May 3, 2017

Fruit Tree Workshop

Summer Fruit Tree Workshop Series

This summer we’re partnering with many organizations around the city to bring you a series of fruit tree care workshops! Join TreePhilly, the Fairmount Park Conservancy, Farm Philly, Penn State Master Gardeners and the Philadelphia Orchard Project to learn how help your fruit trees thrive. Our workshop will cover information on pruning and thinning, common pests and diseases, and hands-on practice, and will take place at the scenic Fairmount Park Horticulture Center!

Light refreshments will be provided. Registration is on a sliding scale from $0 to $25. Pay what you can. Registration is required.


  • Thursday, May 18th
  • Wednesday, June 14th
  • Wednesday, July 12th


  • 5:30pm-6pm : Arrival and enjoy refreshments
  • 6pm-7pm : Tour of Food Forest and outdoor portion of workshop
  • 7pm-8pm : Indoor presentation by Robyn Mello from Philadelphia Orchard Project


Fairmount Park Horticulture Center

100 N. Horticultural Drive

Philadelphia, PA 19131

Be sure to use the Montgomery Drive gate to enter the Horticulture Center grounds as all the other gates will be closed and locked!