Students at Clovis Community College are getting a closer look at greenery. A brand new course is offering a deep dive into plant science.

"They're going to learn all about plant anatomy, plant physiology, plant ecology -- so the role of plants and their environments," Biology Instructor Grace Freymiller said.

Freymiller says the course is designed to help students interested in a career that has anything to do with plants, from agriculture to working at a nursery. She says it can also be helpful for those who don't plan to pursue this as a career.

"Even students who just are interested in plants kind of as a hobby can learn a lot from a class like this because they go through propagation techniques for example," Freymiller said.

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