bev wagar opt

Courses Taught

Organic Master Gardener Course


Organic Master Gardener, Gaia College
Accredited Organic Land Care Practitioner, SOUL


Beverley Wagar is an Organic Master Gardener, Accredited Organic Land Care Practitioner (through SOUL) and a Landscape for Life trainer. She has 15 years of hands-on experience in diverse gardening environments, both ornamental and food focused. A native plant enthusiast, she has supplemented her knowledge of horticulture with college courses and extensive volunteer work. In 2016 she envisioned and helped found the Monarch Awards in Hamilton. Putting her English degree and training as an editor to use, Bev writes a regular gardening column for her community newspaper. No longer working as a gardening services provider, Bev now has more time for environmental activism, community gardening, public garden making, seed starting, plant collecting and, of course, promoting the organic paradigm.