DIG - Pruning Trees and Shrubs
Learn the basics of pruning to keep your trees and shrubs healthy, functional and attractive. This class will cover the art and science of good pruning, including how to prune young trees for good structure. You’ll also learn the five basic types of pruning and the two worst pruning mistakes. Pruning demonstration and take-home materials included. Instructed by ISA Certified Arborist® John Eisenhower.
The learning objectives of this class include:
- To understand “The Art and Science of Pruning”
- To comprehend plant responses to pruning
- To know pruning objectives
- To identify five pruning types
- To avoid two common pruning mistakes.
Instructor: Master Gardener, John Eisenhower John is the owner of Integrity Tree Service in Phoenix, AZ, a residential and commercial tree care provider since 1989. He is an ISA Certified Arborist, Master Gardener and Certified Treecare Safety Professional. He is a member of the American Society of Consulting Arborists, Past President of the Arizona Community Tree Council and holds a degree in English Literature from Arizona State University.