Calendar

Feb
17
Sat
Pruning Overgrown Fruit Trees
Feb 17 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

Park on Arabian Ave SE

Learn how to shorten the height and prune branches of overgrown/too tall fruit trees to maintain good fruit production.

Pruning Dwarf Fruit Trees
Feb 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Learn how select, plant and prune dwarf fruit trees.

Dwarf rootstock, trellising and support for very dwarf trees will also be discussed.

Fruit Tree Pruning Basics
Feb 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Learn how early pruning improves the size, taste, and yield of fruit and reduces disease and insect damage to trees. Learn how to:

  • invigorate fruit trees
  • prevent damage to branches
  • ensure sunlight reaches all parts of the tree
  • reduce disease and insect damage
Feb
20
Tue
Marion Garden Work Day
Feb 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Square Foot Gardening
Feb 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Speaker: Marcus White
The Square Foot Gardening Foundation

Feb
21
Wed
MCMGA Bug Group Meeting
Feb 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Feb
22
Thu
KBZY 1490 About Gardening
Feb 22 @ 8:45 am – 9:00 am
Marion Garden Maintenance
Feb 22 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Feb
24
Sat
Fruit Tree Pruning Basics
Feb 24 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

Learn how early pruning improves the size, taste, and yield of fruit and reduces disease and insect damage to trees. Learn how to:

  • invigorate fruit trees
  • prevent damage to branches
  • ensure sunlight reaches all parts of the tree
  • reduce disease and insect damage
Pruning Hybrid Tea & Shrub Roses
Feb 24 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

Spring pruning improves the health of roses and increases bloom during the summer. Learn pruning techniques that provide better air circulation and help prevent disease. Summer care of roses will also be discussed.