Throughout the year we offer classes, talks and workshops on growing and floristry, both on site and at external venues in Munster.
We are also available for bookings for talks, demonstrations and workshops for private groups.
Please contact Sarah for more information.
Thu22Mar20188:00 pmBlarney Flower & Garden Club
Grow Your Own Cut Flowers
An introduction on the whys and hows of growing your own cut flowers. All welcome.
Sat24Mar201810am-4pmThe Secret Garden
Growing Cut Flowers
This intensive one- day workshop is aimed at anyone considering growing cut flowers as part of a business.
Topics covered will include:
Site & Soil.
Choosing Varieties to Grow & Suppliers.
Growing – feed, support, pest, disease.
Selling Your Flowers.
Cost of the day includes handout, refreshments and light lunch. Group size will be kept small to allow participants to gain as much knowledge as possible. As spaces are limited deposit of €30 required with booking.
Sat14Apr201810am-1.30pm.The Secret Garden
Introduction To Growing Your Own Cut Flowers
This workshop is aimed at complete beginners who are keen to try their hand at growing their own cut flowers. We’ll cover the following:
Soil & Site
Growing from Seed & Bulbs.
Harvesting & Conditioning.
You’ll go home with your own tray of seeds to get you started.
Cost €55 including refreshments, handouts, materials.
Class size is restricted, so booking with a deposit of €20 is essential.
Sat28Apr201810am-1.30pm.The Secret Garden
Spring Abundance - Natural Flower Arranging Workshop
A half day workshop focusing on using seasonal cut flowers and foliage to create beautiful arrangements, using foam-free techniques. As well as learning tips and techniques for getting the most from your flowers, participants will make their own arrangement to take home with them.
This is a relaxed and social learning environment, and suitable for anyone who enjoys the beauty of natural, seasonal flowers.
Spaces on the workshop are limited, so booking with a deposit (€20) is essential.
Course cost is €55 which includes all materials, flowers and refreshments.
Tue26Jun20188:00 pmThe Secret Garden
Natural Flower Arranging
Natural Flower Arranging – what could be a nicer way to spend a summer’s evening? You’ll start the evening with refreshments whilst learning about how to get the most from your cut flowers, and ideas for materials that you can gather from your own garden. Then you will create your own arrangement to take home with you, using flowers from The Secret Garden. The cost of the evening is €45 which includes refreshments and flowers. No experience needed, just a love of flowers!
Spaces are limited so booking with a deposit of €15 is essential to reserve a place.