FREE Gardening Courses

Our FREE gardening courses in Patrick’s Patch.

Growing Veg Advice Growing Fruit Advice Outdoor Plant Advice

Join us for one of our FREE and exciting Patrick’s Patch Gardening Courses where you will receive inspirational ideas and advice for your garden from our gardening expert Martin Perry.

February 16th – Getting Ready for Spring
Including seed sowing techniques and potato chitting

March 16th – Spring Is Here!
Including applying fertilisers and planting potatoes.

April 13th – Sowing For Summer
With a demonstration of sowing courgette seeds in the greenhouse and mange-tout peas directly into the soil.

May 18th – Keep The Veggies Coming!
Get a detailed look at how to keep a steady supply of crops by successional sowings.

June 22nd – Pests, Get Off My Veg!
Including a detailed look at pests and diseases.

July 13th – Bumper Crops of Soft Fruit
Including a detailed look at growing strawberries and raspberries.

October 26th – The Autumn Veg Garden
Including a detailed look at soil improvement.

All our courses are free to attend – just turn up on the day for a 10.00 start and we aim to finish around 12pm.