Daily Archives: March 4, 2019

Spring Propagation Fair March 9th, 2019

Come join us for a day of fun, informative and hands-on experience around all things fruit.
 
Location: The Brig in Magnuson Park, 7400 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle.
Time: From 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. Cost: Free Admission. 
 

You can learn to graft, practice grafting, talk about growing fruit, buy fruit plants, and join our group of enthusiastic fruit growers. Bring your scionwood and cuttings. Volunteer, learn and have fun!

You can buy custom-grafted fruit trees. Scion wood: apple, pear, plum, cherry, fig, grape. Rootstock: prunus, malus, pyrus Plants: strawberries, caneberries, trees and more!

Lectures and Classes:

10:30: Improving Pollination in Blueberries – Weixen Gen; 11:30:Fungi and Fruit; 12:45: Best Pollinators for Each Type of Fruit Tree in our area  – Dave Pehling; Basic dormant grafting – Greg Giuliani; 2:00:The Future of Hardy kiwis – kiwibob Glanzman

Kids activities available.