The Home Garden: Planning, Set Up & Maintenance (In English)

21 Jul

מרגרטה גדולה

Course Goals

The home garden is your own space to experiment with growing plants and working with your hands, both of which can bring much joy.
The Home Garden course covers the main steps for creating and cultivating a fertile and prosperous garden. We will learn and experiment with proper planning, soil preparation, installation of an irrigation system, selection of plants in the nursery, planting and growing a large variety of plants, maintenance throughout the year, and treatment of pests and diseases.
The course combines practical and theoretical study, and includes several tours in the botanical garden. It is intended for gardening enthusiasts and does not require prior knowledge or experience.

Course Topics

Main Topics:

Principles for planning a home garden

Preparing the soil for planting and creating flower beds

Installing an irrigation system and creating an irrigation plan

Familiarity with plant groups and orientation in the nursery

Growing vegetables, seasonal flowers, perennial shrubs, and trees

Year-round maintenance and treatment of pests and diseases

Course duration

Course Duration: approx. 3 months (52 academic hours)

Mondays, 09:00-12:00

Cost NIS 3000, of which NIS 300 is a non-refundable registration fee

Course Start Date:

October 31, 2022

*Course participants are entitled to a 10% discount when purchasing an annual membership to the botanical gardens!

For details and registration:

02-679-4012 ext. 0


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