A Cut Above: An Introduction to Pruning with David Lannon

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Thursday Garden Talks with Lili Singer: Informative gatherings with horticultural specialists — for passionate home gardeners and landscape professionals.

Don’t miss this important, fun and useful class on maintaining plant health through proper maintenance. Class coverage includes basic botany as it relates to pruning, reasons behind pruning and rules of when to make or NOT to make cuts. Tools of the trade will also be discussed, along with how to make proper cuts—all demonstrated in class with gusto!! Handouts will be provided, too! Dave is professor of horticulture at Mt. San Antonio College, a respected member of the International Plant Propagators Society and a much-adored and beloved instructor.

A program of the Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden, which has a mission to foster awareness and appreciate of the role of plants in nature and human affairs.

Location: Palm Room
The Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden
301 North Baldwin Ave.
Arcadia, CA 91007

For more information about the entire series led by Lili Singer and occurring eight Thursday mornings this fall, see the Arboretum’s Events & Classes website page.

Fee: $100 for the eight-part series, or $20 per class, you may pay at the door although pre-registration is required for sessions that include field trips