Garden Wrap-up

Schedule and Location

Wednesday, October 10, 2018, 6:30 to 9:00 p.m.
Thornhill Education Center

Fees and Registration

$29.00 member
$34.00 nonmember

Nonmembers: Fees include admission to the Arboretum. 

Course Description

Pruning a bush using a handheld pruning shear

The gardening year is coming to a close, and what you do now will set you up for success next year! This class is your “to-do list” for the end of the gardening season; it will cover what to do with your edibles, containers, perennials, trees, and shrubs. Get the scoop on techniques such as mulching, composting, soil testing, planning, fall watering, soil preparation, and planning for winter pruning.

Notes: Held indoors. Limit 20

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Course Details

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BY PHONE: 630-719-2468 (or to be waitlisted, M-F, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)
IN PERSON: Stop by Visitor Center during open hours.


Weather Cancellation Hotline
Classes run rain or shine unless there is a threat of server weather. If severe weather is forecast please call 630-719-7979 for updates on weather related cancellations.