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High Elms Pruning - SE London

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High Elms Country Park

Shire Lane

Orpington

BR6 7JH

United Kingdom

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Do you want to transform your local community orchard? Beeche orchard is a community planted orchard at High Elms Country Park. Learn with an orchard expert how to prune these apples, pears, medlars and quinces. This workshop will focus on remedial pruning when orchard trees have been planted very tightly.


During this workshop you will:

  • Learn how to prune remedially
  • Develop your understanding of common tree management challenges from vigorous trees to trees in poor condition.
  • Discover the appropriate tools for pruning older trees
  • Gain practical experience of pruning to look after trees at High Elms Country Park


Bear in mind that …

  • The training will be outdoors, so bring appropriate clothing.
  • Bring a packed lunch – we will provide hot drinks
  • Meet outside Green Roof Cafe, High Elms Country Park, Shire Ln, Orpington BR6 7JH

This workshop is for residents local to Beeche Orchard (BR6) only. If you are interested in veteran pruning but do not live locally to High Elms, or for any questions please contact Ella: ella@theorchardproject.org.uk

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High Elms Country Park

Shire Lane

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BR6 7JH

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