Making plants from cuttings (growing gardens for free)
Come and learn how to grow your favourite plants for free using stem cuttings. This is an easy and fun way to learn some basic principles of plant propagation. We’ll focus on species that have practical uses in a food forest environment. This is a suitable workshop for kids too.
Carl Pickens is landscape architect and organic grower with 20+ years experience designing and building gardens with an ecological focus across NZ. He is a past Ellerslie international flower show gold medal winner and a Winston Churchill Fellow (for urban agriculture research in Europe). His favourite thing is regularly visiting the garden to grow, nurture and harvest plants.