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Plant Aloha: Growing the Connoisseur’s Durian with Lindsay Gasik

November 18, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Plant Aloha Hawaiian Sanctuary

Saturday, November 18th 2017 – 9:00am-12:30pm
Growing the Connoisseur’s Durian: methods for growing durian for home or commercial use, with Lindsay Gasik – Class Handout

Lindsay Gasik is a durian hunter and author of the internet’s #1 durian-obsessive’s blog, She’s been helping durian lovers to get the good stuff since 2012, and also leads several durian-tasting tours in Thailand and Malaysia. She loves how durian introduces her to new people, new places and new cultures. In her free time, she enjoys freelance writing for the Heirloom Gardener, Roads and Kingdoms, and anyone who will pay her to write about plants. Send her pictures of your latest fruit catch on Instagram @durianwriter.

Plant Aloha Series

Hawaiian Sanctuary is proud to present: Plant Aloha, a FREE educational series of sustainable farming classes. Every Thursday morning, from 9:00am until 12:30pm, with special Saturday monthly offerings, led by local and visiting experts.

The Plant Aloha project is supported, in part, by the County of Hawaii, Research & Development. We are looking for support to complete and enhance this amazing FREE program. Please give what you can.

wade1Each class starts promptly with a lecture and Q&A before a hands-on farm experience. Come prepared with notepad and writing utensil, closed toed shoes, sun hat, and gloves.

View the full Plant Aloha Series schedule on our Calendar.

Space is limited, please register by emailing:



The Plant Aloha project is supported, in part,
by the County of Hawaii, Research & Development.


November 18, 2017
9:00 am - 12:30 pm
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