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Gardeners' Day Out (GDO)

Don’t miss out on a series of exciting talks, workshops and guided tours at HortPark on every 3rd Saturday of the month. Mark these dates in your calendar:

15 Oct 2022

19 Nov 2022

17 Dec 2022

14 Jan 2023 (2nd Saturday of January 2023, due to Chinese New Year Eve on 3rd Saturday of the Month)

18 Feb 2023

18 Mar 2023

 

Bring your own reusable bags and start shopping for your favourite plants and gardening materials at the MarketPlace!

There will also be webinars and online demonstrations by experts, virtual garden tours, fun activities and ae-marketplace directory with gardening-related promotions. You can also watch new and existing videos available on NParksSG YouTube. Read on for more information.

MarketPlace Booth Application

Looking to sell your plants, gardening/ nature-related items and lifestyle products at GDO? Take up a booth at the MarketPlace. Links to the online application form will be available during the window period.

 Event Dates  Booking Window Period  HortPark Booth Locations

17 Dec 2022

Apply from 7 Nov 2022 (10 am) – 14 Nov 2022 (5pm)

  1. Multi-Purpose Hall
  2. Exhibition Gallery
  3. The Pod
  4. Hands-On House

 

14 Jan, 18 Feb & 18 Mar 2023

Apply from 1 Dec 2022 (10 am) – 8 Dec 2022 (5pm)

 
  1. Multi-Purpose Hall
  2. Exhibition Gallery
  3. The Pod

*Booths will be allocated via computerised balloting and applicant's requests for the particular month/s are not guaranteed. Successful applicants will be notified within 14 working days of application window’s closure. No refund shall be processed for any cancellation for all confirmed booking.


October 2022 Gardeners’ Day Out

 

MarketPlace

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Calling all gardening and nature enthusiasts!

Check out our 50 over booths for your favourite potted plants, gardening related items or nature-related lifestyle products. Whatever you are searching for, you will find it here!

Date

15 October 2022             

Time

9 am – 3 pm

Venue

Exhibition Gallery and MPH @ HortPark

   

 

Plant Clinic

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Need help with your plants? Meet our Plant Health Specialists to identify your plants and discuss the plant health issues that are ‘pestering’ your plants. The clinic also features exhibits of common plant diseases and pests as well as various soil types highlighting their differences in colours and textures. Feel free to bring along your plants or some photos for an assessment at the clinic.

Title

Plant Clinic

Date

15 October 2022

Time

9 am – 3 pm

Venue

Flower Room @HortPark

No registration is required.

 

 

Talk

Monstera Mania (by Mr Jeremy Yeo)

 GDO  Talk Oct2022

What is so fascinating about Monsteras?  It is one of the most popular groups of indoor ornamental plants with more than 40 species and is widely grown in homes. Jeremy Yeo from the Jurong Lake Gardens will take you through his journey in caring for these magnificent aroids.

Title

Monstera Mania

Speaker

Mr Jeremy Yeo, NParks

Date

15 October 2022

Time

9.15am – 10.15 am

Venue

Fruit Room @ HortPark

Pre-registration is required. Successful registrants will be notified via a confirmation email.

Register here from 3 Oct 2022, 10 am.

 

 

Workshop

Orchid Repotting (by Mr Christopher Teo, OSSEA)

 GDO Workshop Oct2022

If you are an orchid lover, then this is the workshop for you! Our orchid specialist Christopher will demonstrate the common repotting methods of popular orchids such as Dendrobium, Vanda, Papilionanda and RenantheraGet some hands-on experience in repotting orchids and bring your masterpiece home. Materials will be provided.

Title

Orchid Repotting

Conducted by

Mr Christopher Teo, OSSEA

Date

15 October 2022

Time

11 am – 12.30 pm

Venue

Fruit Room @HortPark

Pre-registration is required. Successful registrants will be notified via a confirmation email.

Register here from 3 Oct 2022, 10 am. Fees apply.

 

 

Workshop

Succulent Open Terrarium (by Mr Rayne Ang, Rayne or Shine Cacti & Succulents)

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Choose from hundreds of succulents to create your very own open terrarium! Get creative by adding figures and colored gravel for the perfect table plant companion. Gain valuable tips on succulent care as Rayne will guide you through each and every step of the way.

Title

Succulent Open Terrarium

Conducted by

Mr Rayne Ang, Rayne or Shine Cacti & Succulents

Date

15 October 2022

Time

1 pm – 2.30 pm

Venue

Fruit Room @HortPark

Pre-registration is required. Successful registrants will be notified via a confirmation email.

Register here from 3 Oct 2022, 10 am. Fees apply.

 

Tours

Guided Tours

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Sign up for our guided tours by clicking on the links below. Each guided tour is limited to 20 pax only. Registration will close once all slots are taken up.

 

Date

Tour

Time

15 Oct 2022

Thematic Garden Tour

9 am

Edibles Discovery Tour

9 am

 

Registration will open on 3 Oct 2022, 10 am.

 

 

 

Past Editions of Gardeners' Day Out

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

2022
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
 

2021

January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September-October
November
December
Last updated on 29 September 2022

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