Pruning Shrubs

A horticulturist carefully selects a branch to prunePractice correct pruning techniques and learn which plants to prune now and more importantly, which to prune later. Known as “dormant” pruning, thoughtful removal of branches in winter is easy and encourages proper spring growth.

Instructor: Katrina Lewin
Notes: Held outdoors. Limit 20
Supplies: Bring a pair of work gloves, and safety glasses. Dress for the weather.

Course number

H126

Schedule and Location

Saturday, March 24, 2018, 9:00 to noon, or Friday, April 13, 2018, noon to 3 p.m.

  • Section A: Saturday, March 24, 2018, 9:00 to noon, Thornhill Education Center
  • Section B: Friday, April 13, 2018, noon to 3:00 p.m., Cudahy Room, Administration Building

Fees and Admission

Nonmembers: Fees include admission to the Arboretum. 

$39.00 member
$46.00 nonmember

Registration Information

ONLINE: REGISTER NOW
CALL: 630-719-2468 (or to be waitlisted)
IN PERSON: Stop by the Visitor Center during open hours.