Current Class Offerings - 2017
CASEE Center, Building B, Rm. 206
11104 NE 149th Street
Brush Prairie WA 98606
- Our classes are approved for Master Gardener Continuing Education Credit
- Classes may be held partially or completely in Wildlife Botanical Gardens, please dress appropriately for weather.
Fruit Trees: A Beginnerís Guide
February 18, 2017
Presented by Jon Dempster, Horticulturist at One Green World, an edible perennial nursery www.onegreenworld.com
Have you ever wanted to grow your own fruit trees at home, but donít know where to start? Growing your own fruit is a great way to enjoy many delicious and interesting varieties. Make your fruit growing experience rewarding and exciting by learning the basics of how to manage fruit trees ecologically. Topics covered will include site selection and preparation, variety selection, soil fertility, co-planting, pruning and harvesting.
Mindful Pruning Strategies for Ornamental, Woody Plants
March 18, 2017
Presented by Beth Goodnight, landscape designer and gardening coach
Learn how a plant responds when itís pruned. Learn how to guide a plant's shape and size with careful, thoughtful pruning. Not all woody plants are to be pruned the same way. Break the mold of shearing everything! There will be a class presentation and demonstrations out in the gardens so please dress appropriately.
If you have specific questions, please submit them when registering for the class via email prior to the event.
Master Composter/Recycler Classes at the Wildlife Botanical Gardens Compost Site
Register for these free workshops at columbiasprings.org/mcr/classes.html