Bare-root Fruit Tree Planting

January 14, 2017
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Do you know how to choose an appealing apricot tree? How to care for a mulberry? How much water a pomegranate tree needs in this drought?

This workshop is your chance to learn hands-on what an arborist sees when selecting and caring for fruit trees. Tom Cronin, a masterful arborist, will take you into the garden to plant some trees and learn about…

  • Bare root definition
  • Tree/plant selection
  • Timing of plantings
  • Hole size and planting depth
  • How to fertilize trees best
  • Water basin and watering requirements, especially in the drought
  • Critter protection (including gophers, deer, squirrels, birds, rats, raccoons, etc.)

Date: January 14, 2017 2:00 PM-4:00 PM

Location: Common Ground Garden | Palo Alto

Admission: $30

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