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Gardening from Scratch: 6-session course

Wednesday 21st September - Wednesday 2nd November

Join our 6-session Wednesday evening course (6pm – 9pm / 21, 29 September,  5, 12, 19 October and 2 November) for beginner gardeners and improvers.  Have fun and be inspired as you learn the basics of gardening:  how to grow healthy plants, the naming and the life cycles 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 vegetable growing.

On each evening we will look closely and identify five plants, plus there will be practical demonstrations and some hands-on activities. backed up with notes and handouts.

These Wednesday evening sessions are designed for those of you who are new to gardening, or wish to improve your knowledge and gardening skills, to give you the confidence to nurture and enjoy your garden or allotment.

“Just a note to say that your course has really made me look at the garden and all that is growing around us with eyes open and it’s been great. A really good basis from which to build.”  Ian

“I loved the course, learnt more than expected and had great fun doing so with a lovely group of people.  Glass of wine with the delicious supper each evening was welcome as well!”  Yvonne

Cost: £275 each person – to include a vegetarian supper and a glass of wine.   Either pay online or contact us if you would like to pay in instalments.

BOOK ONLINE NOW. If you are unable to pay online, please contact us to find out about alternative ways of paying.

Dates:  Wednesday evenings – 6pm – 9pm / 21, 29 September,  5, 12, 19 October and 2 November

Venue: The Garden House, 5 Warleigh Road, Brighton, BN1 4NT


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