Selecting and Planting the Best Trees for Austin
Thursday, October 10, 2013, 10am-12pm
Travis County AgriLife Extension Office
1600 B Smith Rd., Austin TX 78721
There are many factors that help insure the health of your landscape trees. Come hear about how to select the right tree and location to get the most from your landscape trees. Jerry Naiser, ISA Certified Arborist, Texas Forest Service – Certified Oak Wilt Specialist, and Travis County Master Gardener, will walk you through how to evaluate for all the right criteria including soil, purpose of the planting, fit in landscape, selection of good specimen and planting. He will also address ongoing tree care to keep your new tree in top shape. Registration is required: https://agriliferegister.tamu.edu/TravisCounty or call 979-845-2604. $10 early registration, same day registration $15.
This talk is presented by the Travis County Master Gardeners, a volunteer arm of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Travis County. www.tcmastergardeners.org. Call (512) 854-9600 for more information.