with Chris Smith, £80, Fri 13 Sept 2019
Full day workshop with Chris Smith, Pennard Plants at the Walled Garden Treberfydd on
Friday 13 September 2019
Beautiful, ornamental plants that are also edible, all growing in the Walled Garden. Chris will show you and talk about Szechuan pepper, Quince and Medlar, Turmeric and Ginger, Chilean Guava, Autumn Olive, Crown Prince squash, fruit trees and perennial vegetables including Artichokes and Cardoons. A fascinating, and tasty, workshop. Chris will talk about how to grow, harvest and consume the different crops, and where to site them for maximum impact and productivity.
The workshop will run from 10am to 4pm including a two course lunch. Coffee will be available beforehand and tea and cake afterwards, so there will be plenty of time to wander around the Walled Garden and buy plants, herbs, vegetables, flowers and fruit trees.
Cost £80 per head, maximum 12 participants
To book please contact firstname.lastname@example.org 01874 730 169
Chris Smith is Head Gardener at Pennard Plants, located in a Victorian walled garden in Somerset and established in 2001. The nursery offers a wide range of edible plants, heritage seeds and trained fruit trees and the odd agapanthus. They exhibit at the major flower shows where they have won numerous awards including several Gold Medals at Chelsea.