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Gloucestershire – Orchard Pruning Skills Day

£30.00

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Description

Baxter’s Farm is the home of Judith Hann who has created the beautiful gardens over the last 20 years. These include a Herb garden, rose garden, sunken garden, box parterre, woodland area, rose pergolas, orchard, small lake and bog garden.  The large rose garden contains climbers, old roses, English roses, roses growing though trees and on pergolas.

Judith will be supported by Stella and Katherine, ( Both former WRAGS trainees) and her current trainee, Lucy.  Judith formerly worked in television, and is an authority on the growing and cooking of herbs, about which she has published a book.

As well as several different heritage varieties of Apple and Pear, the mixed Orchard also contains Quince, Medlar and Asian Pear. Judith can also advise on pruning fig and vines..  Please bring indoor shoes with you for use in the Barn.

The cost of this practical skills day is £30. Please bring a packed lunch, hot drink, warm clothing, sturdy footwear, hat, protective gloves, long handled loppers and secateurs. Please bring indoor shoes in case you are able to eat lunch in the Barn.

 

 

Event Details

Date: March 03, 2022

Start time: 09:30

End time: 15:00

Venue: Fyfield, Gloucestershire