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Event: 'Learn: The Artful Science Of Espalier And Pollarding' Print
Date: Saturday, November 09, 2013 - 10:00 am
Duration: 2 Hours
Contact Info:
Call 865-862-8717 or email to register.

You may have seen incredible examples of espaliered and pollarded trees in gardens around the world. Join Grounds Manager and aesthetic pruner, Mathew McMillan, to learn how you can create these practical and fantastical trees and shrubs for your own garden. Learn the history of how and why these radical pruning practices were started and the practical usefulness these same practices serve still today. The one hour classroom lecture and Q&A will be followed by an optional tour of the Gardens. Preregistration is required. Meet at the Garden Club Room.

$5 members, $10 non-members.