Cornell University

Growing Tropical Fruit Indoors

Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Brian C. Nevin Welcome Center
124 Comstock Knoll Road, Ithaca, NY 14850

Do you want to learn how to grow your own tropical fruit, even in Ithaca’s freezing weather? In this workshop, you will plant and take home dragon fruit, pomegranate, and papaya seeds with special notes on how to take care of your new plants. In addition, participants will learn how to take cuttings of tropical fruit trees and care for them. All materials will be provided.  

Fee: $20 General Admission; $15 Botanic Gardens members and Cornell students.

Instructor: Nathan Rhoads ’26, Learning by Leading™ Horticulture Enterprise team member

Location: Nevin Welcome Center

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