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RHS: Garden Plants & Lawns [6]Taught by Hilary Thomas

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  • Planting with Bedding, Borders, Hanging Baskets

  • Tree & shrub varieties

  • Establishment of Lawns from Seed & Turf

Overview

This module will enable candidates to develop an understanding of basic surveying and design principles and to apply them to basic garden design and planning requirements. Additionally, the module will enable candidates to develop an understanding of plant selection for soft landscaping.

What You Will Learn

  • Seasonal Displays, Bedding Plants, Borders, Hanging Baskets

  • Herbaceous Perennial Plants & Bulbs

  • Trees & Shrubs for the Domestic Garden

  • Modern Roses & Wall Shrubs for the Domestic Garden

  • Alpine Plants, Rock Garden Plants, Water Plants, Bog Plants

  • Establishment of Lawns from Seed & Turf

  • Maintenance of Lawn

Meet your expert tutor

Hilary Thomas was Head of the School of Garden Design at the highly regarded Capel Manor College where she taught both Horticulture and Garden and Planting Design for over 20 years. Her students won ...read more

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