Summer Fruit Tree Pruning – canceled

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Date - 08/20/16
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Summer is an ideal time to train young trees and encourage optimal fruit production. Summer Fruit Tree Pruning, a sequel to Guadalupe River Park Conservancy’s dormant pruning workshop, will be held in the Historic Orchard, a 3.3 acre site planted in 1994 to showcase the varieties of fruit trees that once made the Santa Clara Valley the “Valley of Heart’s Delight”. Using demonstrations and hands-on practice, professional landscaper Sean McGrail will teach you how to slow down growth, increase light and remove disease from trees. Bring pruning equipment if you have it, and dress in long sleeves and closed toe shoes ready to walk a spectacular orchard that contains over 250 fruit trees, including cherries, apricots, prunes, apples, and more.

 

Ages 18 and Up

 

This program takes place at the Guadalupe River Park & Gardens – Historic Orchard, just south of Taylor Street, San Jose. Parking is available at the Seymour Street parking lot.  Pre-registration is required, and space is limited. For more information call 408-298-7657.

 

Refund Policy:
A credit towards another workshop will be available for cancellations within one week of the workshop. No refunds will be given; please take this into account before signing up. In the event a workshop is cancelled by GRPC, a full refund will be provided to all registered participants.

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