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The Tri­bune Gar­den Di­ary is a free ser­vice for green-fin­gered events and oc­ca­sions. No­tices must be emailed to tri­bune@msl.co.nz by 5pm Thurs­day prior to Wed­nes­day pub­li­ca­tion and will ap­pear at the ed­i­tor’s dis­cre­tion.

EVENTS

GAR­DEN SHORTS: Gar­den in board­ies or briefs; big, lit­tle or loud in sup­port of Aro­hanui Hospice, Tues­day, June 21 – the short­est day of the year. Pick up a pair of good ol’ pre-loved gar­den­ing daks at a lo­cal Hospice Shop. Reg­is­ter aro­hanui­hos­pice.org.nz/short­s­forhos­pice

FREE HORTICULTURAL COURSE: 17-week, 5-days, 9am – 3pm, Nat Cert in Hor­ti­cul­ture – lvl 2, com­mences July 11 with Land Based Train­ing & Green Hub. Stu­dent allowances ap­ply. En­quiries Yvonne 560 2150/green­hub.manawatu@gmail.com

NO­TICES

A ROCHA WORK­ING BEE: Help prop­a­gate and care for na­tive tree seedlings for lo­cal plant­ing projects, Sun­day 12, Long­burn Ad­ven­tist Col­lege, 100Walk­ers Rd. En­quiries­man­awatu@arocha.org

AWA­PUNI GAR­DEN­ING CLUB: Gather for a cuppa at 9.30am for meet­ing at 10am, third Tues­day of each month, Awa­puni Com­mu­nity Cen­tre, New­bury St. En­quiries Peggy 357 5600.

PALMER­STON NORTH HOR­TI­CUL­TURE SO­CI­ETY: Meet sec­ond Wed­nes­day of each month Com­mu­nity Leisure Cen­tre, 569 Fer­gu­son St, 7.30pm. Guest speak­ers, sales ta­ble, raf­fle, ta­ble show. All wel­come, non-mem­bers $1.50.

GAR­DEN­ING VOL­UN­TEERS: Wanted@Aro­hanuI Hospice, morn­ing tea pro­vided. En­quiries Cathy 356 6606 or cathy.f@aro­hanui­hos­pice.org.nz.

GAR­DENS

COBBLERS GAR­DEN: Half a hectare with na­tive and ex­otic plants, 500 Apiti Rd, Feild­ing. Open by ap­point­ment, 06 328 5805 or email the­cob­blers@in­spire.net.nz.

CROFTON WIL­LOWS: 1.2 hectares of gar­dens and lakes, 197 Makirikiri Rd, off SH1, Marton. Con­tact Doreen and Derek Hig­gin­son, 06 327 5542 or cruzin4448@gmail.com.

GREENHAUGH GAR­DENS & NURS­ERY: A ‘‘New Zealand Gar­den of Sig­nif­i­cance’’. 1874 colo­nial homestead, semi-for­mal gar­dens, SH3 be­tween PN and Ash­hurst . Con­tact Lynne 357 3878 or greenhaugh.co.nz.

THE HERB FARM: Four­teen themed gar­dens open 7 days, 10am to 4.30pm. Cafe, shop and beauty re­treat, Grove Rd, Ash­hurst. Con­tact 326 8633 or herb­farm.co.nz.

KINSALE GAR­DENS: Open by ap­point­ment for groups, walks and wed­dings be­tween Feild­ing and PN. Con­tact Jenny or Alan 06 329 2841.

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