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1102 - Plant Management 2

1102 Plant Management 2


HT11102 Plant management 2 covers part of achievement standard 90924 AHS 1.10 Demonstrate knowledge of horticultural plant management practices.

Find out here about what you will do, assessment requirements and what you will need to complete the teaching material for this standard.

What you will do

Use the HT1102 study plan as a guide to work your way through this topic.

You will:

  • complete a weed study
  • build and use a cloche
  • identify and describe products used to improve plant growth.


Your teacher will look at how well you:

  • complete the weed study
  • describe in your diary how you made and used a cloche
  • identified and described products used to improve plant growth.

What you will need

  • nasturtium seedlings
  • your diary
  • a space in your garden to plant your nasturtium seedlings.


  • clear plastic sheet
  • number 8 wire or something similar, for example, wire coat hangers stretched out
  • two wooden pegs
  • six metres of string


  • four plastic bottles, for example, a two-litre milk or soft drink bottle.

And any of the following:

  • garden magazines
  • product and advertising material from hardware shops and horticulture supplies
  • the Internet e.g. websites such as www.mitre10.co.nz
  • junk mail.

What's next?

Go to: 1 Fertiliser.