Fruit Tree Care: Stone Fruit, Apples, and Pears - Cupertino
Vallco Main Campus, Room 2
10123 N. Wolfe Road, Suite 2085
Cupertino, CA 95014
Contact: UC Master Gardeners
Sponsor: UC Master Gardeners, Santa Clara County, CA

stone and pome fruit
It’s no wonder the Santa Clara Valley was once known for its acres of fruit orchards and our mild Mediterranean climate allows us to grow a dazzling variety of tree fruit!

This course covers growing pome fruits (including apples & pears), and stone fruits (including apricots, cherries, peaches, nectarines, and, plums). It stresses sustainable gardening practices including:

  • Efficient watering methods.
  • Integrated pest management.
  • Use of organic fertilizers and soil amendments apply for establishing and growing fruit trees.

Dates: 3 weeks - Mondays; Oct 28, Nov 4 and Nov 18, 2019

Sponsor/Partner: Fremont Union High School District Adult School (Sunnyvale-Cupertino)

Presenters: Master Gardeners of Santa Clara county

Registration: Online at the Fremont Union High School District Adult School website

Cost: $55