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MasterGardener Series: Mulch Ain’t Compost Ain’t Organic Matter

April 18 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

This workshop will look at the most important criteria to maintain healthy plants – nutrients from organic matter.

The hands-on workshop will investigate the various differences and types of mulch, compost and organic matter, their interrelationships between plant health and nutrition. The practical workshop will include using field testing equipment to which you may never have ready access.

Be led by Brisbane local senior consulting horticulturist and internationally respected teacher specialising in sub-tropical and tropical horticulture.

Annette Irish,
Registered Horticulturist (RH08) and
Fellow, Australian Institute of Horticulture

Light refreshments only provided.

Mt Coot-tha seminar room –  Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt Coot-Tha; Toowong,
Further directions will be provided upon enrolment.
What to wear:
Participants will be using equipment so suitable clothing including long sleeves, hat and closed in shoes are required.
Members and Botanic gardens guides – $60
Non-members – $90.00 (includes 1 year subscription to The Friends)

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April 18
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Brisbane Botanic Gardens, Mt Coot-Tha
Mount Coot Tha Rd
Toowong, Queensland 4066 Australia
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(07) 3403 8888