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Rehabilitative Pruning

UW Botanic Gardens 3501 NE 41st St, Seattle, WA

This advanced class will discuss how to restore mal-pruned trees and shrubs. Taught by Christina Pfeiffer Register with UW Botanic Gardens

Pruning Art or Atrocity?

UW Botanic Gardens 3501 NE 41st St, Seattle, WA

Three forms of mal-pruning will be explained and compared with bona-fide examples of pruning art such as pleaching, pollarding, and coppicing. Taught by Christina Pfeiffer Register with UW Botanic Gardens

Fruit Tree Pruning

UW Botanic Gardens 3501 NE 41st St, Seattle, WA

Learn the basics of fruit tree pruning. Covers apple, cherry, plum, and pear trees. This lecture series is designed for those who work in landscape maintenance. Taught by Ingela Wanerstrand Register with UW Botanic Gardens

Vine Pruning

UW Botanic Gardens 3501 NE 41st St, Seattle, WA

This class covers pruning and management of some of our most common ornamental vines: wisteria, common varieties of clematis, Boston ivy/Virginia creeper, honeysuckle, and trumpet vine Taught by Laura Watson Register with UW Botanic Gardens

Shrubs III

UW Botanic Gardens 3501 NE 41st St, Seattle, WA

The Puzzlers & Consequences Taught by Ken Tuomi Register with UW Botanic Gardens

Japanese Garden Pruning

UW Botanic Gardens 3501 NE 41st St, Seattle, WA

Specialized pruning techniques for Japanese maples, bamboo, cloud pruning of pines, and tamamono shearing will be covered. Taught by Bess Bronstein Register with UW Botanic Gardens

Rose Pruning

UW Botanic Gardens 3501 NE 41st St, Seattle, WA

Learn the right way to prune roses: hybrid teas, climbers & landscape roses Taught by Emily Ross Register with UW Botanic Gardens

Prune & Renovate the Overgrown Landscape

UW Botanic Gardens 3501 NE 41st St, Seattle, WA

Basic pruning & creative solutions for the overgrown or overplanted landscape Taught by Shawna Van Nimwegen     Register with UW Botanic Gardens

Shrubs II

UW Botanic Gardens 3501 NE 41st St, Seattle, WA

The Shearables, Hackables and Untouchables.  Find out which plants are which, and how to correctly shear. Taught by Christina Pfeiffer Register with UW Botanic Gardens

Shrubs I

UW Botanic Gardens 3501 NE 41st St, Seattle, WA

The Friendly, Fearless an Forgiving.  This talk will focus on nandina, evergreen azalea, lilac, camellia and yew pruning. Taught by Mary Machala Register with UW Botanic Gardens

Tree Pruning II

UW Botanic Gardens 3501 NE 41st St, Seattle, WA

The "how-to's" for making good cuts, structural pruning for trees of any age, pruning standards, and crown restoration. Taught by Bess Bronstein Register with UW Botanic Gardens

Tree Pruning I

UW Botanic Gardens 3501 NE 41st St, Seattle, WA

The science and biology behind tree pruning with minimal injury to the tree. Taught by Bess Bronstein Register with UW Botanic Gardens