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Class listingPlanning Home Fruit Plantings
Winter offers the optimal time to plan for ordering and planting fruiting trees and shrubs. This class provides guidance in deciding which fruits to grow, which cultivars to order, sources for those cultivars, and design considerations for the home orchard. The class provides all you need to know to get started growing delicious and nutritious fruits at home. Co-sponsored by Bloomingfoods, the Bloomington Community Orchard, Hilltop Garden and Nature Center, City of Bloomington... Parks and Recreation, and Free University of Monroe County.
Code: 66507-A Day: Sat. Date: 12/7 Time: 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Register by: 12/4 Cost: $10/in-city, $14/non-city Location: Hilltop Garden and Nature Center, 2367 E. 10th St., Bloomington
Instructor: H. Michael Simmons, orchard educator