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Upcoming Events

Second Saturday at the Garden!
Join the O’ahu Master Gardeners and UGC ‘Ohana Volunteers at the Pearl City Urban Garden Center for Second Saturday at the Garden!  Garden demonstrations, UH Master Gardener “Got a Plant Question” booth, tours, UH Seed sales, volunteer plant sales and self garden tours at every event.  Visit www.ctahr.hawaii.edu/UHMG to learn more about resources for Home Gardeners!

April 12, 2014    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Second Saturday at the Garden: Seed Saving Workshops 9:30AM
Experts will speak on seed saving & selection.
Pre-register to secure your seat, $5 donation at door for adults. Please call 453-6050 to secure your space. Walk-ins welcome as space allows.
Free public sharing event: Bring your own saved seeds, huli, cuttings, rhizomes to participate!

Seed Saving Brochure pdf

HERITAGE SEED LIBRARY SEED SAVING GUIDELINES
SEEDS OF CHANGE

SEED SAVING GUIDE FOR FARMERS AND GARDENERS –
ORGANIC SEED ALLIANCE

SAVING YOUR OWN VEGETABLE SEEDS A GUIDE FOR FARMERS
A comprehensive manual written by teachers a Kasetsart University and AVRDC on seed production technologies with specific techniques for many vegetable

COLLECTING AND STORING SEEDS FROM YOUR GARDEN – OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY EXTENSION SERVICES.
A fact sheet describing how to save seeds from a variety of plants

A HANDFULL OF SEEDS - OCCIDENTAL ARTS & ECOLOGY

FEDCO-SEED SAVING FOR BEGINNERS

May 10, 2014    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Second Saturday at the Garden: Gardenias!

Workshop 9:30AM-10:30AM
Growing Gardenias & Different Gardenia Cultivars
By Dale Sato, CTAHR Alum

Learn about propagation, fertilizing, pest management, and field demonstration on pruning gardenia plants.

Pre-register to secure your seat, $10 donation at door for adults includes 1 free Aimee Yoshioka Gardenia plant.
Please call 453-6050 to secure your space, space is limited to 35.
Walk-ins welcome as space allows, space is limited.

Gardenia plants will be also be available for purchase
& small potted rose sale hosted by the Honolulu Rose Society to Celebrate Mothers Day


June 14, 2014    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Second Saturday at the Garden: Art in the Garden! with the UH Art Department
Workshop: Gardening with the experts: panel for questions Demonstrations: Interactive art activities in the garden

July 12, 2014    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Second Saturday at the Garden: Sustainable Gardening: Getting Started
Workshop: Growing Fruit Trees in Containers
Demonstration: Starting a vegetable garden

 

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