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This weekend- Seedsavers and the Garden Blitz

Seedsavers and the Garden Blitz Hello everyone, Spring approaches and our Seed Savers have been busy preparing for it! Come along next Saturday morning! a) learn about seed saving by practising with the experts b) enjoy a morning cuppa with friends c) take home some...
Seed Savers 23rd June 2018 marcotting

Seed Savers 23rd June 2018 marcotting

Marcotting A little bit of a lesson was thrown in this month as Annette showed the group how to propagate from a woody plant with a method known as marcotting, or air layering. It is a type of plant propagation that involves rooting of part of a stem while it is still...
Seed Savers 26th May 2018

Seed Savers 26th May 2018

Cooler winter days have arrived, so we are growing artichokes, beetroot, bok choy, broccoli, cabbage, coriander, cress, fennel, kale, leek, lettuces, mizuna, mustard, parsley, 4 types of radish, silverbeet and tatsoi to eat. To keep our bee friends happy we planted...

Seed Savers – April 2018

PSW Seed Savers met on Saturday 28th April under what threatened to be rather dreary weather conditions. Overcast skies did not deter the enthusiastic team and we had 25 people attending regardless. As it turned out the rain held off just nicely (aside from a little...