Sat, 06 Mar|
City of Swan Thinking Green Series - Sustainable Native Gardens - Free Workshop
Do you want to create a beautiful, unique and water-wise native garden? Let's talk about why native plants areimportant to our Perth landscape.
Time & Location
06 Mar 2021, 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Baskerville Hall, 129 Memorial Ave, Baskerville WA 6056, Australia
About the Event
Do you want to create a beautiful, unique and water-wise
Let's talk about why native plants are
important to our Perth landscape for fauna, soil biology and climate; understanding
Perth soils; how to create a water-wise bush landscape; where to find a list of plants
to suit your soil type; how to place plants to save time and money; and the best spots
to purchase native plants (from tubestock to 100 litre bags).
There will be a demonstration on how to test soil pH along with a mason jar test.
Participants can bring in soil samples if they wish.
Attendees will receive a seedling to take home and get their native garden started.
This workshop is suitable for adults and young people aged 14 and over.
REGISTRATIONS OPEN ONE MONTH BEFORE WORKSHOP DATE.
Visit https://www.swan.wa.gov.au/Your-Services/Libraries/Library-programs-events/Thinking-Green to book online
Ticketing link will be added to this page when registration opens.