Summer Pruning Intensive- pt 2 of 2

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 8/24/2014
8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Location
HOS Arboretum


Arboretum manager, Tonia Lordy, will discuss and demonstrate the why’s and how’s of summer pruning in this 10 hour 2 part intensive class.

We will cover:
tools, sanitation, safety, pruning terminology, fruiting wood identification, types of pruning cuts, and summer vs dormant season pruning
The species we will over include:
grapes, kiwi, cherries, plums, apple, European and Asian pears, and we’ll talk a bit about figs

This is a very hands on guided type class. The class size is very limited to allow each student individualized instruction and one on one time with Tonia.

Cost:
$100- non-members
$90- HOS members

Registration is required
contact Tonia: arboretum@homeorchardsociety.org