Speakers

Want to be a lucky winner? Yamina Rare Plants are generously giving away three $50 vouchers to three lucky visitors to the Fair. If you attend one of the talks given by the excellent speakers you could be in line to win one of the vouchers. The speaker will select someone in the audience to receive a voucher. So come to the Fair, attend a Speaker session and you could win a $50 voucher to spend at Yamina Rare Plants!

GARDENING EXPERTS SHARE THEIR KNOWLEDGE AND INSIGHTS

Saturday 7th

STEPHEN RYAN

11.00am
How and Why Plants are Named

President of Mt Macedon & Surrounds Horticultural Society, Stephen Ryan, will welcome all to the  2018 Garden Lovers’ Fair.

His talk will then follow on How and Why Plants are Named.

http://stephenryan.com.au

ATTILA KAPITANY

1pm
Succulents

Come along and learn about succulents. Find out what they are, how to grow and maintain succulents and much more!

Also visit Attila on his stall – Australian Succulents – he’ll be around all weekend.

www.australiansucculents.com

GARDEN TOUR

2:30pm

Join a personal group tour of the garden

A rare opportunity to be shown around this delightful garden. Learn about what’s planted, what’s in flower, and what the garden plans are for the future.

Meet at the Information Tent.

www.bolobek.com.au

Sunday 8th

PENNY WOODWARD

12.00pm
Tomatoes

Penny Woodward, has written seven published books and countless articles especially for Organic Gardener magazine for which she’s the Horticultural Editor. Penny fields curly questions on the 3CR radio garden panel and is in continual experimentation with the growing of useful and edible plants. Today she’ll talk about Tomatoes.

www.pennywoodward.com.au

CHRIS ENGLAND

1:30pm
Espaliering trees

Merrywood Plants supply the horticulture industry with an extensive range of formal and informal espaliers, from scented blooms and small shrubs, to fruit trees that would crown any vegie patch. Merrywood espaliers are available normally from a range of garden centres or your landscape professional. Today owner, Chris England, will demonstrate on the plants at Bolobek, how to espalier some trees that need a good prune.

GARDEN TOUR

2:30pm

Join a personal group tour of the garden

A rare opportunity to be shown around this delightful garden. Learn about what’s planted, what’s in flower, and what the garden plans are for the future.

Meet at the Information Tent.

www.bolobek.com.au