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Prune in Winter

January 28, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm


Pruning in Winter

Jen Kettell, Horticultural Educator and Consultant

1 Session: Saturday, January 28, 9:00am–noon

Location: Hunnewell Building, Arnold Arboretum

Jen Kettell, an ISA-certified arborist, will explain the reasons for pruning and what to consider when pruning dormant trees, shrubs, and vines. She will demonstrate techniques, give guidelines for determining which plants benefit from winter pruning, and explain how plants heal from pruning wounds. Note: this workshop teaches ornamental pruning techniques; it does not provide information on pruning for fruit production.
Fee $48

Register at my.arboretum.harvard.edu or call 617-384-5277

Massachusetts Certified Arborist and International Society of Arboriculture credits available.


January 28, 2017
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Arnold Arboretum, Hunnewell Building
125 The Arborway
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States


Pamela Thompson


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