | Periods 2-3 (8:30 AM - 10:25 AM)

    PSF 0005
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    Instructor: Carrie Adams

    Meet: Primarily classroom
    Credits: 4

    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: 5/3/2023 @ 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

    Additional Details: EEP Eligible

  • LDE4404C - Advanced Residential Landscape Design

    Sustainable landscape design concepts and practices to create regenerative and resilient residential landscapes that demonstrate advanced design skills and knowledge.

    Prereq: LDE 3410C or LAA 2360C.

    Class# 13796
    T,R | Periods 9-10 (4:05 PM - 6:00 PM)

    PSF 0004
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    Instructor: Gail Hansen De Chapman

    Meet: Primarily classroom
    Credits: 3
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: 5/4/2023 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

    Additional Details: EEP Eligible

  • ORH1030 - Plants, Gardening and You

    A non-majors overview of environmental horticulture that emphasizes the art and science of growing, installing and maintaining plants used to enhance and improve the human environment indoors and outdoors. Gain familiarity with the science and the industries associated with environmental horticulture.

    Class# 15180
    R | Period 4 (10:40 AM - 11:30 AM)

    TUR L007
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    Instructor: David Clark

    Meet: Primarily
    Credits: 1
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: 5/4/2023 @ 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

    Additional Details: EEP Eligible


    Class# 15181
    R | Period 5 (11:45 AM - 12:35 PM)

    TUR L007
    Textbooks

    Instructor
    David Clark

    Meet: Primarily classroom
    Credits: 1
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: 5/4/2023 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

    Additional Details:  EEP Eligible

  • ORH2752 - Sensory Gardening

    Hands-on, multidisciplinary approach to environmental horticulture delivered through the context of the human senses. Class activities, assignments, and projects enhance awareness and understanding of how horticulture relates to the natural and built world, as well as the ways in which people perceive those worlds.

    Class#18398
    Tursday | Periods 3-4 (9:35 AM - 11:30 AM)

    FIF 2316
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    Instructor: Kevin Begcy

    Meet: Primarily classroom
    Credits: 2
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: 5/1/2023 @ 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

    Additional Details: EEP Eligible

  • ORH3773 - Public Gardens

    Operation and management of public gardens, including community and amusement parks, nature preserves, botanical gardens, arboreta, and zoological gardens. Explore issues relevant to principles and practices of management and psychological and sociological benefits of gardens and green spaces.

    Prereq: ORH 3513C.

    Class# 19946

    R | Period 6 (12:50 PM - 1:40 PM)

    PSF 0005
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    Instructor: Erin Alvarez

    Meet: Primarily classroom
    Credits: 2
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: 5/4/2023 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

    Additional Details: EEP Eligible (Employee Education Program)


    Class # (Departmentally Controlled)
    Textbooks
    Additional Details

    Instructor: Erin Alvarez

    Meet: Online (100%)
    Credits: 2
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: --
    Class Dates
    01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

  • ORH3773L - Public Gardens Laboratory

    First-hand observation and evaluation of public gardens and parks to illustrate the management of such, as was discussed in ORH 3773. Consists of field trips to various botanical gardens, zoos and amusement parks.

    Coreq: ORH 3773.

    Class# 19947

    TBD | Periods 3-4 (time: TBD)

    Textbooks

    Instructors: Erin Alvarez

    Meet: Online (100%)
    Credits: 2
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: --
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

    Additional Details: EEP Eligible

  • ORH4223 - Golf and Sports Turf Management

    Strategies involved in golf course and athletic field operations, including development of management cultural practices, adherence to environment regulations, personnel management and budgeting. Students may be expected to attend Saturday field trips.

    Prereq: ORH 3222C.

    Class# 15209
    T | Periods 5-6 (11:45 AM - 1:40 PM)

    FIF 2318
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    Instructor: Jason Kruse

    Meet: Primarily Classroom
    Credits: 2
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: 5/4/2023 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

    Additional Details: EEP Eligible

  • ORH4236C - Ornamental Landscape Management


    Provide foundational knowledge and the skills needed to successfully manage and maintain residential and commercial landscapes. Additionally, provides students with a greater understanding of the landscape management industry and familiarizes students with sustainable landscape management techniques.

    Prereq: ORH 3222C.

