One of Communitree's unique programmes is the Home Nursery Programme. Home nurseries are small-scale plant nurseries that can be set up at home. On the patio, in the window sill, in the garden... all you need is a little corner where you can place some containers and you can have a home nursery!
The home nurseries power our gardens! Instead of buying plants at commercial nurseries, we rely on volunteers to grow plants for greening of our public gardens. Communitree provides training, seeds, and cuttings so that anybody can start their own nursery.
We run training sessions throughout the year. Some sessions are scheduled and take place at our office, whereas we also host trainings for specific projects and corridors that take place on-site in the community around those sites. To get started with your home nursery, follow these steps: