WFGA Calendar of Events 2022

The WFGA is recognised for its WRAGS placements but there is a lot more that we do to try and provide training and practical experience opportunities for people interested in horticulture.

Please find below our calendar of events for 2022.  Please note that not all of these may be available to book on our website immediately and further events will be added throughout the year.


Month              Date            Activity                                                                                     Location                    Cost to Members

Jan 12th Fruit Tree Pruning Hever Castle, Kent £30
22nd Plant Classification On-line £60
28th Rose Pruning PSD Burghley House, Leic £30
29th Self Employed Gardener Workshop – Meg Cobley Harlton, Cambridgeshire £55
Feb 2nd Winter Pruning of Fruit Trees Belmont House, Kent £30
12th Plant Classification On-Line £60
12th Self Employed Gardener On-Line £35
15th Pruning Climbing Roses Birtsmorton Court, Worcs £30
23rd Early Spring Pruning Dunsborough Park, Surrey £30
24th Helen Chen – Bamboo On-line £15
March 3rd Rose Pruning Hever Castle, Kent £30
5th Self Employed Gardener On-Line £35
9th Propagation Day Sussex Prairies £55
16th Creating Willow Supports for Climbers Sarsden Glebe, Oxon £60
17th Creating Willow Supports for Climbers Sarsden Glebe, Oxon £60
19th How to Grow a Gardener Thelwell, Cheshire TBC
31st Growing and Propagating Dahlias PSD Barn Cottage Farm, Warwickshire £20
April 13th Herbaceous Border Management Hever Castle, Kent £30
May 4th Willow and Hazel Plant Supports Dunsborough Park, Surrey TBC
10th Easy to Grow Flowers for a Cutting Garden Homegrown Flower Co, East Sussex £40
12-15th Garden Tour TBC
21st Plant Identification Farringdon TBC
June 11th Plant Identification Farringdon TBC
25th Cross Pollination Workshop Tramhatch, Kent £40
Sept 8th Growing and Propagating Salvias PSD Barn Cottage Farm, Warwickshire

Cancellation Policy

A 50% refund will be given if you cancel your attendance at a Workshop or Practical Skills Day up to and including 15 days before.   If you cancel your attendance at a workshop or Practical Skills Day within 14 days, no refund will be given.   If the WFGA cancel a workshop or Practical Skills Day a full refund will be given.


Covid Policy

  • Anybody attending a workshop/skills day, we would advise taking a lateral flow test if you are feeling at all unwell beforehand.  Anyone displaying Covid-19 or Flu Symptoms, please bear other attendees in mind, and we would ask that you do not attend.
  • Anybody attending an event does so at their own risk and WFGA cannot be held responsible if they become ill.
  • These are private events and nobody without a booking can attend.
  • We retain the right to change policy at short notice if government regulations change.