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Christmas Wreath Making Course £65 per person including all materials, lunch and refreshments
10:00am on Wednesday 5th December 2018
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Christmas Wreath Making Course £65 per person including all materials, lunch and refreshments
10:00am on Thursday 6th December 2018
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Christmas Wreath Making Course £65 per person including all materials, lunch and refreshments
10:00am on Friday 7th December 2018
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Christmas Wreath Making Course £65 per person including all materials, lunch and refreshments
10:00am on Saturday 8th December 2018
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Christmas Wreath Making Course £65 per person including all materials, lunch and refreshments
10:00am on Wednesday 12th December 2018
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Our Courses

Here at the Walled Nursery, we believe there is no such thing as a silly question. Whether you are looking to broaden your knowledge or are starting from scratch, our friendly, informative courses are accessible for everyone.

Emma Davies, co-owner of the Walled Nursery, delivers our varied range of courses. There is always lots of hands-on learning and most importantly, fun!

We will need to know about any special dietary requirements at the time of booking. No refunds are offered, so please ensure you can attend this course before booking.

2018


Collecting Seeds and Cuttings from your garden
Wednesday 5th September 9.30am to 3pm.
£95.00 per person including lunch, refreshments and course notes. Small groups maximum of 6 delegates.

Learn how to identify ripe seed, how to sort your home collected seeds, take cuttings from your flower beds, potting on, pricking out, which plants are great for division, the works.

No question is too silly to ask! Price includes refreshments and a delicious vegetarian lunch in our Vinery Cafe. No need to bring anything with you, just an open mind! This course is delivered by Emma Davies, co-owner of the nursery.

We will need to know about any special dietary requirements at the time of booking. No refunds are offered, so please ensure you can attend this course before booking.
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Gardening for the Environment
Sat 15th September - 9:30am - 3:30pm
£95.00 per person including lunch, refreshments and course notes.

Are you conscious of caring for our environment. Want to know about insect friendly plants?
Learn about the alternatives to using chemicals?
Ever had an urge to keep bees?

We talk about our soil, how to improve it to improve plant health, reduce watering and suppress weeds. There are thousands of plants which encourage wildlife into your garden, from hedgehogs to hover flies. Our very own Bee Keeper, Mr John Newnham will give us an introduction to Bees and how to care for them. Sticking to wildlife, we talk about biological controls to control pests, how easy it is to use and how effective it can be for a domestic garden. An interesting and informative day with Emma Davies, co owner of the nursery.

Any dietary requirements must be passed to us at the time of booking. We do not issue refunds so please ensure you can attend before booking.
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Planning a cut flower garden
Wednesday 19th September  - £95.00 per person including refreshments, delicious lunch in our Vinery Café and course notes.
Do you want a steady supply of flowers to cut to bring into your home? Find out which plants are the best for cutting, not just annuals but perennial plants too. Learn about growing plants from seed directly into the ground or in pots, staking requirements and how to keep a continuous supply.  We go through how to condition your plants so that they last and how to arrange a simple hand held bouquet. No need to bring anything with you, just your eager minds!  Delivered by Emma Davies, Co-Owner of the nursery.

Price includes refreshments and a delicious vegetarian lunch in our Vinery Cafe. We will need to know about any special dietary requirements at the time of booking. No refunds are offered, so please ensure you can attend this course before booking.
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How to prune and care for shrubs
Thursday 20th September – 9.30am to 3pm

£95.00 per person including lunch, refreshments and course notes. Small groups maximum of 6 delegates.
Walking around the nursery, we’ll discuss different types of shrubs, pruning differences, time of pruning, tools required and maintenance of the those tools. The What When Why and How

No question is too silly to ask! Price includes refreshments and a delicious vegetarian lunch in our Vinery Cafe. No need to bring anything with you, just an open mind! This course is delivered by Emma Davies, co-owner of the nursery.

We will need to know about any special dietary requirements at the time of booking. No refunds are offered, so please ensure you can attend this course before booking.
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Beginners Guide To Growing Vegetables
Wednesday 26th September 9.30am to 3pm– A one day course -  £95.00 per person including refreshments, delicious lunch in our Vinery Café and course notes.

This is a beginners course, starting with where to locate your vegetable garden, what makes a good spot for veg growing, planning which crops to grow, raising plants from seed, staking, harvesting, succession crops, different growing techniques and fail safe crops to start with ...no question is too silly to ask! Price includes refreshments and a delicious vegetarian lunch in our Vinery Cafe. No need to bring anything with you, just an open mind! This course is delivered by Emma Davies, co-owner of the nursery.

We will need to know about any special dietary requirements at the time of booking. No refunds are offered, so please ensure you can attend this course before booking.
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Beginners Guide to Propagation
Friday 12th October or Saturday 13th October – each 1 day courses £95.00 per person including refreshments, delicious lunch in our Vinery Café and course notes.

In this hands-on course you will learn how to sow seeds, how to prick out, take root, stem and leaf cuttings, division, seed collection and so much more. Emma Davies, co-owner of The Walled Nursery will take you behind the scenes and go through each method of propagating ensuring that you are equipped to go forth and multiply! Bring along a pair of secateurs and gloves and wear layers! All other equipment is supplied. This course takes place in our beautiful Propagation glasshouse and includes a delicious vegetarian lunch in our Vinery Café and refreshments.

Please bring along a pair of secateurs and gloves. We will need to know about any special dietary requirements at the time of booking. No refunds are offered, so please ensure you can attend this course before booking.
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How to prune and care for Roses
Wednesday 17th October - £95.00 per person including plenty of hands on learning, course notes, refreshments and delicious lunch in our Vinery Café.

Walking around the nursery, we’ll discuss different types of roses, pruning differences, time of pruning, tools required and maintenance of the those tools. The What When Why and How is full of practical hands on learning. Emma spent many years as a gardener at Sissinghurst Castle Gardens where she would spend months Rose pruning, her favourite job. Emma will demystify this subject and show you all how easy it is when you know how!

Please bring along a pair of secateurs and gloves. We will need to know about any special dietary requirements at the time of booking. No refunds are offered, so please ensure you can attend this course before booking.
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Christmas Wreath Making Workshop
£65 per person including all materials, lunch in our Vinery Café and refreshments.
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th 12th, 13th or 14th December 10am to 1pm followed by lunch

Starting with a demonstration of how to create a wreath each attendee makes their own wreath according to their own style which you then get to take home with you. Plenty of hands on help at each stage. If you feel you're not creative, we'll surprise you! Using natural materials foraged from our estate and garden. All materials provided plus mulled wine and tea or coffee to keep you going in the workshop. Followed by a delicious lunch in our Vinery Café to get you in the Christmas mood!
Any dietary requirements must be passed to us at the time of booking. We do not issue refunds so please ensure you can attend before booking.
Please bring secateurs and gardening gloves with you and wear layers!
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Christmas Table Decoration Workshop
£65 per person including all materials, lunch in our Vinery Café and refreshments.
15th December 10am to 1pm followed by lunch
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Starting with a demonstration of how to create a natural table decoration,  each attendee makes their own decorations according to their own style which you then get to take home with you. Plenty of hands on help at each stage. If you feel you're not creative, we'll surprise you! Using natural materials foraged from our estate and garden. All materials provided plus mulled wine and tea or coffee to keep you going in the workshop. Followed by a delicious lunch in our Vinery Café to get you in the Christmas mood!

Any dietary requirements must be passed to us at the time of booking. We do not issue refunds so please ensure you can attend before booking.

Please bring secateurs and gardening gloves with you and wear layers!
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The perfect gift for any garden lover.

Phone us on 01580 752425 or email us to book your place now.