Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-001-130 020004 Plant Interior
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description10-001-130 PLANT INTERIOR to identify indoor tropical plants and blooming plants that are used in interior plantscaping. Includes identification, plant varieties, pests, diseases, and cultural requirements. Also designing with houseplants. (Prerequisite: 10-001-110, Intro to Horticulture)
Total Credits3
Prior Learning Assessments
Course Competencies
  1. Compare and contrast the plant families.
  2. Apply light requirements to interior plant design.
  3. Apply watering requirements to interior plants.
  4. Explain insect and disease control in interior plant design and care.
  5. Differentiate soil requirements for interior plants.
  6. Describe plant propagation practices.
  7. Recognize potential problems in interior plant design and care.
  8. Describe grooming techniques in interior plant design and care.
  9. Reccommend an interior garden design.
  10. Identify career opportunities and needs in the plantscape industry.