Come to the FREE Energy House Garden Club on Fridays, 3:00-5:30 p.m.

Announcement: Energy House Garden Club on Fridays

-12-week gardening club, from May 15th through July 31st, 2015

This week (5-22-2015) we will build an:

  • African Keystone Garden, and a
  • Terraced Hillside Garden 

Meet in the front yard of the Energy House at 3 p.m.

*Address: UHM Energy House, 2020 East West Road, Honolulu, HI 96822 CALL 956-2248 to RSVP or ask questions! Or use the form under “Contact” to receive the flyer. **Please make sure to wear closed-toe shoes. Hat, long pants and sleeves are suggested. ***The Garden Club is open to family members who are 9 years old & older. The activities, site, tools, and equipment are not safe for children under 9, and we cannot have children younger than 9 on site. Older children who attend are under the direct supervision and care of their parents, and are expected to remain with their parents. No child-care, supervision, or children activities are provided.

garden plan 1

African Keystone Garden example

garden plan 2

garden plan 3

Terraced Hillside Garden example

On Friday, 5/22, in addition to starting the AFRICA GARDEN, we will also finish the India Garden.  We will assemble and install the overhead trellis; mulch the pathways; gently mulch the newly planted raised beds; and make and place plant labels. Hope to see you all then!  Mary  

Report on ENERGY HOUSE GARDEN CLUB: WEEK 1, INDIA (5/15/15)

This was a Big Success and much fun: In our first meeting on 5/15, we:

  •   Reviewed pictures of home vegetable gardens in Southern India
  •   Reviewed commonly grown veggies in India
  •   Made a cargo net to be an overhead trellis
  •   Built raised bed garden frames
  •   Filled and planted out 4 of the 10 beds
  •   Set up irrigation
  •   During the week, we built, placed and planted out the remaining 10 beds.

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