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Conifer Propagation Seminar

March 7 @ 8:45 am - 4:00 pm

March 7, 2020 8:45AM – 4:00PM

Join the plant propagation staff and volunteers of Hidden Lake Gardens as they share propagation techniques for some of the rare plants of the Harper Collection of Dwarf and Rare Conifers. Learn the art and science of conifer propagation with hands-on grafting of six different plants and cuttings of 16 different conifers. A tour of the Harper Collection and/or the HLG propagation area will also be included (weather permitting). Species for propagating include Abies, Juniperus, Picea, Pinus, and Thuja. Designed for the beginner; however, experienced propagators will also benefit from participating. Please bring a pair of bypass hand pruners to the seminar.
Cost: Early bird registration expires February 24, 2020, and is $115 per person / $95 per person for Friends of HLG. After February 24, 2020, registration fee increases to $135 per person. Deadline to register is February 29, 2020. Registration fee covers propagation supplies and materials, information hand-outs, and lunch. To register, please call 517-431-2060.

Details

Date:
March 7
Time:
8:45 am - 4:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.canr.msu.edu/events/conifer-propagation-seminar-1

Venue

Hidden Lake Gardens
6214 Monroe Rd
Tipton, MI 49287 United States
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Phone:
5174312060