Fundamentals of Horticulture Course

Six sessions to kick start your passion for horticulture in a practical and theory based course.

Thursdays 5.30pm – 7.30pm March 4th – April 16th 2021
(Includes 1 practical Saturday daytime session)

From $148 per person

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All About Gardening March

Luke Martin - Collection Curator of the New Zealand plant collection at the Christchurch Botanic Gardens talks about his recent travels to New Zealand's Subantarctic Islands.

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Growing Organic Mushrooms at Home

Wednesday 24 March 7pm

Taylor McConnell SporeShift Mushrooms NZ. All you need to know to begin your journey of growing this wonderful edible at home.

$20 Non-Members | $15 Members (includes organic mushroom tasting and $5 voucher for use at SporeShift) Book now

2021 Membership on sale

The Society’s comprehensive membership programme includes education courses, walking groups and loads of advice for gardeners. We also have over 40 Garden Clubs and many affiliated groups. 2021 Membership available now!


Canterbury Horticultural Society is located in The Kiosk in the heart of the Christchurch Botanic Gardens (see a map).
Our Summer hours are 10am-4pm 7 days a week.

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Contact us by telephone (03) 366 6937

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