Meet Monica & Core Home Fruit!

Quick intro to who we are & what we do! We ❤️ fruit, people & learning!


Parts of a Fruit Tree! 

Learn to identify and name specific key parts of a fruit tree to help you better understand and care for your fruit tree friends! 

Pruning Tool Tour!

A quick introduction to some great tools to prune your fruiting plants!

Pruning Tool Care

A few simple steps to keep your pruning tools sharp and clean!
Made this video for my client Laurel, but you can watch it too ;)

Monthly Gardening Tips!

Find timely gardening tips in this video series produced by Monica Maggio & Weston Miller of OSU in partnership with The Oregonian.

* March - plant raspberries & strawberries 
* April - fertilize fruit plants 
* June - water fruit trees  

Fruit Tree Grafting

Garden Time visits Monica Maggio at the Home Orchard Society to learn about grafting fruit trees, and to see how you can get many varieties on one tree.

Scion Wood Collecting

Easy to follow instructions about how and when to cut and store scion wood for grafting fruit trees!

Low Care Fruit Trees

Learn everything you need to know about low care fruit trees from Monica Maggio, an Oregon State University Master Gardener.


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