Garden Horizons: Plants: The Wild and the Tamed

Exclusive to Coolings!

Course Length: 1 Year (30 weeks following the academic year)

Tutor: Tessa Allen

Cost: £649.00

Held on Thursdays, with a choice of either a morning 9.30am – 12.30pm or afternoon 1pm - 4pm class

Starts Thursday 10th September 2020


Relax and have fun, learning in the company of fellow gardeners.  

No exams, no pressure, no requirement for any prior course attendance.

Who can apply?
Suitable for anyone with a love of gardening, this exciting and informative course covers a fascinating range of topics.

What will I learn?
• Weekly plant identification
• 21st Century Garden Designers
• Native trees

• Growing crops: new and traditional techniques
• Growing herbs and their uses

Classroom days will include practical demonstrations.

This course includes ten full-day visits to gardens and places of horticultural interest. The days of the visits will run from 9am - 4pm.  The price includes all coach trips, but not entry to the gardens.


The price includes all coach trips, but not entry to the gardens.

Visits will include:
• Marchants Hardy Plants
• Winkworth Arboretum
• Beth Chatto's Garden
• RHS Wisley

Should you have any further queries relating to this course please telephone Lesley Webster at Coolings Nurseries Ltd on 01959 532269 or

If you are interested in any of our courses that are currently full please contact us to join the waiting list.  If there is sufficient interest then we will always consider running another course.

Please note:  Courses will only be cancelled if not viable to run.