- Friends of RBG
Insects & Plants Workshop
Insects & Plants Workshop – presented by the Friends of the Royal Botanic Gardens Cranbourne
An impressive list of presenters will join you for an all-day workshop, providing wonderful information on the importance of plant and insect relationships.
The day will be finished off by propagating some insect-reliant plants to take home.
Speakers for the day will include:
- Patrick Honan from the Melbourne Museum - ‘Do plants really need insects or is it just vice-versa?’
- Broni Swartz from the Royal Botanic Gardens Cranbourne - 'Insecticulture'
- Trevor Edwards from Latrobe University - 'Insect-plant mimicry'
- John Arnott from the Royal Botanic Gardens Cranbourne - 'Create a butterfly garden'
- John Thompson - 'Droseras and the insect-reliant trigger plants'
9.30am for a 10am start - 4.30pm
Sunday 23 November
Auditorium, Australian Garden
Royal Botanic Gardens Cranbourne
$60 Friends members, $75 non-members
Bookings / Enquiries
T: (03) 9769 7881