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School of Gardening

Growing Wild – Linking gardens to nature Part 1

  • Started 30 Apr
  • 20 Australian dollars
  • High Street

Description

Growing Wild – Linking gardens to nature Part 1 Course to take place at TNC followed by a garden visit, with teacher Elspeth Swan. Elspeth is a field naturalist and horticulturist. She currently volunteers with both the Moorabool and Ballarat Gardens for Wildlife programs as well as in a Landcare nursery. She has many years of experience in providing biodiversity advice to landholders, gardeners and others about biodiversity, land management and planting to encourage more wildlife. Topics covered include: - Introduction to biodiversity - Interconnectedness of all living things - Current status of biodiversity in Hepburn - The role that gardens can play in creating habitats for wildlife - Key elements of a garden for wildlife - Connecting the garden to its surroundings; corridors and wilderhoods Participants will visit a local wildlife garden to inspect key elements of its design. Saturday 30th April 2.00pm - 4.30pm

Upcoming Sessions

Contact Details

  • 56 High Street, Trentham VIC, Australia

    (03) 5424 1354

    info@trenthamnc.org.au