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Pruning Course at David Austin Roses

February 3, 2020 : 10:30 am3:30 pm

£90.00

PROFESSIONAL GARDENERS’ GUILD PRUNING COURSE

David Austin Roses
Book Online Or send payment by cheque made payable to ‘The Professional Gardeners’ Guild’ to Tony Arnold, 119 Campkin Road, Cambridge CB4 2NP. For more information contact Tony Arnold – Tel: 01223 571952 Email: chairman@pgg.org.uk.

PGG PRUNING COURSE

An all day course on the theory and practical aspects of pruning roses.

The day starts with the theory of pruning all the different groups of roses followed by a practical demonstration by Head Gardener Steve Parnham. After lunch you’ll be able to prune examples of English shrub roses followed by advice on planting and general maintenance.

We can give you a certificate at the end of the day if required. Please bring secateurs and gloves, and wear stout footwear.

Programme

10.30am -10.45am – Arrival and coffee/tea.
10.45am – 11.30am – The theory of pruning all the different groups of roses from the once-flowering Old Roses to the repeat flowering shrubs, Hybrid Teas and Floribundas as well as the climbers and ramblers.
11.30am – 12.30pm – Practical demonstration by Head Gardener Steve Parnham in the extensive show gardens concentrating on shrub, climbing and rambling roses.
12.30pm – 1.30pm – Lunch.
1.30pm – 2.30pm – Practical Pruning. You will be able to prune examples of the English shrub roses yourselves and receive feedback.
2.30pm – 3.00pm – Planting and general maintenance of roses.
3.00pm – 3.30pm – Coffee/tea and final thoughts and questions. The times are fairly flexible during the day, it depends on how many questions you ask – hopefully lots!.

Address and directions

The Course will be held at David Austin Roses, Bowling Green Lane, Albrighton, Wolverhampton WV7 3HB

Postcode: WV7 3HB 

Telephone: 01902 376334

Cost

Inclusive cost: £90.00

Booking

Book Online Or send payment by cheque made payable to ‘The Professional Gardeners’ Guild’ to Tony Arnold, 119 Campkin Road, Cambridge CB4 2NP. For more information contact Tony Arnold – Tel: 01223 571952 Email: chairman@pgg.org.uk.

Details

Date:
February 3, 2020
Time:
10:30 am – 3:30 pm
Cost:
£90.00
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Website:
https://www.davidaustinroses.co.uk

Venue

David Austin Roses
Bowling Green Lane, Albrighton
Wolverhampton, WV7 3HB United Kingdom
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Phone:
01902 376334
Website:
https://www.davidaustinroses.co.uk

Organizer

Tony Arnold
Phone:
(h):01223 571952
Email:
chairman@pgg.org.uk