Master Gardener Pruning Made Easy
When: Sat., Mar. 17, 2018(1:00 PM - 5:00 PM)
Where: Penn State Extension Mercer County
463 N. Perry Hwy.
Mercer, Pennsylvania 16137
registration deadline: March 14, 2018
Pruners in hand, but still nervous about approaching your overgrown plant? Join us for the hands-on Pruning Made Easy! Ornamental Tree & Shrub Pruning Workshop to feel comfortable pruning your own trees and shrubs, or to instructing someone else. Presented by the Master Gardeners of Mercer County.
To Be Covered
- How to choose the right tools for the job.
- When to prune and why.
- What to remove/what to keep.
- How to cut both small and large branches.
- What NOT to do.
- How to stay safe!
- Note: We will not cover fruit trees.
This is an outdoor class, participants are asked to dress for the weather. We will meet rain or shine!
What to Bring
Bring your pruning tools and questions.
01:00 pm Classroom Session at the Penn State Extension Mercer County Auditorium
02:15 pm Outdoor Session (location TBD)
04:00 pm Questions & Answers
J. Craig Williams