This free workshop will will cover all aspects of growing food in a balcony garden, including soil types, what soils to use, types of containers and how to prepare them, garden design, plant and seed selection, seed starting, vertical gardening, proper watering, fertilizing and harvesting techniques. The workshop will include practical demonstrations and hands on projects. Participants will also be given several tip sheets to help them start their own vegetable balcony gardens. Workshop materials and additional resources will be provided to registered participants at no cost. Registration is required.
The workshop is being presented by the Master Gardeners and the Durham Integrated Growers.
Location: South Oshawa Community Centre
Time: May 11, 9 am to 12 noon