Horticulture

Aim

Learn how to create and enjoy the Garden that you have always wanted. Gardening is the fastest growing leisure pastime for many practical and economic reasons.

Our course will help you to enjoy the sheer pleasure that gardening can bring to your leisure time. You will get closer to nature and learn to create the garden you always wanted.

Course Content

  • Understand Plant Nutrition
  • Identify plants and appropriate use
  • Care for plants
  • Describe the detrimental effects of weeds
  • Outline how weeds have adapted to improve their chance of survival
  • Describe how weeds spread
  • Outline different methods used to control weeds
  • Weed a plot by hand and with a hoe
  • Apply bark mulch to control weeds
  • Demonstrate how to harden off plants

Course Duration

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13th, 20th, 27th October, 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th November and 1st December 2018

Saturday

10am to 12:30pm

ACCESS  Community Development Project, Green Street, Wexford

€8 / class