Pruning Principles and Practices


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Through classwork and hands-on practice, develop pruning tools and techniques to help shrubs, conifers, broadleaves, evergreens, and deciduous plants thrive. Explore how woody plant structure and physiology influence pruning. Learn how to create and maintain hedges and explore authentic pollarding techniques. Come dressed for fieldwork, and bring bypass pruners if you have them.
This course is also required for the Gardening Certificate.


Required Text
Gilman, Edward F.,
An Illustrated Guide to Pruning
Publisher: Albany, NY: Delmar
2012


Schedule: Every week on Saturday, starting on 01/21/23 and ending on 03/04/23 (excluding 02/18/23)
Times: 01:00pm-04:00pm EST
Instructor: Samuel Bishop Samuel Bishop
Location: NYBG, Watson Room 312
2900 Southern Blvd
Bronx, NY 10458
Session Number: 233HRT321C
Price Non-Member : $425.00
Member : $385.00
Prerequisite(s): Introduction to Plant Science
By signing up for this course, you acknowledge that you have successfully completed the necessary prerequisite(s).


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