Class Objective

Learn how to care for plants in Calgary climates. 

Unit Outline

All About Plants

  • Answering “What is a plant?”
  • Plant growth stages and life cycle.

Plant Growth

  • Methods that support plant growth: cross pollination, fertilization, and more.

Alberta’s Climate

  • Technical terms related to Alberta’s plant growth and climate.
  • Connecting climate to growing practices specific to Alberta.

Pollinator Plants

  • Learn about pollinator plants and their uses through examples.
  • Connect pollinator plants to Alberta’s climate and growing practices.

Volunteer Plants & Invasive Species

  • Identifying volunteer plants and invasive species.

Teacher Resources

Download PDF of Unit A3

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