Saturday, 17 March 2012

Upcoming Botanic Gardens Events

On matters arboreal you may be interested in the following events. You might also like to read the interesting newsletter of the Friends of the Christchurch Botanic Gardens at and who are organising the Leafy Legends Trail.

Vegetable gardening workshop Saturday 31 March 1.00–4.00pm
Rhys Taylor, sustainability educator will use the Curator's House Garden to inspire new and experienced vegetable gardeners.
Enrol now for a limited place, bookings essential with pre-payment of $20.00 (includes afternoon tea) through the Botanic Gardens Information Centre phone: 941 7590 or email

Leafy legends discovery trail Friday 6 April to Sunday 22 April
Free school holiday activity - Christchurch Botanic Gardens 
Get amongst the Garden's autumn leaves and discover their amazing shapes and forms. Suitable for 4–10 year olds. Pick up the trail booklet from the Botanic Gardens Information Centre 10–4pm daily