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2020 GARDENING COURSE - £275 for 7 sessions

Contact Jo Arnell for details: 

01233 861149 or  07923 969634

Course contents:


This comprehensive course runs once a month FRIDAY or SATURDAY MORNING   10am - 1pm

The seasonal sessions are small and informal with plenty of opportunity for discussion (and cake).

2020 Gardening course

£275 for 7 sessions

Individual workshop - £ 49

3 or more workshops

booked together - £39 each

April 16th/17th
Learn how to sow seed, feed and mulch and look at the best spring plants for the garden

May 14th/15th
Looking at biennials and bulbs, learning about the ‘Chelsea Chop’, taking some cuttings and learning how to keep the borders full. The May, June and July sessions link together as a ‘better borders’ course.

June 11th/12th
June is the Cottage garden month - we’ll look at summer perennials, caring for roses, organic pest control. we’ll also look forward to late summer and beyond, to make sure the show continues. 

July 9th/10th
Border Design - and how to keep interest in the borders all year round. Design tips, a list of the best plants to use and where to plant them.

August 13th/14th
Prolonging the summer and planning for autumn

September 10th/11th
This month we’ll focus on grasses and late summer perennials, we’ll take some cuttings and learn how to collect and store seed. 

October 8th/9th
Preparing for next year. We’ll sow hardy annuals, plant bulbs, learn how to plan and prepare a new border and look at perennials, shrubs and trees for autumn colour.