Sunday, March 3, 10:00 am – 12:00 noon – Edible Landscaping with Fruit


This UMass Extension presentation on Sunday, March 3 will explore how fruit can be incorporated into an edible landscape setting. We’ll talk about common fruit like strawberries and blueberries and also more unusual fruit like Aronia and Lingonberries. Participants will learn what these plants can contribute to a home landscape and what it takes to grow them successfully. The end of the class we will tour the UMass Permaculture Garden. $35.

The class will be taught by Sonia Schloemann at French Hall at UMass/Amherst, 230 Stockbridge Road in Amherst. Register and pay via credit card for any Mass Aggie seminar by visiting http://ag.umass.edu/fruit/news-events/mass-aggie-seminars/mass-aggie-seminars-2018. You will be taken to a secure RegOnline site where you will be able to choose which seminars you wish to attend and to pay. You will receive an e-mail receipt of your transaction. Image from www.espaliertrees.com.