Instructor: Dr. Richard Campbell
Here is your chance to learn from Dr. Richard Campbell, an expert who was born in South Florida, offer his expert grafting techniques in this hands-on workshop at the Fairchild Farm in Homestead. To the novice, grafting seems like a mysterious and difficult procedure. In truth, it is a precise, straightforward technique that can be learned like any other. Once you master it, you can multiply your favorite plants or choose from the incredible multitudes of cultivars and species not commonly available. You’ll learn both the benefits and disadvantages of grafting. Various techniques will be demonstrated and you will be given an informative tour of the farm/grove.
Plant material will be provided for practice and students are required to bring their own grafting knife to use during class and wear comfortable clothing. This class takes place at the Fairchild Farm, located in Homestead. Directions will be emailed to registered students. This class is limited to 12 students.
9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 19 (one session)
Fee: Member, $75; Non-member, $100