Course Description and Credit Information

This webinar will discuss the changes to the previous available specifications for planting, irrigation, soil, and tree preservation and the role of the landscape architect in the documentation process. This is based on the latest research for writing specification of planting, irrigation, soil and tree preservation. Tools will be discussed that will provide free specification writing tools in order to assist landscape architects in the process of writing their design specifications. The webinar will discuss the following items: legal and use issues, new concepts in these specifications, making your own spec and details, enforcing the provisions, and the editing process.


Learning Objectives:

1. Understand what has changed in specification recommendations for planting, soil, irrigation, and tree preservation
2. Comprehend how and why the specification were developed the way they were
 3. Learn how to use free tools to write your own specifications based on the latest research and best practices.


General Course Information







Pre-recorded webinar




US State Approvals

LA CES Approved


States: AK, AL, AR, CT, DE, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MO, MS, NE, NH, NM, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WI, WV, WY


North Carolina


New Jersey




New York
 ***Each licensee is responsible for determining if this course meets the state requirements


GA, MN, and SD 
**Explanation: There is no process to get courses pre-approved in your state, but there should be no issues getting this course approved.
 If not approved, we will exchange it for another course or provide a full refund.

**See explanation


Canada Provinces and Territories

British Columbia

Yes, per reciprocity with LA CES


Yes, per reciprocity with LA CES

Course curriculum

    1. Watch the Video

    1. Take the Quiz

    1. Take the Survey

    1. DeepRoot Products

    2. DeepRoot Experience

    3. Silva Cell Tech Sheet

    4. Silva Cell Water Cycle

About this course

  • $26.99
  • 7 lessons
  • 1 hour of video content