Gain an understanding of the plant science behind pruning, practice properly timed pruning techniques, and learn how to select the right equipment for the job in this hands-on class. Proper pruning will enhance form, maintain size, and improve woody plant health.
Instructor: Philip Riske, horticulturalist II, The Morton Arboretum
Notes: Held indoors and outdoors. Please dress for the weather. Limit 16
Supplies: Please bring a sack lunch and a beverage. If you have your own pruners or loppers, please bring them as well, otherwise tools will be provided.
Certificate information: Home Landscape Gardening Certificate requirement (6 hours)
SCHEDULE AND LOCATION:
Saturday, March 29, 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Thornhill Education Center
FEES AND ADMISSION:
Fee includes admission to the Arboretum.
IN PERSON: Stop by the Visitor Center during open hours.
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