Gardening lectures and talks

Lessons from the landscape with James and Helen Basson

Ref: GL7282

Suitable for all

£73.00

Summary

Working in the South of France for over 16 years James and Helen Basson create beautiful, low maintenance, dry gardens that mix contemporary design with traditional skills. They have won awards around the world including two RHS silver-gilt and three gold medals. Using a client commission case study and a show garden project, they will explain how to look at the natural landscape for inspiration and translate ideas into your own garden. You will also learn how to produce detailed planting plans using an algorithmic process and progress from paper to the garden.

Tutors

James and Helen Basson

Working in the South of France for over 16 years James and Helen Basson create beautiful, low maintenance, dry gardens that mix contemporary design with traditional skills.

Creating timeless sustainable landscapes that are sympathetic to the natural environment, we use young plants that are compatible with the native climate and soil, requiring little if any, irrigation.

Their work has won numerous awards all around the world; here in the UK in only a few years they have won two RHS silver-gilt and three gold medals.

Accommodation

Residential option available. Find out accommodation costs and how to book here.

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