Mindful Garden Planning and Design
Monday 19th, 26th September, 3rd, 10th and 17th October 2022
10.00am to 12.00pm
To learn about different plants, vegetables, fruit and features that can enhance mindfulness opportunities in your garden.
Use a variety of plants to enhance mood
Produce a plan for a border or area in your garden. Written or computerised
State how growing vegetables and fruit can improve our well-being
State the different types of soil and how to improve soil quality
Produce a list of plants and features that will improve the layout of their garden
Who is this course for: This course is open to anyone who would like to learn more about looking after their garden during the Summer and Autumn months. Learn how to improve the layout of your garden and how to use plants to aid mindfulness opportunities. During the course you will learn about plants that can enhance your mood, how to make a planting plan and improve features in your garden. You will also learn about planting fruit and vegetables and looking after the soil in your garden.
Previous knowledge/experience required: No experience necessary.
How will I learn: Through discussion, practical activities during the lesson and at home
How will I be assessed: Through completing activities and class discussion
You will need: Pencil, pencil sharpener, ruler, rubber, coloured pencils and squared/plain paper.
Progression routes from this course: Other design or gardening courses
Attendance is expected at each session to ensure that you get the most out of your learning experience and to minimise disruption for other learners. Please advise the venue/tutor of any absence you may have.
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