For the financial year 1 April 2020 to end of March 2021, the Heritage Gardeners contributed 453 volunteer hours.

June 2021

Mulching

An area of natives was planted around the red hawthorn on the big lawn to provide shelter from the prevailing wind. Pictured: Frank and Denise from Wellington City Council spreading mulch.

March 2021

Hazel harvesting heritage chard

Heritage gardener Hazel, harvesting heritage chard. Heritage seed sales is the main fundraiser for the Heritage Gardeners. This year 100 Von Sion daffidol bulbs were purchased and planted with money raised from seed sales.

New bench

Pictured from left: Jeremy from Crown Joinery, Denise, WCC Park Ranger, Claire from Glenside Prog. Assn. Inc.

New bench

Crown Joinery installed a bespoke bench on the verandah in early March. This was an initiative of the Glenside Progressive Association, funded by a grant from The Trusts Community Foundation.