Learn Plant Parenthood 101

Learn all you need to know about keeping your indoor plants alive

75 mins Class size 1 to 111 (public dates), 5 to 222

label $48 (Afterpay available)
Are you new to plant parenthood and would like to learn the dos and don’ts of indoor gardening? Or maybe you've been a plant parent for a while and would like to understand more about how to keep them happy and thriving. Put your mind at ease and have your questions answered by Melbourne's own queen of the (indoor) jungle, The Plant Whisperer.
Join the Plant Whisperer online for this information-packed, interactive workshop and see yourself blossom into the best plant parent you can be! This class takes the lifetime of plant wisdom accumulated by The Plant Whisperer and breaks it down into easily digestible, clearly explained chunks.
You’ll learn all about why it’s beneficial to have plants in your home, how to determine how much light and water your plants need and the dos and don’ts of indoor gardening.
The class will cover the below:
  • The ‘4 Golden Rules’ of indoor gardening and how these apply to you and you plant babies
  • Pest identification, control and prevention
  • Soil composition and how to make the appropriate mix for each plant
  • Pot selection, repotting and drainage - how to get it right
  • Fertilising - when to do it, how often and what to use
You will receive a digital plant parenthood booklet containing the covered information and some homemade pesticide recipes. There will be plenty of opportunities to ask questions and take notes and you can submit your questions and pictures of your problem children prior to the class to get them answered or addressed in detail.
Knowledge required
Beginner-friendly. This class is perfect for those new to plant parenthood or for the seasoned amateur grower.
What to bring
Come along with all of your burning plant questions.
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The Plant Whisperer
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The Plant Whisperer is an offering from Melbourne's own queen of the jungle, Haylee Magendans and her team of Plant Whisperers, Bel, Renee and Albee. We create experiences, bringing people together through nature, with nature.
Combining our biophilic tendencies with our love of creativity we offer a variety of workshops, courses and private events both at our luscious jungle lair in Brunswick, Melbourne and at external locations of our customers choosing - we can come to you!
Our team of plant experts (who happen to also be qualified yoga instructors), will guide you through our renowned classes, breaking things down into easy to understand chunks, and teaching you all the tips and tricks. Expect a memorable experience of connection, intention and creating with purpose.

Meet the Plant Whisperer

Meet Haylee Magendans, AKA The Plant Whisperer, and discover how plants can help you spark connection.

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