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Introduction to Gardening


  • Walworth Garden 206 Manor Place London, England, SE17 3BN United Kingdom (map)

Friday 15:00 - 18:00 & Saturday 10:00 - 17:00

Introduction to Gardening is a 10 hour course spread over two days for adult beginner gardeners over 19 years old.

The course covers beginner basics and tips to get you started; good basic knowledge, technique and practical skills, a chance to ask lots of questions and get answers, as well as written information to take away.

With us you will learn basic gardening, including:

  • Choosing the right site
  • Seed sowing & care
  • The right soil and compost
  • Starting plants indoors
  • Pricking out & potting on
  • Transplanting and planting out
  • Watering, feeding, general maintenance & aftercare


You will also learn how to make a mixed planter that you can take home and enjoy!

Did You Know

If you're a Southwark resident of more than 2 years and are over 19 years old you can attend one free workshop a year with us!*

See our terms and conditions for more information.

To book a place please click your ticket type and proceed to our online booking page.

Please note that when selecting the ticket type Southwark Resident you must be over 19 years old and have lived in Southwark for more than 2 years. If you have attended a workshop with us as a funded Southwark Resident place within September 2017 and July 2018 then you will be asked to pay the full price or benefits charge for the workshop.

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