Time: May 21, 2016 from 9:30am to 4pm
Location: Edible Landscapes London
Street: Finsbury Park
Website or Map: http://www.ediblelandscapeslo…
Event Type: food, forest gardening, training, finsbury park
Organized By: Jo Homan
Latest Activity: Mar 9, 2016
MORE INFO: http://www.ediblelandscapeslondon.org.uk/Design_A_Forest_Garden or phone 07733 330 379 during the day.
Imagine growing your own apples, berries, rhubarb and strawberries. Or artichokes, hops, rocket and thyme. By using plants with different heights, you'd be using all the space in your garden. AND with a single blitz of planting, you'd enjoy a rolling harvest throughout the year, every year. Come on this one day course and learn about forest gardening - a no-dig approach that's kind to wildlife and to your back.
WHAT YOU'LL LEARN
* learn the basics of forest gardening - what makes them work, how they are structured and what they produce
* take a look at practical examples of forest garden designs and spend time producing your own forest garden design
* try eating some forest garden produce at lunch, which normally includes a forest garden salad, pickles and pesto
* meet the plants in the forest garden at Edible Landscapes London, Finsbury Park
USEFUL TO KNOW
Location: The training mostly takes place in a cosy living room and in the afternoon we walk 5 minutes to Finsbury Park, to meet the plants
Cost: £65 / £40 concessions which includes snacks, drinks and a detailed handout to take home. If you book onto a Plantastic Cloning course at the same time, the bundle price is £110 / £70.
GIFT service. If you are booking this as a present for someone else we can post or email you a gift card.
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