2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Common Ground Garden, 687 Arastradero Road, Palo Alto 94306
Do you know how to choose an appealing apricot tree? How to care for a mulberry? How much water a pomegranate tree needs in this drought? This workshop is your chance to learn hands-on what an arborist sees when selecting and caring for fruit trees. Tom Cronin, a masterful arborist, will take you into the garden to plant some trees and learn about… ◾Bare root definition ◾Tree/plant selection ◾Timing of plantings ◾Hole size and planting depth ◾How to fertilize trees best ◾Water basin and watering requirements, especially in the drought ◾Critter protection (including gophers, deer, squirrels, birds, rats, raccoons, etc.)
Common Ground Garden