It’s summer and the dahlias are in full bloom! Come and enjoy their abundance by picking your own from our field, learning about how to grow and care for them as cut flowers, and finish by making your own arrangement using your harvested dahlias and other flowers from Nourish Gardens Flower Farm.
TOPICS WILL INCLUDE:
- Types of dahlias
- How to grow from tubers and cuttings
- Dealing with pests and diseases
- Stage of harvest and post-harvest care to maximise vase life
- Tips for using in bouquets and arrangements
-Clothes & closed shoes suitable for the weather conditions, and that you don’t mind getting a bit of soil on. Umbrellas and jackets if rain looks possible.
Numbers are strictly limited and tickets must be pre-booked.
Tutoring, dahlia bouquet, morning tea.
Christy is a teacher and gardener and loves to combine these two passions. She is the owner of Nourish Gardens, a diversified flower farm, and co-tutors the Floral Business Activator flower farming mentorship programme.
Please note: Before you enrol in a workshop or event, please make sure you are comfortable with, and agree with, our cancellation policy. It has been updated due to Covid-19.