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Backyard Orchard Workshops at HCP
March 3, 2018 @ 9:00 am - March 10, 2018 @ 12:00 pm PST
Learn how to cultivate fruits and nuts in your own back yard at The Gardens at HCP’s Backyard Orchard Workshops.
Two dates between March 3rd and 10th, 2018, these orchard workshops, are for those serious about cultivating fruit and nuts in an urban space. Ryan Senechal will cover a selection of cultivars, planting, staking & training, soil, nutrients & watering, pruning, plant health & cultural controls, grafting & propagation. The focus will be on apple, cherry, pear, plum, peach, kiwi, Carpathian walnut, butternut, hazelnut, fig, blueberry & raspberry.
HCP Members $90
March 3 & 10 from 9:00am – 12:00pm
To register for one of these orchard workshop, please call 250 479 6162.
About The Gardens at HCP:
The Gardens at Horticulture Centre of the Pacific (HCP), home to the Pacific Horticulture College, presents a year-round garden experience that all can enjoy.
Located just twelve kilometres north of Downtown Victoria, British Columbia, you will find a public garden lovingly cared for by volunteers, staff and students. From our hands-on Children’s Garden to the largest outdoor Bonsai Garden in Canada, you will find something to inspire at every visit.
We started to grow in 1979 and are proud to be a “gardeners garden”, connecting people with plants.
Being non profit we are able to exist and be successful through the kindness of others, not just through financial donations but in hands-on volunteer work throughout our garden.
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