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10am Member, 10am Non-member, 12:30 Member, 12:30 Non-member
Wednesday, August 18, 10:00am-11:30am
CHS Hort Classroom
46 Windermere Blvd., Charleston, SC 29407
Join CHS Hort Board Member & Certified Arborist Cameron Rickett for a talk and hands-on demonstration of proper tree & shrub pruning. Cameron will start with a presentation covering pruning safety, equipment, needs and methods.
After the presentation, participants will practice what they have learned while Cameron helps you tweak your technique and answers your questions. Participants will receive a 7 gallon Delta Moonlight Crepe Myrtle to prune during class and to take home with you and watch grow with your garden!
This unique, hands-on class is limited to 15 participants per session.
About Cameron Rickett
Cameron has been an ISA Certified Arborist with Bartlett Tree Experts over 11 years working in Charleston, SC where he has spent time as a Climber, Plant Health Care Specialist, and Arborist Representative. He has done extensive work involving tree structural support systems, insect and disease management in woody plants, and developing soil care programs for trees and shrubs of the landscape. He sits on the Advisory Committee for Trident Technical College’s Horticulture Department, where he did his study in Horticulture, and is an active member in Trees SC, South Carolina’s state tree organization. He enjoys spending time with his wife Bryna and his children Graham and Claire.