Tropical Urban Edible Gardening (2-5pm)
Tropical Urban Edible Gardening
Are you interested in growing fresh vegetables and herbs in your garden or apartment balcony?
The Hive has teamed up with Ground Control and Bungalow 35, to bring you this specially designed 3 hour hands-on workshop.
The outdoor session has been designed to showcase and demonstrate how natural vegetable gardens can exist in almost any urban environment.
Learn how to keep kitchen and garden scraps out of landfills and turn them into valuable nutrients for your garden soil. And, eave with the knowledge to plant, grow and care for your own herbs, salads and vegetables.
2.00 pm Registration, Coffee
2:30 pm Introduction
2.45 pm Where do we live, what can we grow, how do we grow it?
3.00 pm The secret to making great soil, anywhere you live
3.30 pm How to prepare soil mixes for your pots and gardens
4 pm Container planting for herbs, salads and smaller vegetables
4:30 pm No-dig garden preparation
5.00 pm How to maintain a garden and look after it forever
5.15 pm Q & A