Crocus Garden School 2017

Crocus Garden School 2017

Gardening courses & talks 2017

Christmas Wreath making

Christmas Wreath making

Join us for a morning of festive wreath-making, creating your own large, beautiful wreath to take home.

Wednesday 29th November
10.15am - 12.45pm £60
Christmas Wreath making

Christmas Wreath making

Join us for a morning of festive wreath-making, creating your own large, beautiful wreath to take home.

Thursday 30th November
10.15am - 12.45pm £60
Deck the Halls: How to make your own festive decorations

Deck the Halls: How to make your own festive decorations

During our 2½ hour Deck the Halls course you'll create a beautiful table decoration and swag to take home whilst enjoying delicious seasonal treats from the Dorney Court Kitchen Garden cafe.

Tuesday 12 December
10.15am - 12.45pm £60
Deck the Halls: How to make your own festive decorations

Deck the Halls: How to make your own festive decorations

During our 2½ hour Deck the Halls course you'll create a beautiful table decoration and swag to take home whilst enjoying delicious seasonal treats from the Dorney Court Kitchen Garden cafe.

Wednesday 13 December
10.15am - 12.45pm £60
Pruning Shrubs and Fruit Trees

Pruning Shrubs and Fruit Trees

Join us for a practical workshop to learn how to prune flowering shrubs and fruit trees. This workshop is hands on in the historic Dorney Court gardens.

Wednesday 14th February
10.15am-12.45pm £40.00
Pruning and Training Roses and Climbers

Pruning and Training Roses and Climbers

Learn how to get the most out of your climbers and roses in this pruning and training workshop. The workshop is hands on and we will be working the historic Dorney Court gardens.

Wednesday 14th February
1.45pm-4.15pm £40.00
Growing an Annual Cut Flower Garden

Growing an Annual Cut Flower Garden

Learn how to make a cut flower garden from scratch with Rachel Siegfried, British flower grower and florist of Green & Gorgeous. Learn which varieties to grow, how to sow and how to propagate. You'll also make a hand-tied bunch of beautiful early summer annuals during the workshop to take home. Cost includes all materials.

Wednesday 4th April
10.15am-12.45pm £60.00
Bulbs in the Cutting Garden

Bulbs in the Cutting Garden

Bulbs provide some of the most spectacular flowers for cutting. Learn how to use bulbs to maximum advantage in the cutting garden with Rachel Siegfried. You'll make a large hand-tied bunch using your choice of beautiful spring stems to take home. Cost includes all materials.

Wednesday 11th April
10.15am-12.45pm 60.00
Stylish Summer Containers

Stylish Summer Containers

The end of May is the ideal time to refresh your container planting. With a bit of planning you can have a wonderful display which keeps going but changes too, with something interesting happening through six months, to the first frosts.

Wednesday 16th May
10.15am-12.45pm £55.00
Your Border, Good to Great: Planning, Planting and Plant Maintenance

Your Border, Good to Great: Planning, Planting and Plant Maintenance

Mid-May is the ideal time to think about gaps in the border and other ways in which the planting design could be improved.

Saturday 19th May
10.15am-12.45pm £40.00
Your Border, Good to Great: Staking, Training, Shaping and Border Maintenance

Your Border, Good to Great: Staking, Training, Shaping and Border Maintenance

Learn how to use different materials and techniques to stake plants so they look and perform their best.

Saturday 19th May
1.45pm-4.15pm £40.00

Dorney Court Kitchen Garden

Crocus at Dorney Court,
Court Lane,
Dorney,
SL4 6QP

Get directions

01628 669999

Opening times: 9am – 5.30pm 7 days a week