UC Master Gardeners, Santa Clara County, CA
University of California
UC Master Gardeners, Santa Clara County, CA

Fruit Tree Care: Stone Fruit, Apples, and Pears - Cupertino

Dates: October 28, 2019 - November 18, 2019

Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Contact: UC Master Gardeners

Sponsor: UC Master Gardeners, Santa Clara County, CA

Location: Vallco Main Campus, Room 2

Event Details

stone and pome fruit
It’s no wonder the Santa Clara Valley was once known for its acres of fruit orchards and our mild Mediterranean climate allows us to grow a dazzling variety of tree fruit!

This course covers growing pome fruits (including apples & pears), and stone fruits (including apricots, cherries, peaches, nectarines, and, plums). It stresses sustainable gardening practices including:

  • Efficient watering methods.
  • Integrated pest management.
  • Use of organic fertilizers and soil amendments apply for establishing and growing fruit trees.

Dates: 3 weeks - Mondays; Oct 28, Nov 4 and Nov 18, 2019

Sponsor/Partner: Fremont Union High School District Adult School (Sunnyvale-Cupertino)

Presenters: Master Gardeners of Santa Clara county

Registration: Online at the Fremont Union High School District Adult School website

Cost: $55

 

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