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


Qualification leaflets

Practical qualifications (2.1 MB pdf)
RHS qualifications (2.2MB pdf)


RHS qualifications

Find out more

Where can I sit RHS exams?
Registrations for 2019 exams are now open. Apply to sit your exam at RHS Wisley or find an alternative exam centre near you

Find out more

Get involved

We're a UK charity established to share the best in gardening. We want to enrich everyone's life through plants, and make the UK a greener and more beautiful place.