Plant Propagation

About the Course

This course will provide a helpful introduction to the various methods you can use to increase your plant numbers. Come and learn how to propagate vegetables, shrubs, herbaceous plants, house plants and many types of bedding. We will discuss the time of year when the cuttings should be taken or the seeds sown, types of pots required and suitable compost to use. We will also cover the environment and care that each type of plant requires after propagation.

Entry Requirements

As with all practical courses, candidates are required to wear suitable outdoor clothing, appropriate for weather conditions and sturdy footwear (steel toe capped preferred).

Candidates will need gardening gloves, bypass secateurs, a pruning or flat bladed knife and note taking equipment.

By making a booking you are declaring yourself medically fit to participate in the course.

Useful Information

Free parking is available on campus; a permit will be issued and should be clearly displayed.

Please bring a packed lunch and all refreshments needed for the day.

Course Dates

Course dates are not currently available. Please email us to register your interest and we will contact you when dates have been arranged.