Masterclass: Plant Propagation


 

 

Date: Sunday 22 September 2019 

Time: 9:45am - 3:00pm

Where: Mount Lofty Botanic Garden Nursery, 16 Lampert Road, Piccadilly, SA 5152

Cost: $190 per person. Online bookings can be made through Eventbrite. Please note that an online booking fee applies.
Payments made by calling 08 8222 9311 will not incur a booking fee.

 

Discover how to succeed with seedlings, take cuttings of rare or difficult to grow plants, save money and satisfy the challenge of growing your own special plants.

Learn from the Botanic Gardens and State Herbarium of South Australia Nursery Curator in this practical hands-on Masterclass.

This Masterclass will cover the scientific principles of plant growth and propagation and will include demonstrations of growing media and a range of propagation methods.

At the end of the day, participants can take home the plant and propagation materials they have generated during the class.

For more information, download the flyer.

 

Presenter: Matt Coulter

Matt Coulter has worked in the horticultural nursery industry for the past 31 years. Matt is currently the curator of Plant Propagation at the Adelaide, Mount Lofty and Wittunga Botanic Gardens managing the propagation and growing of new plant material for the Gardens.

Matt is widely known for his innovative work in propagating one of the world's most fascinating plants - the Amorphophallus titanum. Matt's work has seen the Botanic Gardens and State Herbarium of South Australia amass one of the world's largest collections of this threatened species.

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