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History of Gardens and Plants: 4-session course
Tue 2 May 2017, 14:00 – 16:30 BST
Explore the history of gardens and plants with expert Pat Dauncey. Pat will be looking at plant introductions as well as the garden styles and features of different periods - medieval and tudor, 17th/18th centuries, the Victorian era, and 20th/21st century developments.
This will be a fun and interactive course, with plenty of group activities such as contributing to a timeline, creating a portfolio of individual plant introductions to Britain, and identifying garden features.
There will also be a visit to a local historic garden or landscape.
Dates: 2, 9, 16 and 23 May 2017
Cost: £100 – to include tea and cake. Afternoon sessions start at 2pm and finish at 4.30pm.