Essentials of summer pruning – afternoon at Farley Hill, nr Reading
24th July 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm| £40
Often seen as one of the most difficult gardening skills to master, pruning is always a popular subject in the autumn and winter months, but there are huge benefits to summer pruning that are often overlooked. This course will show you easy-to-master skills that will get the best results from your garden. So whether it’s wisteria, fruit bushes, shrubs or apple trees, you’ll discover all you need to know to make the right cuts every time.
With a more than 30 years of practical experience, pruning guru David Hurrion shares his tips and advice to help you get the most from your favourite hobby. He has written for and edited the nation’s crop of gardening magazines and has trained a host of professional and amateur gardeners.
Please bring your own secateurs.
Arrive from 1.30pm for a warm welcome from garden owners, Margaret and Tony Finch, with coffee and biscuits. Farley Hill Place Gardens is a fascinating working garden of over 4 acres, with a large walled garden containing permanent borders, veg, fruit and cut flower beds.