Pruning Workshop Series: Early Summer Pruning

June 1, 2019 11:30AM - 1:30PM

6214 W. Monroe Road (Hwy M-50) Tipton, Michigan 49287

Contact: 517-431-2060

Pruning Workshop Series.  This three-part hands-on workshop will teach and demonstrate the methods of pruning shrubs and small trees for deciduous, coniferous, and evergreen plants.  Participants will obtain knowledge of (1) the different styles of pruning, (2) the different types of pruning cuts, (3) the various tools for pruning, (4) the physiological impact pruning has on plants, (5) the importance of timing for pruning, and (6) the importance of preparation before pruning.  Cost:  $23 per person per workshop / $20 Friends of HLG per workshop.  Register for the entire series and receive a $10 discount off of the total registration cost ($59 per person / $50 Friends of HLG).  Registration is required, space is limited.  Call 517-431-2060 to register.

Workshop 2:  Early Summer Pruning.  This workshop will cover how to prune shrubs and small trees that bloomed in spring, how to prune conifers and evergreens, and how to prune hedges and topiaries.  Forsythia, magnolia, lilac, azalea, rhododendron, and other shrubs and small trees will be covered.  Please bring a pair of hand pruners and work gloves to class and dress for the weather.

Event Location

6214 W. Monroe Road (Hwy M-50) Tipton, Michigan 49287

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