Gardeners' Day Out at HortPark
Sat, 17 Apr 2021
08:00AM - 17:00PM
People of all ages and families
April 2021 Gardeners’ Day Out
Gardening with Edibles Masterclass (via Zoom)
Mint and Basil by Ms Vicky Lim
Mint and basil are popular culinary herbs, grown for their aromatic leaves for use in cuisines. Join Vicky in this masterclass as she shares with you the wide range of basil and mint cultivars and tips on growing them in Singapore. Learn how to tackle the common problems that most growers might face and explore the various uses of mint and basil!
Date: 24 Apr 2021, Saturday
Time: 10am – 11am
Watch the video on Youtube here
1. How to Build a Rain Shelter (via NParksSG YouTube)
Learn how to build a rain shelter for potted plants through this step-by-step guide. Rain shelters protect sensitive or young plants from the weather, and can be used for a wide variety of small plants, shrubs, and tree saplings.
2. Urban Kampong: Herb in a Cup
Master the stem cutting technique with Balan to propagate your own herbs. You’ll grow an endless supply of herbs in no time!
Watch the video here
Check out these edibles-related kids’ activities that are simple and fun to conduct at home!
DIY Suncatcher (via NParksSG YouTube)
Bond with your kids by making a unique suncatcher together using small flowers!
Let Rake Spade teach you the basics of caring for your plants. Due to safe management measures, this workshop can cater to a limited capacity of 16 participants onsite. Fee applies and registration for this workshop will be confirmed upon payment verification. Registration opens on 5 April, while slots last.
Date: 17 Apr 2021
Time: 9am – 11am
Please note that this workshop is for pre-registered participants only; no walk-ins allowed. Successful registrants will be notified on the workshop details via email. Rake Spade is an external vendor and is unaffliated with NParks.
Gardening Promotions Directory
Here are promotions offered by some merchants and hobbyists. Check out March and April's gardening directory here
to get your gardening-related materials!
Sign up for our guided tours here. Each guided tour is limited to 20 pax only, while slots last. Sign up for the tours by clicking on the links below.
Tour and Timings
Thematic Gardens Tour - 9am
Edibles Discovery Tour - 9am, 10.30am
Bees and Butterflies Trail Tour - 10.30am