Permanent Edibles (August)

$ 65.00 inc. GST

‘Permanent edibles’ are a great way of helping to provide an amazing variety of food all year round for less effort overall than your annual vegetable patch. Make use of the slower winter season to plan, prepare and maintain your long lived edible plants.

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This workshop will cover these groups of plants

  • Deciduous fruit trees
  • Citrus trees (lemons, limes, mandarins etc)
  • Subtropical trees including cherimoyas, tamarillo and mountain pawpaw
  • Other subtropicals including bananas, ginger, tumeric, lemongrass, sugarcane
  • Smaller edible plants including berries, rhubarb, passionfruit, artichokes, perennial onions and perennial greens

 

TOPICS WILL INCLUDE:

    • Types and varieties
    • Planting and support
    • Maintenance, fertilising
    • Pest and disease management
    • Pruning
    • Propagation

 

DATE & TIME: 

Saturday 3 August
10am – 1pm

 

LOCATION:

Nourish Gardens at Owhanake Bay Estate

Waiheke Island, NZ

 

TUTOR:

Christy Ralphs

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.

 

COST

$65 per person. This includes course resource materials, and a delicious morning tea. You will also take home some of your own propagated plants.

FAQ

 

If your question is not answered in here please send an email and we’ll endeavour to reply as soon as possible.

 
WHAT TO BRING:

Dress suitably for the expected weather conditions, which can be very changeable at this time of year. Please wear shoes that are suitable for uneven ground, and that may get dirty. Optional additional items to bring will be provided on your downloadable enrolment information pack once purchase has been made.

 
LOCATION, DIRECTIONS & PARKING:

Information about location, directions and parking will be provided on your downloadable enrolment information pack once purchase has been made.

 
CANCELLATION POLICY:

Cancellation of workshop & event fees are only accepted in unusual circumstances. Please contact us directly to discuss if needed.

 
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