Courses

Here you will find links to all the course pages.

The Plant Course

The course aims to give the student a good grounding in plant knowledge and runs one day a month through the academic year. It is ideal for enthusiasts who are committed to learning more about plants…

The Tree Course

This unique course introduces the student to a deeper understanding of trees. It runs one day a month and is aimed at enthusiasts who are committed to learning more…

The Specialist Plant Course

This course aims to provide a deeper understanding of current planting ideas and plant combinations. A proportion of the days on this course involve visits to well established gardens and…

Trees for Dendrologists

The course is designed for students wanting to further their interest in and knowledge of trees. The lecturers include John Grimshaw, head of the Yorkshire Arboretum,…

The Plant Scent and Taste Course

The Plant Scent and Taste Course delves into the mechanisms of scented plants and the different tastes to be found in the plant kingdom. It looks at the ways we can…