RHS Level 3 Certificate in Horticulture

R3101 Plant taxonomy, structure, and function

R3102 The root environment, plant nutrition and growing systems

R3103 The management of plant health

R3104 Understanding applied plant propagation

R3111 Understanding garden survey techniques and design principles

R3112 Understanding the selection and use of landscaping elements in the garden

R3113 Understanding the setting out and construction of landscaping elements in the garden

R3114 Understanding a range of specialist elements in the establishment of garden and urban plantings

Printed exam papers

For further information, see contact details below. Printed versions of the last two exam papers can be purchased for £2 per unit per examination session. Please send a letter outlining which units and examination sessions you require enclosing a cheque/postal order (GBP) made payable to ‘Royal Horticultural Society’ to:

RHS Qualifications
RHS Garden Wisley
GU23 6QB

Tel: 01483 226500
Email: qualifications@rhs.org.uk

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RHS qualifications (2.2MB pdf)

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