Gardeners' Day Out at HortPark
Sat, 19 Jun 2021
08:00AM - 17:00PM
Visitor Services Centre
People of all ages and families
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.
June 2021 Gardeners’ Day Out
1. Spices in Masala Tea (via NParksSG YouTube)
Spices play an important role in many cuisines, but how well do we know the plants they come from?
In this video, learn how you can brew your very own cup of Masala tea with Paul as he takes us on a journey through the spices used and their origins!
2. DIY Ideas for Small Netting Structure (via NParksSG YouTube)
Learn how to build a small netting structure with this step-by-step guide!
Small netting structures are useful for protecting sensitive or young plants from bad weather and serve as a barrier from pests. They can be used for a wide variety of small plants, shrubs, and saplings.
Check out these edibles-related kids’ activities that are simple and fun to conduct at home!
DIY Eco-friendly Confetti (via NParksSG YouTube)
Have you ever wondered what to do with the plant material lying around after pruning your garden?
In this video, learn to repurpose cut flowers and leaves into colourful biodegradable confetti for brightening up any occasion!
Gardening with Edibles Masterclass - A Recap
Gardening with Edibles Masterclass Series (via NParksSG YouTube)
Interested in honing your horticultural skills? View our completed Gardening with Edibles series here.
For beginners and anyone interested in growing vegetables and herbs at home, this online workshop provides an overview on how making, growing and consuming clean foods can improve our well-being.
Learn to grow your own greens and make probiotic drinks (e.g. yoghurt) that are good for gut bacteria. Find out what organic and natural products are recommended for your health!
19 Jun 2021
Urban Kampong Programme – A Permaculture Class
2 pm – 4.30 pm
Due to safe management measures, this workshop will be held online. 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.
Please note that all tours for the month of June 2021 have been suspended.
Gardening Promotions Directory
Here are promotions offered by some merchants and hobbyists. Check out May and June's gardening directory here
to get your gardening-related materials!