Courses and More
Please call or email Jo Arnell to book.
Phone: 07923 969 634
Garden Design Course
Seven-Month Gardening Course: April to November
Spaces still available for 2023 sessions, now booking 2024.
7 sessions: £350
3 sessions: £147
Held on the second Friday of each month
Time: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Join our series of gardening workshops tailored to enhance your design skills and create a garden that thrives throughout the year. Our small, informal sessions encourage discussion and include course materials for your reference (and cake!)
Border Design Days
Border Design Days - £95 each
Time: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday 20th April 2024
Saturday 20th July 2024
Saturday 21st September 2024
Includes lunch, cake, full notes, inspiration and cuttings to take home.
Planning and planting a border is exciting yet daunting. You'll learn design principles and reliable plant knowledge to structure your border for year-round interest and colour. Gain confidence in preparing, planning, and planting with this course.
Give a gardening course voucher.
Full Garden Design course 2024 - £350
Workshop voucher: morning course - £59
Workshop voucher: full day course - £95
Garden Appraisal - £250
*includes free sketch and planting ideas (within 15 mile radius)
A half day (approx 3.5 hours) to focus on your garden
Jo is available for talks at your group or venue - please contact Jo for more details.
Growing cut flowers
Where’s your backbone
Autumn is the new summer
The year round border
Roses in the mixed border
Extra productive vegetables
Other talks available upon request.
Garden consultation - £250 each
Written report, ideas for improvement, and free border design* or bespoke garden manual (within 15 mile radius).
*Subject to site survey
An on site evaluation of your garden; soil test, identification and evaluation of existing plants, recommendations for further plants and discussion of design ideas. Written report includes listing existing plants and their care, recommended additions, border design/sketch where relevant.
Christmas Wreath Making Workshops
Christmas Wreath Making Workshops - £45
Friday 1st December
Saturday 2nd December
Craft your own Christmas wreath using hand picked fresh foliage and decorations to suit your style. Whether you prefer a traditional, rustic, or modern design, you'll leave with a unique creation to hang on your door. Of course there will also be cake, mince pies and mulled wine. It's a perfect opportunity to spend quality time with loved ones or meet new friends while kicking off the festive season.