Ice covered sedum in the Simpson Park Demonstration Garden tufa bed. Photo © Mary Free
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Outdoor Spring Pruning

June 12, 2022 @ 12:00 pm 1:30 pm EDT

Pruning: Removing suckers

June is a great time to prune all those spring-blooming shrubs and trees. Come to an outdoor, hands-on class to learn how to prune your plants to make them look their best now and look even more spectacular next spring.  Extension Master Gardeners Bob Besse, Angela McNamara, Molly Newling and Claire Wade will lead you through the principles and practices of good pruning. Registrants are encouraged to view the video of the program “Pruning Trees and Shrubs—Winter” in the MGNV Virtual Classroom at to get a head start on the basic techniques. Bring your gloves and pruning tools!

This class is limited to 20 registrants.

After you RSVP, you will receive an immediate email confirmation.

If you are a person with a disability and desire any assistive devices, services, or other accommodations to participate in this activity, please contact Arlington County Cooperative Extension five days prior to the event at 703-228-6400 or *TDD (800) 828-1120 during business hours (8:00 am–5:00 pm) to discuss accommodations 5 days prior to the event.

3830 Seminary Road
Alexandria, Virginia 22304
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