Native Plant Propagation from Cuttings

When:
06/10/2018 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
2018-10-06T13:00:00+10:00
2018-10-06T15:00:00+10:00
Where:
Westgate Park (Under the Westgate Bridge)
Todd Rd
Port Melbourne VIC 3207
Australia
Cost:
Starting at $45
Contact:
Richard

Join us at Westgate Park (Via Todd Rd Port Melbourne) as we dive into the world of propagation by cutting. From the science to the practice, after this workshop you will have the necessary knowledge to propagate plants from cuttings.

This Master Class will cover:

  • When propagation from cuttings is a good option
  • Equipment required
  • Why and how plants can grow from cuttings
  • Types of cuttings
  • Demonstration of techniques
  • Tips for success
  • Practice your propagation skills
  • Question and Answers

You will get to take home a pot of cuttings that you have planted.

Additional Info :

  • Propagation secateurs will be provided on the day for use but if you have a favourite pair, please bring them along to use
  • If you prefer to use gardening gloves, please BYO

Please click on the Tickets button above to make a booking.

Book available for purchase – “Collect and Grow That Seed – Small Australian Plants.”

We are also excited to be able to offer for purchase a wonderful locally published book called “Collect and Grow That Seed – Small Australian Plants.” If you think you may want to buy the book, you can check it out at the workshop. It costs $30 cash per book (no card facilities available).

Master Class Presenter – David Sparks

David has studied Ecology and Botany at the University of Queensland. He has had 6 years experience in ecological restoration and environmental education and has worked at St. Kilda Indigenous Nursery for over three years. He is currently also studying the Graduate Diploma in Adult education at RMIT