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Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens, 47 acres of botanical bliss fronting the Pacific Ocean


Rose Pruning & Winter Care Workshop

Saturday, February 5, 2022
from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
with Horticulturist Mishele Stettenbenz

This workshop has sold out.
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Bring new life to your rose garden with a hard winter snip and clip! Join Horticulturist Mishele Stettenbenz for hands-on training and learn basic techniques for pruning and shaping roses and other ornamental shrubs. Discover a variety of methods as Mishele discusses different types of roses and demonstrates how to prune each.

Bring your leather gloves and a pair of pruners. Masks are required during this hands-on workshop. Please come prepared to wear your mask indoors and outdoors when social distancing is not possible.

Recommended reading:
American Horticultural Society Pruning & Training 
(buy the book through AmazonSmile and a percentage of your purchase will be donated to the Gardens; go to


Class size is limited to 10 participants. Registration for this workshop can be completed online. Class cost is $35 per participant and includes Gardens admission for the day ($25 – discounted rate for MCBG Members). Please note, all workshop fees are non-refundable unless the workshop has been canceled or rescheduled by the Gardens.


Date: Saturday, February 5, 2022