Grafting Backyard Fruit Trees
Date: February 16, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Contact: UCCE Master Gardeners 209-223-6838
Sponsor: UCCE Master Gardeners of Amador County
Location: Amador County GSA Building
Interested in improving the quality and variety of fruit trees in your backyard orchard? Join the UCCE Master Gardeners of Amador County on Saturday, February 16, 2019 for this timely class on grafting methods you can use on fruit trees in your home orchard. Local Master Gardeners will present a hands-on clinic covering a variety of grafting techniques for home gardeners. Whip, tongue and cleft grafts will be demonstrated and practiced. Bud grafts will also be discussed. Learn how to grow a fruit salad tree. A variety of fruit tree scions may be available for participants to take home. Hand-outs will be available. The class is free and open to the public. No reservations are required.
All classes are held in the GSA Building at 12200-B Airport Rd. in Jackson from 9 am to Noon.