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Backyard Orchard Workshops at HCP

March 3 @ 9:00 am - March 10 @ 12:00 pm

HCP - Backyard Orchard event 2018

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
Non-Members $110

Two Saturdays:
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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Details

Start:
March 3 @ 9:00 am
End:
March 10 @ 12:00 pm
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Venue

Horticulture Centre of the Pacific
505 Quayle Road
Victoria,BCV9E 2J7Canada
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Phone:
(250) 479-6162
Website:
hcp.ca