How to Trim Your Plumerias
Learn important tips & tricks to prune plumerias!
Saturday, March 12, 2022
Price: $50 – limited tickets available!
Includes special 2-hour workshop with Stacy & Mike, hands-on instruction, extensive Q&A, door prizes
Atkinson Plumeria Farm, La Mesa, CA
You’ll learn what to prune, when to prune, how to prune, and why we prune – for both potted and in-ground plants. How to assess the pruning needs of plants and good pruning practices that encourage blooming. Plus:
- Equipment needed
- Types of cuts
- Types of branches
- Understand spring dangers
- The use of staking
- Cross-branching and airflow issues
- Canopy and growth types
- Much more!
This is the first time Stacy & Mike have offered this workshop in an in-person, intimate setting on their farm. They’ll not only teach you what to do, but they’ll show you, as well, with trimming demonstrations around the farm.
What to bring:
- Wear sunscreen
- Water bottle (refills provided)
- Close-toed shoes
- Aloha spirit
Check-in begins 15 minutes before the event start time. The event will start promptly at 10 am. Coffee and water will be provided.
This is a rain or shine event. We’ll be outside under shade and in the open. Mask-wearing is optional.
Stacy and Mike have been growing plumerias on Mt Helix for over 25 years. The PBS program “A Growing Passion” featured them on their Emmy-winning episode about plumerias. They’ve taught plumeria workshops around the United States. Stacy has been pruning plumerias on their farm, and for others, for 25 years.
10:00 am Workshop
NOTE: If the class is sold out, email us to get on the waitlist.