The Plantsman’s Nursery

Courses

Garden Courses and Lectures Woottens Plants Nursery. Courses run by Neill Ludmon who taught at Capel Manor College London. Email info@woottensplants.co.uk to subscribe to our newsletter regarding our courses

Garden History                                          

Monday 5th February & Monday 12th February
10am-3pm

With Neill Ludmon

Better Borders

Saturday 24th March 10am-3pm
With Neill Ludmon

An introduction to planting design. This is one of our most popular courses. You’ll be learning practical & inspirational ideas to create beautiful borders. Neill will be discussing plant selection, when to plant and how to maintain beds and borders You’ll also be learning about form, structure and texture of plants as well as where plants thrive – ‘right plant, right place’!

 Cost is £65 including light lunch

 

Bulbs & Succession Planting   

Wednesday 14th March 10am-3pm
With Neill Ludmon

 

Shady Planting Day

Friday 6th April 10am-3pm
With Neill Ludmon

Introducing the principles of planting design you will learn how to use shade loving and woodland plants to create wonderful planting combinations which will work both visually and horticulturally.
Find solutions to problem areas such as under mature trees, the base of hedges and north facing borders and walls.

Cost is £65 including a light lunch.

Plant Identification & Plant Nomenclature

Wednesday 25th April 10am-3pm
With Neill Ludmon

 

Propagation Day 

Saturday 21st April 10am-3pm
With Neill Ludmon

Propagation Workshop
Understand the basics of plant propagation to fill your garden for free. Practical tips for success with seeds to produce strong healthy plants throughout the year. Topics include seed collection, sowing and aftercare.

If you’ve mastered growing from seed, but are terrified of taking cuttings? This practical workshop also explains the principles of vegetative propagation and how to take successful cuttings in any season.

Cost is £65 including a light lunch.

Auricula Workshop

Saturday 28th April 10am-3pm
With Luci Skinner

This short course includes a brief lecture on the intriguing history of the Primula auricula and its strict classifications, followed by a demonstration of how to breed your own auriculas to create exciting new varieties and also a ‘have a go’ session at auricula division. The morning finishes with details on how best to care for your new plants to ensure they thrive. 

Cost is £35 including refreshments

Planting a Sensory Garden 

Wednesday 9th May 10am-3pm
With Neill Ludmon

Bearded Iris Lecture & Field Tour

Dates TBC
With Neill Ludmon

Spend the morning meandering around our Iris fields learning all the different forms of Iris and the difference between the classic historic type and the modern day hybrids. There will be a demonstration on division and planting and well as care and maintenance. Neill will also discuss plant selection depending on your gardens requirements.

Cost is £45 including refreshments

The Pollinators Garden

Saturday 23rd June 10am-3pm
With Neill Ludmon

Better Borders Course

Saturday 9th June 10am-3pm
With Neill Ludmon

An introduction to planting design. This is one of our most popular courses. You’ll be learning practical & inspirational ideas to create beautiful borders. Neill will be discussing plant selection, when to plant and how to maintain beds and borders You’ll also be learning about form, structure and texture of plants as well as where plants thrive – ‘right plant, right place’!

 Cost is £65 including light lunch

How to book

Emailor ring the nursery on 01502 478258  to book or for more details. To book online use the link below select your course choice and pay online. You will then be sent an email confirmation with all the necessary details.

All payment for courses, lectures and day trips are required when you book

Terms, Conditions & Cancellation Policy

  • If you are unable to attend a Day Course or Day Trip we regret that we are unable to offer payment refunds. You may rebook* for another course or a friend or family member may attend in your place.
  • *For Day Trips we require 7working days notice if you need to rebook. For Day Courses we require 48hours notice if you need to rebook.
  • If you notify us after this notice period or simply do not turn up we regret that you will receive no reimbursement
  • For cancellations within the notice period we can also offer credit notes to be spent on the nursery or on futures courses, lectures or trips.
  • If you are unable to attend a Lecture we require 24hours notice we can then offer the choice of rebooking. If you notify us after this notice period or simply do not turn up we regret that you will receive no reimbursement

          If we cancel the course

Woottens of Wenhaston LTD is entitled to cancel a Lecture, Day Course or Day Trip at anytime. We will inform you of this cancellation 24hours prior to the day on the contact number or email you provided us with. We will give you the option to rebook on another course or offer you a full refund.

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