Ashover Summer School Day 1 – A cutting garden – how to grow it and arrange it!

If you are interested in gardening and wish to learn more about creating a cut flower garden then this workshop is definitely a day not to be missed!

I will guide you through the practicalities of creating a productive cutting patch, covering what to sow, grow and nurture to ensure you have colour throughout the seasons. This is a practical course and includes a mixture of theoretical and practical elements throughout the day.

This course will cover Half Hardy and Hardy Annuals & Perennials

What foliage’s to grow for floral design

How and when to pick, harvest  and store your flowers and  plants

Conditioning of plant materials

We will also make a gorgeous flower arrangement constructed from garden grown/ inspired flowers and foliage’s.

A scrumptious home made hot lunch is included as part of this course.

Where: Ashover Parish Hall, Ashover, Derbyshire

When: 10.00am to 3.30pm

Price: £125.00 ( includes all materials and lunch )

No prior experience is required as all the necessary skills and techniques will be demonstrated in full.


Book this course and the course the following day on Tuesday 31st July and pay just £100.00 per course ( making a saving of £50.00)

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