Gardening Workshops

CourseAboutCostDurationStart date / Course timeBook your place
Design your GardenAn introduction on how to design your garden.£3008 weeksFriday 4th October 2019

Introduction to Plant PropagationThis course will introduce the science and practice of a range of plant propagation techniques. Skills in seed collection, storage and sowing as well as vegetative propagation will mean you may never have to spend money at the Garden Centre again. £2206 weeksFriday 18th October 2019

10am – 12pm
Practical Skills in the Garden – Autumn and WinterIntroducing and developing the practical skills needed for the autumn and winter seasons gardening tasks.£1203 weeksFriday 29th November 2019

10am – 12.30pm
Advanced PropagationA follow on from the Introduction to propagation workshop or for those who have some experience of propagation, you will be developing and learning new propagation techniques with one of our experienced horticulturists.£2206 weeksFriday 7th February 2020

10am – 12.30pm
Planting DesignLearn the principles of planting design in this introductory course which you can use when planning your garden at home.£2206 weeksFriday 7th February 2020

1.30 – 4pm
Grow Your Own VegA short course on how to grow your own veg at home or in an allotment using various growing methods.£1206 weeksFriday 24th April 2020

10am – 12.30pm
Practical Skills in the Garden: Spring and SummerIntroducing and developing the practical skills needed for the spring and summer seasons gardening tasks.£1203 weeksFriday 15th May 2020

10am – 12.30pm

Saturday Workshops

We are holding one-day workshops where you can learn how to grow your own herbs, create colourful summer hanging baskets and many more topics.

CourseCostStart date / Course time
Spring Bulbs£30Saturday 19th October 2019

10am – 1pm
Tubs£30Saturday 8th February 2020

10am – 1pm
Herbs£30Saturday 14th March 2020

10am – 1pm
Hanging Baskets£30Saturday 25th April 2020

10am – 1pm

Garden Visits and Tours

Take a guided tour around local historic and beautifully designed gardens with one of our horticultural lecturers. Garden may include Arley Hall, Dunham Massey and Dorothy Clive Gardens.

Keep checking back for further information!

Public Lectures

We will be holding some amazing evening lectures that will be open to the public. Possible subjects include ‘Five Great Gardening Myths’, ‘Asian Gardens’ and ‘How to Design an Award Winning Garden’.

Keep checking back for confirmed topics and dates!

Gardeners Question Time

An amazing opportunity to ask gardening questions to one of our Horticultural experts and take part in lively discussions or to sit back and listen.

  • 11th December 2019
  • 25th March 2020

£15 per person

Further details to follow.

Online booking via our online store is available here or click on the buttons above.

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