    Class# 15210

    Textbooks

    Instructor: Brian Pearson

    Meet: Online (100%)

    Credits: 3

    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: --

    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

    Additional Details: Add'l Course Fees: $20.80, EEP Eligible


    Class# (Departmentally Controlled)

    Textbooks

    Instructor: Brian Pearson

    Meet: Online (100%)

    Credits: 3
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: --
    Class Dates:     01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

    Additional Details: Add'l Course Fees: $20.80, EEP Eligible


    Class# (Departmentally Controlled)

    Textbooks

    Instructor: Brian Pearson

    Meet: Online (100%)

    Credits:3

    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: --
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

    Additional Details: Add'l Course Fees: $20.80, EEP Eligible

  • ORH4256 - Nutritional Management of Nursery Crop

    Techniques for determining, interpreting and managing the nutritional status of container-grown greenhouse and nursery crops. Includes water quality, substrate physical and chemical parameters, irrigation and fertilization practices.

    Class# 20001

    Textbooks

    Instructor: Kimberly Moore

    Syllabus: ORH 4256

    Meet: Online (100%)
    Credits: 3
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: --
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

    Additional Details: EEP Eligible


    Class# (Departmentally Controlled)

    Textbooks

    Instructor: Kimberly Moore

    Meet: Online (100%)
    Credits:3
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: --
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

    Additional Details: EEP Eligible


    Class# (Departmentally Controlled) 

    Textbooks

    Instructor: Kimberly Moore

    Syllabus: ORH 4256

    Meet: Online (100%)
    Credits:3
    Department:                                                                                                                                                                            Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: --
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

    Additional Details: EEP Eligible

  • ORH4280 - Orchidology

    Principles and practices involved in the production of orchid plants and flowers, including nomenclature, breeding, seed culture, harvesting and handling.

    Prereq: BOT 2011C or BSC 2011.

    Class# 15213

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    Syllabus

    Instructor: Wagner Vendrame

    Meet: Online (100%)
    Credits: 3
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: --
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

    Additional Details: EEP Eligible


    Class# (Departmentally Controlled)

    Textbooks

     Instructor: Wagner Vendrame

    Meet: Online (100%)
    Credits: 3
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: --
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

    Additional Details: EEP Eligible

  • ORH4804 - Annual and Perennial Gardening

    Identification, selection, use and management of annuals, perennials, vines, ornamental grasses and ground covers in the landscape. Hands-on care for plants in the outdoor laboratory. Learn the irrigation, fertilization, pruning and cultural needs of these popular plants. Laboratory complements lecture.

    Prereq: BOT 2010C or BSC 2010.-

    Instructor: Mack Thetford

    Meet: Online (100%)
    Credits: 2

    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: --
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

    Additional Details: --

  • ORH4804C - Annual and Perennial Gardening

    Identification, selection, use and management of annuals, perennials, vines, ornamental grasses and ground covers in the landscape. Hands-on care for plants in the outdoor laboratory. Learn the irrigation, fertilization, pruning and cultural needs of these popular plants. Laboratory complements lecture.

    Prereq: Junior standing.

    Class# 29968

    Wednesday | Periods 7-9 (1:55 PM - 3:55 PM)


    PSF 0005
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    Additional Details
    Instructors: Sandy Wilson

    Syllabus: ORH4804C

    Meet: Hybrid
    Credits: 3
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam --
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

  • ORH4804L - Annual and Perennial Gardening Laboratory

    Taxonomy of ornamental landscape annuals and perennials. Site evaluation, diagnostics, preparation, installation and maintenance of the color portion of commercial and residential landscaping.

    Prereq: BOT 2010C or BSC 2010; Coreq: ORH 4804.

    Class# (Departmentally Controlled)

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    Instructor: Mack Thetford

    Meet: Primarily classroom
    Credits: 1
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam
    --
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

    Additional Details: EEP (Employment Education Program) Eligible

  • ORH4905 - Independent Study in Horticultural Therapy

    Prereq: Plant Science major of junior standing or higher.

    Class # (Departmentally Controlled)

    Additional Details

    Instructor: Erin Alvarez

    Meet: Online
    Credits: VAR
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: --
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023



    Class # (Departmentally Controlled)

    Additional Details

    Instructor: Erin Alvarez

    Meet: Online
    Credits: VAR
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: --
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023



    Class # (Departmentally Controlled)

    Additional Details

    Instructor: Leah Diehl

    Meet: Online
    Credits: VAR
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: --
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

  • ORH4932 - Special Topics in Environmental Horticulture: ADV PLANT IDENT.

    Topics of current interest concerning environmental plants.

