If you have some experience but would like to improve your results, then this workshop is for you. We’ll be building a ‘hot bed’ in this workshop as a method for growing early seedlings or heat loving crops likes melons, and have a focus on planning for succession sowings, with the aim of evening out your gluts and famines.
TOPICS WILL INCLUDE:
- What vegetables and varieties to plant in the spring months
- How to plant for ongoing harvesting, looking at both quantity and timings
- Growing from seed
- Seedling care
- Building a hot bed
- Looking after your soil
- Pests and diseases
- Dealing with weeds
- Useful garden tools and equipment
DATE & TIME:
Tuesday 27 August
Nourish Gardens at Owhanake Bay Estate
Waiheke Island, NZ
Christy is a teacher and gardener and loves to combine these two passions. Christy has a substantial edible food garden as part of Nourish Gardens located in the beautiful Owhanake Bay on Waiheke Island.
$65 per person. This includes course resource materials, a ‘take home’ pack of a range of seeds, seedlings and plants to get you growing, and afternoon tea.