The course focuses on perennials, trees, shrubs and climbers and you will learn many of Rosemary’s favorites along with plant combinations, reasons behind her design decisions and recommended nurseries. Lead by Rosemary Alexander and Catriona Rowbotham with guest lecturers Andy McIndoe & Richard Miers. This is a 6 ...View this course
Do you have a potentially good garden but do not know where to begin?
The first 3 days of this popular 4 day course take place in the Chelsea Physic Garden lecture room with the final day spent in two private gardens near Petersfield. Your tutor is RHS Master of Horticulture Ben Pope. Covers all you need to know to care for your garden – understanding your soil, choosing and selecting new plants, growing new plants from seed and taking cuttings, common pests and diseases, lawn care, pruning trees, shrubs and climbers, vegetable and fruit growing, control of weeds, mulching and composting are all explained and demonstrated. The final day spent in 2 private gardens brings everything into context and gives time for questions and personal involvement.
Course notes, light lunch and refreshments are included.
How to Apply
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Our vast contact list allows us to offer small groups rare guided visits to private gardens in the UK and in Europe.View this course