Festival veteran Jenny Oakley is one of the few gardeners who have entered gardens into the festival for the full 32 years. In 2005, Oakley Garden became a Garden of National Significance.
Jenny has a Bachelor of Amenity Horticulture, and has accomplished a good deal of commercial garden design and maintenance in her career. A Trustee of the New Zealand Gardens Trust and also on the garden assessment team for the festival, Jenny does regular speaking events around the region sharing her knowledge and love of gardening.
Back by popular demand is Jenny’s demonstration on how she creates her remarkable hanging baskets for which she is renowned.
Don’t miss this popular event held in Jenny’s own garden.
Admission: Free event, usual garden fees applies ($5)