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Learn with celebrity gardener, Sophie Thomson who will teach the practical steps that you can do to help your garden deal with the heat this summer and continue to be bountiful and cooler for future summers.
You will learn:
- All the practical steps to help your garden thrive over summer
- The best design tips to create a drought tolerant and cooler garden, including plant selection.
- All about the importance of shade and how to create structures and shelter to reduce and reflect the summer heat.
Sophie Thomson is an Australian horticulturist, author, and television and radio personality from Adelaide. Sophie is a presenter on ABC's Gardening Australia and an ABC radio talkback host with extensive media experience.
She writes for major newspapers and magazines and authors books on gardening. With over 35 years of hands-on experience, Sophie now believes that aside from the obvious environmental benefits, gardening improves our physical, mental, and emotional well-being as well as that of the broader community. Sophie lives at Sophie's Patch- a three-acre property in the Adelaide hills.
Over the last 11 years, the Patch now includes numerous contained spaces as well as a fully productive organic vegie patch with more than 100 fruit and nut trees.
Sophie is known for her resilience, environmental outlook, infectious enthusiasm, vitality, and love of sustainable gardening.
Summer Proofing Your Garden
14 December 2024
Noel Lothian Hall (Adelaide)
Saturday 10am - 1pm
Limited tickets, don't miss out.