Please note that this is an overdue event

Talks and Demonstrations at Gardeners' Day Out

Talks and Demonstrations at Gardeners' Day Out

Talks and Demonstrations by Experts and Community Gardeners.


Garden for the Table

  • By Mr John How Chin Yong, Community in Bloom (CIB), Ambassador
  • Time: 9.15 am – 10 am
  • Venue: MPH

Refresh your home menu with the various nutritious vegetables and herbs grown right from the community gardens!

Plant Fertilisers from Food Waste

  • By Mr Ramasamy Sangaralingam, Community in Bloom (CIB) Ambassador
  • Time: 10.30 am – 11.30 am
  • Venue: MPH

Find out how food waste can be converted to fertilisers for plants through various processing methods. For example, via a biodigester, which is environmentally friendly and reduces food wastage and disposal cost.

High Flying Moth Orchids – General Aspects of Cultivation

  • By Ms Peggy Tan, Orchid Society of South-East Asia (OSSEA)
  • Time: 10.30 am – 11.30 am
  • Venue: Fruit Room

Novelty Phalaenopsis orchids are well-suited for high-rise growing. Learn about the best culturing conditions for them: water, light, temperature, feeding and growing media.

Gardening with Essential Oils

  • By Ms Liu Wen Hui, Founder/Diamond Leader, dōTERRA 
  • Time: 11.30 am – 12.15 pm
  • Venue: Flower Room

Come and learn how essential oils can be valuable for every gardener, be it for chasing away garden pests, improving plant health and growth, or restoring those gardener’s hands.

Dispelling the Myths of Carnivorous Plants

  • By Mr Russell Koh, Hobbyist
  • Time: 1 pm – 1.45 pm
  • Venue: Flower Room

Discover how easy and enjoyable growing carnivorous plants can be, and pick up valuable tips on nurturing these interesting plants. 


Image Credit: National Parks Board




Admission: Free



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