Tree and Shrub Maintenance

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Tuesday January 21

7:00 PM  –  9:00 PM

Tuesdays: Jan. 21 and 28, Feb. 4 and 11 (Snow date: Tues., Feb. 25) | 7 – 9 p.m.

Field day: Sat., Feb. 29 (Snow date: Sat., March 28) | 10 a.m. – noon

$115 members | $135 nonmembers

Phipps Garden Center in Mellon Park

Objective: To understand the basics of woody plant care and to use this knowledge to ensure proper personal and professional selection and maintenance of trees and shrubs

Level: Beginner to intermediate

Prerequisite: None

Learn the basics of arboriculture as we cover tree biology, plant selection, site preparation, planting, pruning, fertilization, and diagnosis and control of insect and disease problems. Plus, attend a hands-on field session in Mellon Park. Sustainable Horticulture, Landscape and Garden Design, and Native Plant Landscapes Certificate elective