Master Pruner Series: Japanese Garden Pruning

Start Date
08/01/2018
End Date
08/01/2018
Description
Specialized pruning techniques for Japanese maples, bamboo, cloud pruning of pines, and tamamono shearing will be covered. This lecture series is designed for those who work in landscape maintenance. Classes last two hours and are held on Wednesdays in 2018. Each lecture provides information on tools and  techniques for quality pruning with better long-term results and customer satisfaction.
Location
Seattle, WA
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Horticulture / Plants
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
2.0
Learning Outcomes
Learn the special aesthetics unique to a Japanese-style garden; learn how to prune in accordance with these aesthetics in a way that is healthy for the plant; learn what tamamon shearing is and how to perform it on appropriate plants; how to properly prun
Instructors
Peter Putnicki, Senior Gardener, Seattle Japanese Garden
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Provider
University of Washington Botanic Gardens


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