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CLASSES AND EVENTS

MAPHIS NURSERY AND TREE FARM ENJOYS OPPORTUNITIES TO HELP EDUCATE AND INFORM.


All classes are conducted in the old nursery facility (814 Rattlebox Road, Chipley, FL 32428) unless otherwise noted. You may call or text 850-638-8243 to register for the ones that interest you.


We have a varied group of instructors and each is listed with the class they teach. Many times we have attendees who are very knowledgeable about the subjects being taught and we welcome their help.

CLASSES AND EVENTS





CLASS OR EVENT

DATE

TIME

SUBJECT AND DESCRIPTION

COST

Old Fashioned Cane Syrup Making Day

11/07/20

8AM-2PM

Come and help, or watch while we make cane syrup in a 100 gallon cast iron kettle. The complete process will take about 6 hours.

Free

Fruit Tree Pruning

11/14/19

9AM-12PM

A short session in the classroom to explain the basic principles of fruit tree pruning followed by hands on demonstration in our small orchard. Be sure to bring your pruners (by-pass). The following trees will be pruned: peaches, nectarines, apples, Japanese persimmons, blueberries and mayhaws.

$20 ea

Citrus Horticulture

11/19/20

6PM-8PM

This class will deal with types of citrus grown in the Panhandle of Florida and the challenges that need to be dealt with. Insect problems, fertilization and freeze protection will be discussed. If you have a citrus tree you are having a problem with be sure to bring an example of your problem.

$20 ea

Christmas Tree Fields Open

11/26/2020

1:00 PM

Choos and cut Christmas tree fields open.

N/A

Muscadines & Crape Myrtle Pruning

01/16/21

9AM-12PM

Come and let us teach you how to prune muscadines and crape myrtles. Twenty feet of muscadine vine can produce up to 75 pounds of fruit when pruned correctly. We will be providing a hands on demonstration of both of these here at the nursery.

$20 ea

Apple & Pear Grafting

Feb 2021

6PM-8PM

A complete session on the classroom to explain the basic principles of fruit tree grafting. You will be able to take home two trees that you have grafted in class.

$25 ea

Peach, Plum & Nectarine Grafting

Cancelled

6PM-8PM

A complete session in the classroom to explain the basic principles of peach, plum & nectarine grafting. You will be able to take home two trees that you have grafted in class.

$25 ea

Air Layering

05/13/21

6PM-8PM

Air layering is a propagation method for woody plants that allows you to root branches while still attached to the parent plant. Air layering is a propagation method for woody plants that allows you to root branches while still attached to the parent plant.

$20 ea

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