FREE TALK* – ‘Plants for the five gardening seasons’ with Newton Rigg College’s Horticultural Lecturing Team, Penrith
Lyn, Jay , Louise and Shelagh will introduce you to a range of hardy Cumbrian plants that can provide interest for all twelve months of the year. Each of the four expert horticulturists will discuss and share their personal favourite plants, for all five seasons of gardening. Topics will include fifth season planting, incorporating the late flowering plants used by Piet Oudolf, and lecturer Louise Stoddart will be demonstrating the art of ‘Kokedama’.
Newton Rigg College’s Horticultural team offer a broad range of specialisms designed for anyone with a passion for botanical science, design, landscaping and growing flowers and plants.