10.00: Introduction & coffee
Illustrated talk on Niwaki in Japan, and how the same techniques can be applied to English gardens. Q&A session
Tour around the garden at Harvard Farm, looking at the topiary and Japanese pruning
Lunch in the barn
Tour of the nursery area, where we are field growing a small but unique
collection of trees trained and shaped in Japanese styles.
Practical demonstrations on trees, including training, clipping & autumn pine pruning
This is a practical day: please bring secateurs and appropriate outdoor clothing.
The full range of Niwaki pruning tools and tripod ladders will be available for sale at 10% discount prices
£110.00 for the day, including lunch
Wednesday 15th September 2010
Harvard Farm, Halstock, Dorset. BA22 9SZ
0845 116 2372