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Gardening from Scratch: 8-session course
Wed 13 September 2017, 18:30 – 21:00 BST
Have fun and be inspired as you learn the basics of gardening. Our Wednesday evening course is designed for beginner gardeners – to improve your knowledge and gardening skills and to give you the confidence to nurture and enjoy your garden.
“I loved the course, learnt more than expected and had great fun doing so with an lovely group of people. Glass of wine with the delicious supper each evening was welcome as well!”
Learn how to grow healthy plants. Learn about plant life cycles, the naming of plants, the basics of soil management, composting, making your garden more sustainable, seed sowing and taking cuttings, plus an introduction to pruning, pest/disease and weed control, and one session on starting a vegetable garden or patch.
As well as horticultural theory there will be practical hands-on learning, and demonstrations of seasonal tasks.
Wednesday evening sessions starting at 6.30 pm, finishing at 9.15pm
Cost: £295 each person – to include a vegetarian supper with a glass of wine!
Dates: 13, 20 September, then 4, 11 October, and 1, 8, 22 November, and finally 6 December