Landscape Horticulturist

Landscape horticulturists survey and assess landscape, draw sketches and interpret plans. They construct and maintain gardens, parks, golf courses and other landscape environments. In addition, they advise clients on issues related to horticulture and landscape construction. Landscape horticulturists also propagate, cultivate and study plants, and treat injured and diseased trees and plants.

NOC: 2225

Designation Year: 2008

Designated Red Seal in: AB, BC, MB, NB, NL, NS, ON, PE, QC, SK
Trade title: Landscape Horticulturist, in AB, BC, MB, NB, NL, NS, PE, QC, SK
Other titles used in provinces/territories: Horticultural Technician (ON), Landscape Work (QC), Landscape Maintenance (QC)

Occupational Standard for current exams

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Essential Skills

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Job Market Reports

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Study for the Red Seal Examination

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Sample Questions

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Exam Counselling Sheet

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Ellis Chart

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