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Classes and Clinics

1st Saturday with Master Gardeners:
Pruning, Planting and Pests

Saturday, November 3, from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

The 1st Saturday workshop for November will focus on garden tasks well suited to the month of November and late Fall. The workshop will be held at the WSU Extension Grays Harbor Office meeting room. This location is at the Grays Harbor County Fairgrounds in Elma.
Topics for the workshop will include:

  • Basics of pruning
  • Care of pruning tools during fall/winter
  • What to prune
  • Planting Myths (right plant, right place; transplanting; time of year to plant, etc)
  • What to plant now (trees/shrubs, etc)
  • Intro to IPM
  • IPM for November

 
After the workshop there will be a Plant Clinic in the meeting room. The Plant Clinic team will be there to research any questions you might have. If you do have a plant question, please bring a sample of that plant with you, preferably in a sealed plastic bag.Bring your gardening questions or bring examples of problems you are experiencing in your garden.

 
 

Reasonable accommodations will be made for persons with disabilities and special needs who contact Toni Gwin, WSU Extension, P.O. Box 88, South Bend, WA 98586, 360 875-9331; tgwin@wsu.edu at least two weeks prior to the event.

WSU Extension programs and employment are available without discrimination. Evidence of noncompliance may be reported through your local WSU Extension office.

 

Cooperating agencies: Washington State University, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and Grays Harbor County. Extension programs and employment are available to all without discrimination. Evidence of noncompliance may be reported through your local Extension office.

 

Pruning fall blueberry bush
Pruning blueberry •Photo by Mark Ehlenfeldt, courtesy of USDA ARS.

 

Master Gardener trainees examining a camelia