Planting Design

9 Thursdays, September 23 – December 2, 2021, 6:30 – 9 p.m.
(no class November 11 & 25)
2 Saturdays, October 9 & 30, 2021, 1:30 – 4:30 p.m.


Apply knowledge and skills developed in previous design courses toward a working understanding of planting design. Acquire a critical understanding of how to enhance your planting design through color and texture, plant combinations, planting bed layout, installation techniques, and maintenance practices. A supply list will be sent. Prerequisites: Four OPC core courses, Graphics, Introduction to Professional Practice, Principles of Garden Design, and Hardscape Basics

GDC requirement

Gary E. Topalian, ASLA, PLA, senior landscape architect, Scott Byron and Company
Classroom 1, Learning Center