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Heirloom Fruit Trees

Castine -

CASTINE, Maine — The Wilson Museum will host a lecture entitled, Heirloom Fruit Trees at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 25, at the Museum. The lecture will be given by Leslie Cummins and Tim Seabrook of 5 Star Nursery Orchard and Cider House. They will discuss horticultural topics such as grafting, pruning, and pest management, and the identification of bio-diverse heirloom varieties. Featured in their talk will be the varieties of fruit trees planted in the mid-1820s by Dr. Joseph Stevens of Castine and listed in a record book now in the collection of the Wilson Museum. Rounding out the presentation will be a walking tour to identify some local heirloom fruit trees. If you are a Castine homeowner and would like the group to visit and identify your trees, call the Wilson Museum at 326-9247 or info@wilsonmuseum.org.

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Telephone Number: (207)326-9247

Website: http://www.wilsonmuseum.org

Email: info@wilsonmuseum.org