The Art of the Indoor Plant

$34.00$40.00

Are you new to growing indoor plants?

These concise evening classes provide a general understanding of houseplant health and maintenance with the opportunity to learn more in depth techniques including Kokedama, terrariums and propagation. Pick and mix which sessions to come along to.

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Tuesday Evening classes – 23 February, 2, 9, 16 & 23 March 2021 at 7pm


Are you new to growing indoor plants?

These concise evening classes provide a general understanding of houseplant health and maintenance with the opportunity to learn more in depth techniques including Kokedama, terrariums and propagation. Pick and mix which sessions to come along to.
To select the Member-rates please add a membership to your cart before check-out.

  • General Indoor Plant Care  – completed
    Explore different indoor plant species and their growing medium, light, temperature, water and feeding needs. Learn to identify common pests and diseases and how to combat them.
    KokedamaTuesday 2 March  7pm
    Come and learn the Japanese art form of Kokedama with Allan Paterson of Magic Moss. Take home your own bonsai inspired ornamental moss ball.
  • Terrariums – Tuesday 9 March 7pm
    Learn all about terrariums: possible containers, the tools required, suitable plants, moisture/drainage, soil and whether to seal or leave open. Then get your hands dirty and take home your own mini one to get you started.
  • Propagation – Tuesday 16 March  7pm
    Addicted to indoor plants, but not got the budget for more plant babies? Learn to propagate and extend your collection for free. From how to sow seeds correctly to taking cuttings, all will be revealed.
  • MacraméTuesday 23 March  7pm
    Learn how to make two macrame hangers for trailing plants. One basic design to get you into the swing of it before we explore different knots that will allow you to create your own individual design. With handouts and new found skills you will be able to create even more at home.

Additional information

Price

Individual Class Members: $34, Individual Class Non-Members: $40, Members: $170, Non-Members: $200, Course plus CHS Membership: $210

Dates

All five Sessions: 23 Feb, 2, 9, 16, 23 March, General Indoor Plant Care: 23 Feb, Kokedama: 2 March, Terrariums: 9 March, Propagation: 16 March, Macramé: 23 March

Venue

The Kiosk, Christchurch Botanic Gardens (just over the footbridge from the Armagh Street carpark)

Time

7 – 9pm