RICHGRO GARDEN STAGE

Bring your budding gardening questions to the Richgro Garden Stage and have WA’s Horticulture Media Association experts help you turn that brown thumb green again!

With professional knowledge in Australian natives, home veggie patches and growing plants from cutting there really is a seminar for everyone’s home garden needs.

Presenters such as Sue McDougall from 6PR’s Garden Talk and Sabrina Hahn from ABC Gardening will be sharing their own green thumb advice on the Garden Stage daily.

Visit your favourite gardening personalities on the Richgro Garden Stage every day from 10am with prizes and giveaways happening daily.

GARDEN STAGE SCHEDULE

 

Thursday 11th

  • Andrea Whitely

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    Garden consultant, writer: \"Creative containers -The only 3 words you need to know”

  • Jackie Hooper

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    Horticulturalist/Australian plant specialist: “Growing Australian plants in pots”

  • Lisa Passmore

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    Horticulturalist/permaculturalist/landscape designer: “Make your own vegetable wicking beds and grow crops with minimal water”

  • Bob Hunter

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    Chairperson of the Cactus and Succulent Society of WA: “Unusual succulents and how to grow them”

  • Linda Mitchener

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    Horticulturalist: \"Why organic soil improvers and minerals will make your garden thrive.”

  • Ben Klenner

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    Podcaster: “Probiotic Gardening – How to ensure naturally healthy plants”

  • Ross Hooper

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    Horticulturalist/Australian plant specialist: “Pruning Australian native plants”

  • Panel: John Colwill, Ross Hooper, Fiona Blackham

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  • Steve Wood

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    Garden podcaster/broadcaster: “Growing vegetables at home”

Friday 12th

  • Neville Passmore

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    Horticulturalist/garden expert, “Aquaponics: growing edible fish and vegetables”

  • Graeme Ferguson

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    Turf grower: “Lawn: choose the best varieties and tips to keep it thriving”

  • Chris Ferreira

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    Sustainability expert: “Make your house and garden more sustainable”

  • Fiona Blackham

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    Permaculture consultant: “Growing food sustainably”

  • Craig Woodroffe

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    Horticulturalist/tree grower: “Best trees for Perth gardens”

  • Mark Tucek

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    Horticulturalist/plant wholesaler and Marissa Verma: “Tucker Bush – edible Australian garden plants”

  • Panel: John Colwill, Deryn Thorpe, Mark Tucek

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  • Deryn Thorpe

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    Garden podcaster/garden writer: “Propagation: creating plants from cuttings and divisions”

Saturday 13th

  • Sue McDougall

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    Television presenter/broadcaster: “Propagation – creating plants from cuttings and divisions”

  • Con Paino & Eva Ricci

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    Turf specialists: “Lawn: choose the best varieties and tips to keep it thriving”

  • Sabrina Hahn

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    Broadcaster/garden writer: “The importance of gardens in saving biodiversity in cities”

  • Faye Arcaro

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    Gardening broadcaster: “Creating your own living sanctuary”

  • Charlie Albone

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    Landscape designer and television presenter:

  • Claire Greenhill

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    Landscape architect/indoor plant consultant: “Creating a green sanctuary with indoor plants”

  • Josh Byrne

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    Garden television presenter: “Productive projects from Josh’s house”

  • Colin Barlow

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    Media presenter/garden designer: “Perfect potted plants for indoors\"

  • Panel: John Colwill, Bob Melville and Colin Barlow

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  • Bob Melville

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    Rose specialist: “Best rose varieties for your garden”

  • Peg Davies

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    Waste educator: “Living sustainably by recycling, composting and keeping worms”

Sunday 14th

  • Leesa Caldwell

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    Naturopath: ‘Growing herbs for food and medicine’

  • Rohan Carboon

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    Bushfire safety consultant: “Garden design in bushfire prone areas”

  • Sabrina Hahn

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    “Gardening for change: New practices for ethics”

  • Darren Seinor

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    Landscaper/television presenter: “Great plants make great gardens”

  • Mitch McDonnell

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    Indoor plant enthusiast, “Tips to make you indoor plant thrive.”

  • Daniel Varischetti

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    Horticulturalist/tropical plant retailer: “Create a tropical oasis: Palms, cycads, gingers and bamboo”

  • John Colwill

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    Plantsman/media presenter: \"Some like them hot - the world of chillies\"

  • Mark Tucek

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    Horticulturalist/plant wholesaler: ““Water Plants. Cool plants for every garden”

  • Panel: John Colwill, Mark Tucek, Peg Davies & Nick Bell

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  • Peg Davies

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    Waste educator: \"Living sustainably: Recycling, composting and keeping worms”

2019 Presenters

Andrea Whitely

Bob Melville

Bob Hunter

Ben Klenner

Chris Ferreira

Colin Barlow

Darren Seinor

Deryn Thorpe

Fiona Blackham

Jackie Hooper

John Colwill

Josh Byrne

Linda Mitchener

Lisa Passmore

Mark Tucek

Craig Woodroffe

Neville Passmore

Con Paino

Peg Davies

Ross Hooper

Eva Ricci

Claire Greenhill

Leesa Caldwell

Sabrina Hahn

Steve Wood

Sue McDougall

Sam Beckford

Graeme Ferguson

Rohan Carboon

Mitch McDonnell

Daniel Varischetti

Charlie Albone

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