Pruning and Fertilizing

Pruning and Fertilizing


When: Wednesday, March 11, 2015 2:30 PM to Wednesday, March 11, 2015 4:30 PM

Fairchild aims to provide up-to-date, practical gardening information and techniques to visitors and volunteers. Fairchild’s Horticulture team has prepared a fantastic selection of classes for our volunteers to use in their home gardens, while working at Fairchild, or to share with Garden visitors.

Priority registration is given to volunteers working in horticulture, but classes are open to all volunteers. To register, please call 305.667.1651, ext. 3360 or email All classes will be held on Wednesdays from 1:30-3:30 p.m. in Corbin A unless otherwise noted; classes may also take place outside in the Garden so wear a hat and comfortable shoes. 

Wednesday, March 11: Pruning and Fertilizing

Learn from Dr. Richard Campbell, Director of Horticulture and Senior Curator of Tropical Fruit, about proper pruning techniques and best fertilization practices for fruit trees and palms.