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Planting for Year-round Interest

Saturday 12 May 2018 10:00 - Saturday 12 May 2018 16:00

The challenge to many is how to create a garden that looks good all year round. This one day course will show you how and introduce to the key elements of garden design.

This is a one day course on Saturday 12 May (10-4pm), held at the University's main campus in Liverpool.

Join horticultural lecturer Andy Lambie to discover how to create a garden, regardless of its size, filled with year round interest colour. Topics include assessing your site, choosing plants and how to combine plants to create good looking displays. You will also uncover some gardening design secrets and explode a few myths!

Lunch is provided along with refreshments (morning only).

This is the second of two one day courses offer practical gardening and design advice in a new Horticulture & Botany Series delivered by Ness Botanic Gardens staff at the University of Liverpool's main campus. In addition, there are four evening lectures. Details can be found here.


Who is it suitable for?

18+. There are no formal entry requirements, just a love of plants & gardening

What does it cost?

£41 (No concessions) per course.

Do I need to book a place?

Yes -  Please book online via the University of Liverpool's online store or contact The University's Continuing Education Department on 0151 794 6900.

Venue Details

University Campus, Liverpool - 126 Mount Pleasant