Category: Gardening & Garden Design

Container Gardening

Learn how to plant up containers for autumn and winter interest, using cyclamen, heathers, heucheras and other colourful bedding plants. We’ll also look at planting wallflowers, pansies, forget-me-nots and other spring bedding in pots ready for next year. £12 Monday 8 October 2018 11.30am – 1pm Booking essential – please contact us to reserve your...

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Border Planning 2 day course – October 2018

Border Planning A stand alone, or follow on course to our Garden Design Course. Find out how to plan and plant garden borders, or upgrade existing ones in this informal and enjoyable class. Autumn is the best time to start planning next year’s borders so make sure you’re prepared! 2 day course 15 and 17 October 2018 10am-3pm Cost £80 for both days The aim of this two day course is to give you ideas and inspiration to create the type of garden that you want, led by Chris Davies, who is an experienced teacher and gardener. At the end...

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Tuesday mini talks

Mini Talks Each Tuesday from May onwards, owner Chris will give a talk lasting 20-30 minutes on one aspect of gardening, usually in the garden itself. Then have a free tea or coffee in Fieldcrest’s lovely Garden House. Tuesdays from 29th May 2pm Cost: £4 per talk Contact us to book your place (booking essential as talks dependant on numbers) Our provisional schedule for the rest of the summer is below – please contact us in advance if you are interested in a particular topic as the schedule may be subject to change depending on weather or seasonal changes!...

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Start Gardening

Start Gardening Have fun and be inspired as you learn the basics of gardening.  Designed for beginner gardeners – to improve both knowledge and gardening skills. Course covers plant identification, soil types, understanding your garden, practical skills, propagation and gardening equipment plus lots more. Starts August 2018 Wednesday, 10 am – 12.30 pm 7 weeks  Cost £140 Contact us for more information or to sign...

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Grow Your Own Flowers for the Home

 Duration: 10.30 to 3.30 Including lunch  Price: £45   Grow your own flowers for the home with Chris Davies. Learn how to plan and plant flowers for blooms throughout the year. We have been growing flowers at Fieldcrest for cutting for over 15 years, and love to use our own fresh and natural looking flowers in our home and to share with others. In this course we will cover everything you need to know about growing and using the flowers from your own cutting garden. Saturday 11th August 10.30am – 3.30pm Cost: £45 single day course This course...

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Hire our Garden Room!

Looking for a unique events space? Our Garden Room is available to hire at very reasonable rates.

Fresh Cut Flowers

New from June 2018! Call in to Fieldcrest on Tuesday and Friday afternoons to buy a gorgeous bouquet of fresh cut flowers from the garden

Fieldcrest Garden Club

Garden, socialise and learn at our relaxed Friday afternoon group.

2018 Courses

Take a look at our exciting course and workshop programme

Volunteer at Fieldcrest

Join our group of lovely volunteers, learn new skills while meeting new people