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Rescheduled garden visit - and wax wraps and mini kokedama making - Free

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Rescheduled garden visit - and wax wraps and mini kokedama making - Free

Time: April 29, 2018 from 10am to 12pm
Location: Valerie's Garden
Street: Message Sent 8.20pm Thurs 26th
City/Town: The Gap
Phone: 0407691485 Dianne
Event Type: free garden visit
Organized By: Dianne
Latest Activity: May 10, 2018

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SUNDAY 29TH APRIL 10.00am TO 12.00pm

Message Sent 8.20pm Thurs 26th

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Valerie has written a little about her Garden;

Some info about my garden.

We live on a roughly 600m2 flat block in The Gap. I started gardening a few years ago and tried many different methods. My focus has always on gardening with as little town water as possible, while not having a tank. 

The main garden at the front of the house has a few veggie beds, some wicking beds some raised and some fully in the ground. We have a few fruit trees, some multigrafts, also coffee, bananas, lychees, some self-seeded passion fruit vines. 

I tend to go with nature. If it self seeds, it is where it is meant to be. 

After a recent long spell oversee, I had to restart the garden. I am trialling several methods for hanging gardens, such as pipe, kokedamas, and wicking hanging baskets. 

In the garden, you will also find a worm farm, chicken and native bees. 

I am also an avid cook and baker. We make many things from scratch, from bread to spreads.

There will be 2 activities on offer on March 17. Wax wraps and mini kokedama making. 

Children welcome but must be supervised by parents at all times.

Please bring a small plate of food or drink to share and any plants, produce or seed that you would like to share, swap or sell.

It is always a good idea to bring along a chair as we do sometimes have more visitors than chairs available at GV gardens.

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Late attendees welcome. Message Dianne or phone 0407691485 on the day for the address.


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Comment by Andrew Cumberland on May 10, 2018 at 22:01

I reckon we need to trim the bugger mate. 

Comment by Darryl Simpson on May 10, 2018 at 21:15

My Avocado tree. 

Comment by Valerie on May 7, 2018 at 14:56

What was the variety? Was it goldfingers? Avocado was beautiful. 

Comment by Andrew Cumberland on May 7, 2018 at 14:47

Darryl brought the avos. Roz was impressed with the bananas too Susan. 

Comment by Becky on May 7, 2018 at 11:34

Hi Susan,

Your banana was so flavoursome and was wondering if you have any suckers available from that tree?

Comment by Susan on May 7, 2018 at 11:20

HI Becky, mine was the banana and some of the lemons but there were also other lemons/limes that someone bought.  I don't know whose the Avo's were but I got one of those as well.

Comment by Becky on May 7, 2018 at 10:29

Just wondering whose lovely produce (banana, avocado, lemon) was shared on the swap table?

Comment by Elaine de Saxe on April 29, 2018 at 8:28

Erk, Andy!

Have a great visit today, sounds interesting.

Looking forward to the pix and report :-)

Comment by Andrew Cumberland on April 28, 2018 at 22:14

I will resist the urge to say I can give 20 grams of ear wax - because I am all grown up now.  Kinda. 

Comment by Cathie MacLean on April 28, 2018 at 19:26

Oh my goodness Susan, that must be many, many frames worth of wax! I have been shocked how little they melt down to. 

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