Whats on? Check out events coming up in the near future both at Roots to Fruit Midlands Ltd and in the Local Area.
|Master Gardening Classes Spring and Summer 2017 Programme|
|Date||Gardening Work Shop Theme||Time||Cost|
|Saturday May 6th||Plant your summer hanging baskets.||2pm-4pm||FREE Just purchase your plants and materials you use|
|Ground Preparation – Preparing your bed or border for growing.||7pm-9pm||£10.00 per person
|Plant your summer tubs and containers.||7pm-9pm||FREE Just purchase your plants and materials you use|
|Sowing Seeds – Indoor and outdoor seed sowing. Take way a pot of sown seeds and watch them grow.||7pm-9pm||£10.00 per person
|What Plant Goes Where?? – Planning and creating your perfect ornamental border||7pm-9pm||£10.00 per person
|Right Plat Right place- Finding good plants for tricky spots how to plant different types of plant material.||7pm-9pm||£10.00 per person
|Weeds – Identifying and dealing with weeds.||7pm-9pm||£10.00 per person
|Wednesday June 28th||Maintaining plants Outdoors – Top tips on how to get the best out of your planted border||7pm-9pm||£10.00 per person
|Saturday July 1st||Grow your own herbal tea – How to grow and process herbal teas from soil to teacup.||1pm – 4pm||£15.00 Per Person|
|Pests, Diseases and Disorders- How to identify and deal with them.||7pm-9pm||£10.00 per person
Saturday 18th March 2017 2pm-4pm
Gardening Activity Afternoon – Getting More Out of Your Apple Tree
Apple Tree Pruning and Grafting – Graft your very own apple tree stock to take home with you
Wassailing – Its history and practice
£10.00pp (includes apple tree, cake and mulled cider Booking essential)
Back by popular demand the Saturday Gardening Master Classes.
- Making decorative winter tubs (£10.00pp including materials)
- Making Christmas wreaths.(£5.00pp including materials)
Venue:- Oakdene Nurseries (51 Chester Rd Streetly Sutton Coldfield B742HH).
Level 2 Gardening Course – Practical Horticulture Skills Award
Starting in May 2016
lasting 10 Weeks
You will be learning how to prepare, plant and look after a garden/vegetable plot.
- To prepare the soil for seed sowing and planting
- How to Plant Containerised Stock and Seeds
- Learn How to Maintain Plants Outdoors
Gain a nationally and industry recognised accredited qualification (with ABC Awards)
Total all inclusive cost £235.00
Free open/taster evening Thursday 21 April. Book your place