Fundamentals of Horticulture Course

$148.00$300.00

Fundamentals of Horticulture Course 2021

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Description

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)

TIMETABLE

  • Thursday 4 March Soils
  • Saturday 13 (or 20) March Practical 12.30 – 4.30pm
  • Thursday 18 March Plant Functions
  • Thursday 25 March Plant Propagation
  • Thursday 8 April Pest, Disease & Disorders
  • Thursday 15 April Plant Care

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TUTOR DAVD MILNE
David is a qualified horticulturalist from Scotland where he worked for several private estates covering all aspects of design, planting and maintenance of soft and hard landscapes. He also worked for 7 years in the Royal Botanic Garden in Edinburgh (RGB) where he began lecturing in horticulture. After working in the horticulture industry in Christchurch for a number of years he became a full time tutor with Agribusiness. David is currently Head Gardener at Golden Health Care Group.


VENUE
The Kiosk – Christchurch Botanic GardensConveniently located just over the footbridge from the Armagh Street car park.


COST
$175
($148 Members)
Purchase together with the advanced course (June 2021) for $300 ($255).
Join the CHS and receive 15% discount.


PAYMENT VIA BANK TRANSFER

Canterbury Horticultural Society Inc.
ANZ BankAccount No: 06 0831 0006913 00 Ref: [100/19]

Please email the office after you have paid.
office@chsgardens.co.nz

tel: 366 6937

 

Additional information

Dates

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

Price

Members: $148, Non-Members: $175, Course and CHS Membership $188, Combined Fundamentals & Advanced Course Members: $255, Combined Fundamentals & Advanced Course Non-Members: $300

Tutor

David is a qualified horticulturalist from Scotland where he worked for several private estates covering all aspects of design, planting and maintenance of soft and hard landscapes. He also worked for 7 years in the Royal Botanic Garden in Edinburgh (RGB) where he began lecturing in horticulture. After working in the horticulture industry in Christchurch for a number of years he became a full time tutor with Agribusiness. David is currently Head Gardener at Golden Health Care Group.

Dave has delivered horticultural courses at the CHS since 2016 and we are very happy to have secured his tutorship again.