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Ask an Expert: Growing Outdoor Fruit Trees (Online Q&A)

About this event

Join Craig on a virtual visit to Bartholdi Fountain and Gardens to explore its collection of fruit-bearing trees. Learn about the Garden's selection and care of fruit trees, such as Asian pear, fig, pomegranate, pawpaw, and serviceberry trees. Bring your questions to get expert advice on growing fruit trees outdoors in the Mid-Atlantic.

Intended Audience: All Levels: Suitable for all learners, this program will provide a variety of content. Program providers will answer both introductory and more advanced questions.

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Hosted by

  • Team member
    Emily Hestness Education Specialist - Urban Agriculture @ U.S. Botanic Garden

  • Guest speaker
    Craig Hall Gardener @ U.S. Botanic Garden

    Craig Hall is a gardener and ISA Certified Arborist on the USBG Gardens and Grounds team. Among his many roles in the USBG’s outdoor gardens, Craig helps to maintain the Kitchen Garden and has been instrumental in the care of the fruit trees in Bartholdi Gardens.

  • Team member
    Grace Anderson Education Specialist - Science Educator @ United States Botanic Garden

U.S. Botanic Garden

Steeped in history, rich with tradition, the United States Botanic Garden (USBG) is a living plant museum that informs visitors about the importance, and often irreplaceable value, of plants to the well-being of humans and to earth's fragile ecosystems.