The Art of the Indoor Plant

Are you new to growing indoor plants?

This short evening course provides a general understanding of houseplant health and maintenance with the opportunity to learn more in depth techniques including terrariums and propagation.

Thursday 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th November,  7-9pm. 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!

Designer Tables Workshop

$72.00 – $112.00

Create a floral table design to celebrate Christmas

Join Floral Art Canterbury designer Shirley Russ and explore what it means to celebrate Christmas Aotearoa-style.

30 November 7 – 9.30pm & 1 December 9.30am – 12pm

Includes all materials, bubbles and festive nibbles. Book now

Designer Doors Workshop

$72.00 – $112.00

Create a living floral design for your door this Christmas season

Join Floral Art Canterbury designer Shirley Russ and bring the spirit of Christmas into your home.

Monday 23 November 7 - 9.30pm & Tuesday 24 November 9.30am - 12pm

Includes all materials, bubbles and festive nibbles. Book now

All About Gardening November

Rachel Teen and Colin Meurk - Joint presentation on water issues and water friendly gardens.

Colin Meurk is a Crown Research associate and consultant ecologist.  Rachel Teen has a Masters in Water Resource Management and is working towards a Ph.D., investigating the concept of water sensitive cities.

Please see future Dates & Details


Canterbury Horticultural Society is located in The Kiosk in the heart of the Christchurch Botanic Gardens (see a map).
Our Winter hours are 10am-3pm 7 days a week.

Check the Facebook event listings opposite for what we have coming up – events and meetings are slowly returning to normal.

Contact us by telephone (03) 366 6937

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