Sunday 13th August 2017
Start 10.30 am Finish 4.30 pm
Hagbourne Village Hall, Main Road, East Hagbourne, Didcot Oxfordshire, OX11 9LR
Contact Seed Bank Manager to book
8th Seed Sowing Workshop
John Haggar, who has a wealth of experience of hardy orchid seed sowing and subsequent care, has kindly agreed to offer his expertise in running the seed-sowing workshop. The workshop will take place under non-sterile conditions, and will cover the following headings, including practical demonstrations of the techniques where appropriate.
Life cycles (summer green and winter green)
Seed sowing timing & techniques
Media & media preparation
After care, light and temperature
Question & Answer session
Each participant will have the opportunity to sterilise and sow some orchid seed using a laminar flow cabinet and take the results home with them to germinate.
Course material will be available at the end of the course for participants to take away with them
The cost of the workshop is £25/person.
Tea/Coffee/Squash will be available, but please make your own arrangements for lunch.
Please download the information & tear off booking slip as a pdf HERE
send to the Seed Bank Manager Alan Leck (at the address given on the form)