Workshop: Edible Landscaping for Backyards


Join instructor Zach Mermel of Ola Design Group for Edible Landscaping for Backyards and Beyond workshop on Saturday, August 3, 2019, from 9am – 2:30pm with a break for lunch. 

Transform your lanai and lawn, your field and fence, into an abundant oasis of edible and multifunctional plants. Join instructor Zach Mermel for the workshop, “Edible Landscaping for Backyards and Beyond!” 

Attendees will explore a range of edible plants that can grow mauka to makai. A packet of practical readings and resources for further learning is included. Participants will get to take home a number of edible plants at the conclusion of the workshop. 


How akamai are you about environmentally friendly landscaping and gardening? Have you ever considered methods for rapidly expanding the plant biodiversity for your garden? What are some of the most nutritious plants that you and your family can grow easily? If you’re saying, “yes, yes and (well) I have no idea!” then consider signing up for this workshop.

Cost: $40/ $30 VAC Members plus a $15 materials fee.

Class size is limited so register early. Call 808-967-8222 or


Remember: Never eat anything from the wild without first consulting an expert! Please forage responsibly. Educate yourself, and have fun.



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