Garden Workshops for Groups and individuals
Our seasonal workshops presented by Marguerite Hughes the well known Lancastrian horticulturalist and broadcaster include a themed talk and demonstation, then lunch, followed by a tour of the gardens. Sue Gillon from Meadow View Plants, an award winning West Lancashire nursery, will also be at the workshops with a selection of plants for sale. These workshops are very popular and give amateur and keen gardeners practical hints and tips and plant suggestions. Groups and gardening clubs are also most welcome.
Pre-booked only as limited places available. Contact 01254 827160 for further information and bookings or use the link on this website.
Our 2018 Workshops
Spring – Making the most of this season. Planning and designing borders to match your site. There will be lots of hints and tips and plant suggestions.
Practical Gardening – Pruning, propagation and pest and disease control. A practical workshop with the opportunity to see pruning techniques in practice and a problem solving question and answer session.
Planning and designing borders for colour and scent, including best use of Roses in a garden. You will be able to adapt the ideas explored to develop themed borders within your own garden.
Bulbs for colour from December to June. Designing Autumn and Winter containers. A practical workshop with the option to plant up your own container.
Workshop with a Christmas theme and a tour of the Hall, decorated for the festive season. Further details to be confirmed.
Cost of the each Workshop
The workshop costs £35, which includes coffee on arrival and lunch. We’re offering a £5 discount for bookings made before 31st January 2018.