Our gardening courses are ideal for anyone who wants to develop their practical gardening skills and knowledge, whether you're:

  • a keen amateur
  • beginning a career in horticulture
  • thinking of changing your career and going into horticulture.

The programme of eight one-day practical gardening sessions is taught by experts in the Eden Horticultural Team.

The way the staff pass on their passion is contagious.

Megan Lodge, participant

What you'll learn

This course involves the principles and practices of longer-term plant maintenance. The importance of mulching will be discussed, along with the reasoning behind pruning for health, and pruning to promote different types of growth. Correct tool choice and maintenance will be covered, and plant training techniques demonstrated.