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26 Grewe St, Mcgregor, 6708, South Africa

Where Do I Start? + Plant Propagation - Full Weekend

Ready to grow your dream garden but not sure where to start? Want unlimited, free plants? Join us for a full weekend of looking at how and where to begin creating your garden at home. And learning about the core aspects of propagating plants - with a specific focus on edible plants.

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Where Do I Start? + Plant Propagation - Full Weekend
Where Do I Start? + Plant Propagation - Full Weekend

Time & Location

22 Oct 2022, 10:00 – 23 Oct 2022, 15:00

26 Grewe St, Mcgregor, 6708, South Africa

About the event

SATURDAY - Where Do I Start?

A guide to designing and starting your garden - Through a combination of design exercises and theory-based discussion, we will cover the full spectrum of techniques and strategies needed to conceptualize and create a plan for beginning your garden.

Focus areas will include:

• How to read a landscape

• Understanding and creating micro-climates

• What to include (how to prioritize and create an action plan)

• Access and flows (paths and placement)

• Water (capture, storage and use)

• Security and boundaries

• Building soil

• Creating habitat (how to increase biodiversity)

• Choosing and propagating plants

SUNDAY - Plant Propagation

Through a combination of practical examples and theory-based discussion, we will cover the full spectrum of propagation techniques and strategies. Leaving you with improved confidence and ability in the art of starting plants. 

Focus areas will include:

• Nursery design

• Appropriate potting mixes

• Containers and pots

• Record keeping and starting dates

• Seed propagation

• Taking cuttings and rooting hormones

• Root divisions

• Air and ground layering

• Seed saving, storing and sharing. 

All materials and a vegetarian lunch on each day included. You'll also take both seeds and seedlings home with you. No experience needed! Space is limited!

Tickets

  • WDIS + PROP - Full weekend

    R 1 450,00
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