For all notifications, please visit our noticeboard.
Button to close the announcement bar

Gardeners' Day Out

Missing our signature event, Gardeners' Day Out?

You can now participate from the comfort of your own home, with online activities such as talks and demonstrations by experts, video tutorials of kids’ activities involving handicrafts, and promotions from gardening-related vendors. Videos will be released at 10 am.

On site, there are workshops and free guided tours in HortPark (with safe management measures). Check this page for monthly updates of our programme and schedule.


 

September 2021 Gardeners’ Day Out

Online Videos

The Garden Invasion Series: Air Plants (via NParksSG YouTube)

Tune in to our Garden Invasion series that features gardeners in Singapore with a passion for plants.

 

In this episode, we delve into the world of air plants! “Air-vid” Tillandsia-collector Daniel teaches us about air plants and how to care for them. Learn how to start your own Tillandsia garden and even make your very own air plant centrepiece as a home decoration or gift!

 

Watch this video on 18 Sep 2021, 10 am

 

Webinars

Nature vs Nature: Control Your Garden Pests the Natural Way (by Derrick Nyugen via Zoom)

 

image

 

Did you know that not all insects and parasites in your home garden are harmful? In fact, some of them can help with pest problems!

 

Learn from Derrick how to identify natural predators and parasitoids that can help you protect your garden, as well as which DIY plant-based insecticides you can use to manage garden pests the natural way.

 

Date

Venue

Time

18 Sep 2021

Online on Zoom

10 am – 11 am

 

 

 

Registration closed

 

Talks

A Platter of Herbs (by Krystal Aw)

 

image 

 

Have you ever faced difficulties in growing herbs meant for colder climates?

 

Join Krystal, a local grower and collector of Mediterranean and culinary herbs as she shares her experience on adapting and cultivating temperate herbs in our tropical climate.

 

Date

Venue

Time

18 Sep 2021

Multi-Purpose Hall (MPH) @ HortPark

9.30 am – 10.15 am

 

 

 

 

Please note that this talk is for pre-registered participants only; no walk-ins allowed. This talk will be held on site with safe management measures for a limited number of participants. Successful registrants will be notified via a confirmation email.

 

Registration closed

 

Workshops

image

 

Learn the basics of caring for your plants at Rake Spade’s workshop for “Serial Plant Killers”!

 

Date

Workshop

Venue

Time

18 Sep 2021 The Green Fingers - Gardening Crash Course for Serial Plant Killers

Gardenia/Hibiscus Room @ HortHouse (CUGE), 394 Alexandra @ HortPark

8am - 12 pm

Due to safe management measures, this workshop can cater to a limited capacity of 13 participants on-site. Fee applies and registration for this workshop will be confirmed upon payment verification.

Please note that this workshop is for pre-registered participants only. Successful registrants will be notified on the workshop details via email. Rake Spade is a tenant at HortPark.

 

Registration closed

 

Guided Tours

image

Sign up for our guided tours by clicking on the links below. Each guided tour is limited to 20 pax only.

 

Date

Tour

Time

18 Sep 2021

Thematic Gardens Tour

9 am

Edibles Discovery Tour

9 am

10.30 am

 

Registration closed

 

Gardening Promotions Directory

Here are promotions offered by some merchants and hobbyists. Check out September and October's gardening directory here to get your gardening-related materials!

 

Announcements

Gardeners’ Day Out will take a break in October as we prepare for the Singapore Garden Festival Horticulture Show 2021 (SGF Hort Show 2021). See you there!

 

Past Gardeners' Day Out

Check out our previous Gardeners' Day Out by clicking on the links below!

Month

January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August

Last updated on 17 September 2021

Share this page