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Pruning Raspberries & other Bramble Fruit - a Hands-on Workshop

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Event date/time: 
Saturday, March 25, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Event location: 
Wards Berry Farm

Raspberries are among the favorite fruits grown in home gardens and offer some of the most challenges to gardeners.  There are many types of ‘bramble’ fruit including summer red, yellow or black raspberries, blackberries, and fall bearing types of all colors.  Each has a somewhat unique growth habit and requires specialized pruning to be most successful. This workshop will provide information on all types of raspberries and an opportunity for hands-on pruning for participants to gain confidence in pruning their own plants at home. We’ll learn about tool maintenance and sharpening, too.  Bring your own tools or use ours.

This workshop will be partially out of doors, so please dress appropriately for potentially wet, cold, and muddy conditions.

Contact's name: 
Sonia Schloemann
Contact's phone: 
(413) 545-2254
Location: 
614 South Main Street
Sharon, MA 02067
614 South Main Street Sharon MA