Blair will focus on two forms of pruning: corrective pruning for ornamentals and pruning to increase productivity for apple-bearing trees.
The arborist will demonstrate these techniques on one of the estate's oldest trees, as well as some of its youngest, in the Apple Tree Allee. This Hildene horticultural program is free and open to the public. Check in is at the Welcome Center.
Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home, is open daily from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. To learn more about the pruning program call Stephanie at 802-367-7960 or email Stephanie@hildene.org.
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