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Grow your Own Cut Flower Garden Workshop – Summer

June 25 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

with Eiddwen Thomas

The Summer workshop is part of a seasonal four-part series on Growing Your Own Cut Flower Garden. Each class can be taken on its own or as part of the series. In the glorious month of June you will learn about what can be cut now from your garden. The instructor will be talking about roses and peonies along with other flowers for cutting. Participants are also invited to bring examples of what is presently blooming in their own gardens for group discussion. This workshop will also focus on what you can be starting now for glorious blooms next year in your garden. This is a great opportunity to get together with like-minded people who are passionate about beautiful flowers! The instructor, Eiddwen Thomas of Cartref Gardens is a flower farmer/floral designer who has a small garden, less than an acre, where she has grown flowers commercially for 15 years – www.cartrefgardens.ca

Subsequent workshops:
Fall season – Growing your own cutting garden  Sunday, September 24th from 9 am to 12 noon.
Winter season – Growing your own cutting garden in the cutting garden – date to be determined

HCP Members $45
Non-Members $60

To register, call 250 479 6162

Instructor Bio. Eiddwen Thomas

Eiddwen is a local floral designer, flower farmer and owner of Cantref Gardens. She has grown many different kinds of flowers and other materials for cutting and especially loves doing floral design for weddings and special events. She has a flower stall at the Sidney Market and the Peninsula Country Market. Eiddwen has been the curator for the cutting garden at the Horticultural Centre for the Pacific for several years.

Details

Date:
June 25
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Venue

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific
505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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Phone:
250-479-6162
Website:
http://hcp.ca