Tree and Shrub Maintenance

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Tuesday January 23

7:00 PM  –  9:00 PM

Tuesdays: Jan. 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13 and 20 (Snow date: Feb. 27) | 7 – 9 p.m.
Field day: Sat., Feb. 17 (Snow date: Sun., Feb. 18) | 10 a.m. – noon

$132 members | $152 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; PCH 12.0 | LA CES 12.0