    Class# (Departmentally Controlled)
    T | Period 6 (12:50 PM - 1:40 PM)

    PSF 0005
    R | Periods 6-7 (12:50 PM - 2:45 PM)

    PSF 0005

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    Instructor: Bart Schutzman

    Meet: Primarily Class
    Credits: VAR
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: 5/2/2023 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

    Additional Details: EEP  Eligible

  • ORH4933 - Professional Seminar in Environmental Horticulture

    A senior-level course for students seeking career opportunities in environmental horticulture. Special emphasis is placed on the expectations of and the relevant issues facing the landscape plant production, landscape management and turfgrass industries. Field trips and attendance at selected commercial trade shows are mandatory.

    Prereq: AEC 3030 and AEC 3033 and ORH 3513C.

    Class# (Departmentally Controlled)
    W | Periods 5-6 (11:45 AM - 1:40 PM)

    FIF 2318
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    Instructor: Jason Kruse

    Meet: Primarily Classroom
    Credits: 1
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: 5/3/2023 @ 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

    Additional Details: EEP Eligible

  • PLS3080 - Introduction to Horticultural Therapy

    Examine the profession and practice of horticultural therapy including its history, current state, and relevant literature and theories. Explore peopleplant relationships, therapeutic methods and benefits, and populations served, as well as being introduced to existing programs and the role of therapeutic gardens.

    Prereq: sophomore standing or higher.

    Class# (Departmentally Controlled)

    Textbooks

    Syllabus

    Instructor: Leah Diehl

    Meet: Online (100%)

    Credits: 3
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: --
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

    Additional Details: EEP Elegible


    Class# 28187

    Textbooks

    Instructor: Leah Diehl

    Meet: Online (100%)
    Credits: 3
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: --
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

    Additional Details: EEP Elegible

  • PLS4081 - Techniques in Horticultural Therapy

    Examine the effectiveness of horticultural therapy across a diverse range of client populations, programs, and environments, and the physical, cognitive, and psychosocial implications. Explore therapeutic, vocational, and social modalities employing plants, as well as task analysis, activity analysis and tool and site adaptations.

    Prereq: PLS 3080 with a minimum grade of C.

    Class# (Departmentally Controlled)

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    Syllabus


    Instructor: Leah Diehl

    Meet: Online (100%)
    Credits: 3
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: --
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

    Additional Details: EEP Eligible


    Class# (Departmentally Controlled)

    Textbooks

    Instructor: Leah Diehl

    Meet: Online (100%)
    Credits: 3
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: --
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

    Additional Details: EEP Eligible


    Class# (Departmentally Controlled)

    Textbooks 

    Instructor: Leah Diehl

    Meet: Online (100%)
    Credits: 3
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: --
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

    Additional Details: EEP Eligible

  • PLS4941 - Practical Work Experience

    Practical, hands-on experience in the plant sciences through a paid internship in the industry. This must be a new experience and related to the student's field of study. One month of full-time work is required for each credit.

    Prereq: Plant Science major of junior standing or higher.

    Class # (Departmentally Controlled)
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    Additional Details

    Instructor: Erin Alvarez

    Meet
    Credits: VAR
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: --
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023



    Class # (Departmentally Controlled)
    Textbooks
    Additional Details

    Instructor: Erin Alvarez

    Meet
    Credits: VAR
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: --
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023



    Class # (Departmentally Controlled)
    Textbooks
    Additional Details

    Instructor: Leah Diehl

    Meet
    Credits: VAR
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: --
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

  • PLS4950 - Plant Science Capstone

    Identify a problem or topic in plant sciences and develop a poster presentation about this problem or topic. This course discusses the following topics: how to develop a hypothesis, how to complete a reliable literature review, the importance of peer review and how to present results and findings.

    Prereq: PLS 3004C and PLS 4941 One year of employment experience in plant science may be substituted for PLS 4941 with instructor permission.

    Class# 15892

    Textbooks

    Instructor: Erin Alvarez

    Meet: Online (100%)
    Credits: 3
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: --
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023


    Class# (Departmentally Controlled)

    Textbooks

    Instructor: Erin Alvarez

    Meet: Online (100%)
    Credits: 3
    Department: Environmental Horticulture
    Final Exam: --
    Class Dates: 01/09/2023 - 04/26/2023

Plant Science Undergraduate Academic Advisor

Jeanie Houk

Jeanie Houk

(352) 273-4791
1137 Fifield Hall
jeanie.houk@ufl.edu

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