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Fruit Growing for your Home Garden (SWWAG Workshop)

  • Date: October 9, 2021
  • Time: 1:00pm - 2:30pm
  • Location: Sankofa Community Farm at Bartram’s Garden5400 Lindbergh Blvd Philadelphia, PA 19143

Learn about the different types of perennial fruit crops that can be grown in your home garden. In this workshop you will learn about requirements for soil, sunlight, and space, and consider what types of perennial plants would work well in your space and in this climate.

Led by Phil Forsyth and Alkebu-Lan Marcus


Registration is required (FREE)

This workshop is offered by the Southwest/West Agriculture Network (SWWAG). Priority for workshop enrollment is given to neighbors living in Mill Creek, Haddington, & Southwest Philadelphia. Registration is limited to 10-15. Light refreshments will be served. Children and youth are welcome, but childcare is not provided.

For more info, contact 215-729-5281 or farm@bartramsgarden.org.


See additional SWWAG workshops.



As of July 30, 2021, Bartram’s Garden again requires that all people wear masks in all of our indoor spaces. To help limit the spread of COVID, please follow the current City of Philadelphia guidelines for visiting an outdoor public space.