Garden courses

Choosing the correct plants for your garden and how to care for them with Stephen Smith

Ref: S1D08619



About this course

Learn the basics of planting, the establishment of new plants, lawn care, which tools are right for the job, and how to compile a simple outline maintenance plan for your garden. An ideal course for those new to gardening and those who wish to improve their gardening skills.


Stephen Smith

Stephen has tutored in horticulture for over 25 years, and has nearly 40 years experience of practical gardening under his belt. He began as an apprentice gardener and started his teaching career at Capel Manor. For 10 years he was Landscape Manager at the Grosvenor Estate in London.

Open Days - register today

Come and find out what makes West Dean College such an amazing place to study. Explore the studios, take a tour with students, discuss your study options, and find out about funding at our next Open Day on Saturday 9 February 2019.

Suitable for Foundation Degree, Diploma and Masters.

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