Getting the Garden Ready

Head gardener Fergus Garrett will lead this event held at Great Dixter House and Gardens. Refreshments and lunch are included and we are offering a 10% discount on all plant sales in the nursery on the day.

Monday 24th February 2020, 10am-4.30pm

Getting the Garden ReadyThis look behind the scenes takes you through the preparation and planning involved in getting a complex garden like Great Dixter ready through the winter for spring and summer. It will include the garden timetable, composting and soil preparation, weeding, thinning out of self-sowers, working off of boards, splitting, dividing and planting self-sowers, timing of seed sowing and pricking out, choosing annuals for adding to the display and a brief when and how to prune. All in all it’s an in depth ‘how to’.

Price: £130 per person   Book Online

Or contact Perry Rodriguez on tel: 01797 252878 ext.3.

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