Pruning Essentials with Robin Howell

  • March 2, 2024 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Memphis Botanic Garden

    750 Cherry Road
    Memphis, Tennessee 38117
Ticket Price $29.00 This event is now over

Pruning Essentials with Robin Howell

March 2, 9 am-12 pm


Join the curator of the Japanese & Asian Garden at MBG this March to learn the essentials of pruning. He will address choosing the correct tools and proper use and care of tools (including sharpening). Class begins with indoor instruction on tools and the timing and techniques for pruning. The rest of the class is hands-on pruning in the Garden with considerable walking, so wear comfortable shoes and dress for the weather. Optional: Bring your own pruners if they need to be sharpened and/or to practice. Class size limited to 18; register early.


$17 MBG Members/$29 Non-Members. Register no later than February 29.


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Date & Time

Sat, Mar 2, 2024 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Venue Details

Memphis Botanic Garden

750 Cherry Road
Memphis, Tennessee 38117 Memphis Botanic Garden
Memphis Botanic Garden

The Memphis Botanic Garden is a not-for-profit 501(c) (3) organization dedicated to being an exemplary center for horticulture and environmental enrichment. Serving over 40,000 school-aged children annually, and hosting over 260,000 visitors each year, Memphis Botanic Garden strives to enhance lives by connecting people with nature, increasing awareness and appreciation of our environment. Our 96-acre property includes 30 specialty gardens and a Level 4 Arboretum, which provide the ability to interact with various families of plants, flowers, and trees.


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