How To Prune An Apple Tree
15th February at 10:00 am - 12:00 pmFree
Sandown Wetland Community Orchard
Help bring this wonderful local asset back to life in 2018, starting with a FREE tree pruning and planting session with the Gift to Nature Rangers. An event for the whole family. Discover the wonderful collection of fruit trees in this hidden gem and find out how to best care for them throughout the growing year.
Just turn up from 10am on the 15th of February wearing warm and practical clothing. Tools will be available but feel free to bring your own gloves and secateurs.
How to get there?
On foot/By bike – The site is right on The Red Squirrel Trail (NCN 23) at Longwood Lane. You can walk into the site from the cycle track (through the carved arch) or from Longwood Lane.
By train – Sandown Station + 15 min walk.
By Car PO36 9PR – Informal parking is possible on the verge opposite the site, please take care not to obstruct the road or any site entrances.