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Heavenly Hellebores – a guide to the different varieties and how to look after them – slideshow and lecture £10 per person
10:30am on Thursday 14th February 2019
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How to Plant a Beautiful Spring Container - £10 per person
10:30am on Thursday 21st February 2019
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How to Sow Microgreens - £10 per person with the option to place a seed order at the end of the demonstration.
10:30am on Thursday 28th February 2019
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The History of The Walled Nursery – slideshow and lecture £10 per person
10:30am on Thursday 7th March 2019
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The History of The Walled Nursery – slideshow and lecture £10 per person
10:30am on Thursday 14th March 2019
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Our Lectures

Emma is available to lecture on a range of horticultural subjects as well the history of The Walled Nursery. Please contact us for further details.

2019 Lectures
 

Heavenly Hellebores – slideshow and lecture
A guide to the different varieties and how to look after them.
Valentines Day Thursday 14th February 2019 - 10.30am until 12pm
Bookings only -
£10 per person

Enjoy an interesting and informative lecture with slideshow by Emma Davies – co-owner of our nursery and self confessed Hellebore addict. Emma will show you the different Hellebore plants for sale in the nursery, explaining the qualities of the different varieties  you will learn how they are bred and by whom and then how to care for them to ensure your garden is full of blooms over the winter.
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The History of The Walled Nursery – slideshow and lecture
7th or 14th March 2019 – 10.30am until 12pm
Bookings only -
£10 per person

Enjoy a fascinating lecture on the history of our estate, once known as Tongswood and find out how history has come full circle to save this important and rare heritage site.

Starting with Flemish clothiers in the 14th Century, we go on to tell you why in the 20th Century we were known as the OXO garden and take you on a wonderful journey right up to today. We have many historical photographs that you will see as the story progresses, bring some tissues, it is rather moving.


We'll end by telling you all about the new technologies we used to rebuild these 140 year old glasshouses in 2018 to ensure that they stand for another 140 years!
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How to Plant a Beautiful Spring Container
Thursday 21st February 2019 - 10.30am until 12pm
Bookings only -
£10 per person
Option to place a seed order at the end of the demonstration.

(As it’s half term, children are welcome at now charge but must remain with an adult).
Learn the tips and tricks of how to have a beautiful and well balanced Spring container with a long seasonal display. Demonstration of different styles of containers with Emma Davies – co – owner of The Walled Nursery.
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How to Sow Microgreens
Thursday 28th February 2019 - 10.30am until 12pm
Bookings only -
£10 per person
Option to place a seed order at the end of the demonstration.

Microgreens are easy to grow. We explain the best varieties of herbs to try, which pack a flavour punch into your salads as well as making your dishes look beautiful. Learn how to sow and harvest for a continuous supply – special offer - place your microherb seed order at the end of the demo at a discounted rate!
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The perfect gift for any garden lover.

Phone us on 01580 752752 or email us to book your place now.