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Horticulture and Gardening

The Hens Shed Beginners Gardening

his course is designed to develop your knowledge of basic Horticulture. You will learn all the techniques required to give you the confidence and knowledge to enhance your own growing space. This course is blend of theory and practical exercises that will increase your confidence and knowledge as the course progresses .

Subject covered;

  • Planting, selection of plants and location.
  • Demonstrations on how to select plants, suitable locations and planting techniques. 
  • Weeding. weed identification, Demonstration on how to control weeds and identification of these.
  • Watering and feeding techniques.
  • Self watering and garden design.

Overview of basic Horticultural techniques.

This course is for anyone who wants to learn the basic techniques and knowledge required to develop and maintain their own living space . Participants do not require any previous experience of training to take part

Your Tutor, Dave Rainey is recognised as one of North Downs leading Horticulturalists and has a lifetime of both classroom and practical experience.