Doddington Place Gardens is divided into four main areas. A large woodland garden, with a collection of rhododendrons and azaleas; an Edwardian rock garden with pools; a sunken garden with herbaceous borders and finally a flint and brick folly at the end of a long grass walk. The garden also features immense yews that have been topiarized into giant mounds that have the appearance of cumulus clouds.
Arrive for a 10:30 am for a master class in the art of basic topiary skills in the historical gardens at Doddington Place, with a group of other horticultural students. Attendees will be guided in the correct techniques to prune box balls, yew and box hedging. There will also be an opportunity to explore the gardens and see the giant topiarized yew hedges.
You are welcome to arrive from 09:30. Please bring your own packed lunch and drink. Please bring suitable footwear and clothing. Prunng shears will be provided. Please bring hand sanitiser and a mask.
The cost of this PSD is £30.