Get Involved – Horticulture courses

Every Tuesday from 6th September 2022 from 9:3am to 3pm for 10 weeks. 

at Foxhole Community Garden, Dartington Estate run with Bicton College

Learn how to garden for your own health and that of the environment, grow organic vegetables, flowers and plants, create wildlife sanctuaries and garden with nature, creating sensory planting schemes, areas of rest and tranquillity.

It is a great introduction for those who want to grow on any scale, whether it is a small patio garden, an allotment or on a larger piece of land.

We focus on regenerative horticulture practices learning how to use organic, no-dig gardening techniques to grow beautiful gardens, flowers and vegetables.

This course is suitable for anyone with an interest in or some experience of gardening or plant knowledge, and can be enjoyed by enthusiastic beginners and more experienced gardeners alike.

Students can expect 1 day a week of practical learning on the land in different seasons and weather conditions.

The course cost is £258.

There is funding available for those in receipt of benefits or a low income.

Please call the Bicton for information on funding and enrollment here City & Guilds Practical Horticulture skills – Grow Your Own (Dartington) – Bicton College

or Zoe for any questions about course content.

For more information 07505 805111 or Bicton College 0330 123 2523