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Gardening Course with Marie Staunton

January 23, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm


HSHS Six Week Gardening Course with Marie Staunton
Commencing Wednesday 23rd January 2019
8PM Howth Yacht Club
New Members Welcome

Gardening Columnist for the Irish Independent and regular contributor to the gardening slot on the RTE Radio One Sean O’Rourke Show, Marie lectures in the Botanic Gardens.
As well as working with private clients she maintains a garden on a voluntary basis for St. Michael’s House in Sallowood.  
Marie’s infectious enthusiasm will inspire you with new ideas for maintaining and creating your own garden paradise.  Each class will have plenty of time for questions, discussion and refreshments. 

Wednesday 23rd January 2019
What plant where?
Choice plants for every garden. Colour and scent all year around is achievable with a little planning.The most important consideration is soil type and aspect when introducing new plants into a garden.

Wednesday 30th January 2019
Colourful Flower Borders
Starting a herbaceous border from scratch can be daunting but I will take the stress out of it for you and we will plan it together. Even if you have a small patio we can plan for pots of colour.

Wednesday 20th February 2019
The Magic of Spring
Spring flowing plants that will coax you back out into the garden. Plant division and preparing the garden for the summer ahead.

Wednesday 27th February 2019
An Introduction to Wall and Climbing Plants.
Choosing the right one for each location in the garden.There are so many to choose from to hid a dull wall or disguise an oil tank.

Wednesday 20th March 2019
The Edible Garden
When it comes to growing fruit and vegetables it’s all about location, location, location. Pest and disease control is achievable organically without harming your own pets and wildlife!

Wednesday 27th March 2019
Planting ideas for flower borders and pots for summer colour. Achieving the right mix of plants for summer colour is down to good planning.

Cost: €100 including HSHS membership for 2019, six evening classes and refreshments.
To register email info@hshs.ie






January 23, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm


Howth Yacht Club
Middle Pier
Howth, D13E6V3 Ireland
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Howth and Sutton Horticultural Society