We will be covering topics such as:
Observation skills -microclimates, natural patterns & how to work with, rather than against them,
Efficient garden design & layout -small space, least effort, maximum production,
Perrenial planting possibilities - Vegetables, Herbs & Fruits,
Forest gardens -exploring the centre's mature demonstration forest garden
Other essentials -integrating water, nutrients, compost, leisure, access, etc
The day will be a relaxed, informative, participatory Introduction to how using permaculture in our gardens.
You are welcome & encouraged to bring along maps, photos & sketches of your own garden for us to consider.
This course can only be booked through the Organic Centre website