Event start date and time: July 27, 2013 5:00 PM
Event end date and time: July 27, 2013 5:00 PM
In this hands-on workshop you will learn the basics of summer pruning in order to increase the health and abundance of local fruit trees! This fun workshop will be an opportunity to gain a basic understanding of the different types of pruning cuts and when these cuts should be used.
About the instructor:
Monica Maggio: Over the past 12 years, Monica's studies and work have centered around two main themes: teaching and plants (especially ones you can eat)! Her business, Core Home Fruit Services LLC, helps people successfully grow fruit at the home-scale here in Portland, OR. Monica is also currently designing/teaching a Fruit Growing Certificate Course with Oregon State University and continues to teach fruit growing classes for Portland Nursery and OSU's Master Gardener Program. Monica also served as Arboretum Manager with the Home Orchard Society from Dec 2010-Dec 2012 and had 1.5 acres of fruiting trees and shrubs in her care! She is honored and exciting to be teaching with the Portland Fruit Tree Project.
The location address and other details will be provided after you register.
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• Post ID: 8430272 portland