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WED 10 SEP

Gardening for Beginners

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond

Run by: Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

This one-day course is aimed at keen amateurs who want to improve their knowledge of growing and maintaining plants in their garden.

clock10:30–16:30

Suitable for 18+

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During this course, led by Christine Lavelle, you'll learn about the essential conditions for good plant growth followed by a lecture and demonstration on soil preparation before planting. Advice will be given on plant selection and how and when to plant trees, shrubs and herbaceous species. The course will also cover the maintenance of established garden plants, looking at pruning, feeding and identifying pests and diseases.

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Cost

£55.00 per person. Booking essential.

Information about this activity is provided by Culture24

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Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Kew Gardens, Richmond, TW9 3AB

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Explore glasshouses, landscapes and 250 years of history at the world's most famous garden. Climb to the treetops on Show more… the Xstrata Treetop Walkway, delve into rainforest inside the iconic Palm House or discover more on a guided tour.Show less…

Explore glasshouses, landscapes and 250 years of history at the world's most famous garden. Climb to the treetops on the Xstrata Treetop Walkway, delve into rainforest inside the iconic Palm House or discover more on a guided tour.

Contact

This activity is organised and run by Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Please register in advance.

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