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4. LIFESTYLE » House & Garden

FREE PLANTS! PLANT PROPAGATION WORKSHOP

Course ID 12626
Price $130.00 (GST included)
Status Module is finished.
Location St Lukes, 4 Heydon Street Mosman
Tutor Judith Sleijpen
Sessions 1 session of 6 hours
Start date Saturday, 10 March 2018
Finish date Saturday, 10 March 2018
Time 10.00am - 4.00pm

FREE PLANTS! Take home at least 20 new plants from this workshop. Experience the satisfaction and pleasure of learning the many methods of propagating plants, including cuttings, division, layering grafting and more. Grow perennials, shrubs and trees, including fuchsias, frangipanis, hydrangeas, lavenders, roses, camellias, orchids and more.

PLANT PROPAGATION WORKSHOP PROGRAM

10.00-11.00am
Introduction to Workshop
Growing from seed/Seed sowing/seed saving
Practical demonstration/Containers/materials

11.00-11.10am
Morning tea

11.10-11.30pm
Propagation by division/separation
Practical demonstration

11.30-12.15pm
Propagation by soft-tip cuttings
Practical demonstration
Propagation by semi-hardwood cuttings
Propagation by hardwood cuttings
Practical demonstration/Containers/materials


12.15-1.00pm
Propagation by leaf cuttings
Practical demonstration/Containers/materials

1.00-1.45pm
Lunch

1.45-3.00pm
Propagation of bulbs/corms/bulb scales/aerial stem bulbs
Practical demonstration
Propagation by layering
Propagation by air layering
Practical demonstration/Containers/materials

3.00-3.10pm
Afternoon tea

3.10-4.00pm
Propagation by budding and grafting Containers/materials
Tissue culture
Workshop Review

Directions for parking

Parking can sometimes be found in Heydon Street or Ourimbah Road

Best parking is Bridgepoint Shopping Centre (entry from Brady Street) Time limits apply

CLICK HERE for directions

Materials

Plants, materials and comprehensive notes are provided.

Waiting List

This module is currently full or not available. If you would like to be notified if a new seat opens up, please send your email or phone number using the form below.

About the presenter

Judith Sleijpen
Judith Sleijpen

Judith Sleijpen graduated from Ryde School of Horticulture with distinction in Urban Horticulture and gained experience in the retail nursery industry for several years.

As a Member of the Horticultural Media Association, Judith writes a monthly gardening column for "Peninsula Living" and "Northshore Living". She has also published articles in "Landscape Contractor and Manager", "Better Homes and Gardens", "Gardens and Outdoor Living" and "The Garden Gurus".

Passionate about garden design, plants and bees, Judith is a Member of the Australian Institute of Horticulture, a former member of the Sydney Executive Committee of Open Gardens Australia and the Speakers' Bureau of the Royal Botanic Gardens. Judith now conducts her garden design and horticultural consultancy business,"Gardens, Balconies and Beyond".



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