Gardening Courses


One Day Garden design Course Saturday May 2nd 10-5pm £85/person

Location: Hotwalls Studios , The Round Tower , Broad Street , Old Portsmouth            

   Content as below but condensed into the basics and without the nursery visit , on application a full schedule can be sent out.

                 Call or email to book your place as selling fast 

Garden design ( 6 week course) £240/person

June 3rd – July 8th , Wednesday evenings 6-8pm

Location :  Jo McNamara florist , Winter Road , Southsea

Week 1
Landscape principles / Site assessment
Applying principals to set garden
Designs discussed and assessed

Week 2
Own Garden set out in plan
Looking at brochures/books/websites for ideas and inspiration

Week 3
Looking at types of materials used
Costing different materials

Week 4
Plants for different areas
Plant selection for individual designs

Week 5
Care and maintenance
Pruning techniques

Week 6
 Nursery visit
Summary & Close

    To follow:

    Plant planning for your garden/basic pruning course – May 2020

    Growing vegetables in pots – May 2020 

    Planting a Terrarium

    Contact us via this website to book a course or for more information