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Pruning Plum Trees

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Due to plum trees (including Greengage, Damson, Cherry) having to be pruned in late Spring/early Summer they can sometimes get overlooked as it is a very busy time in the garden generally. Come and learn how to prune this valuable group of fruit trees. You will also pick up tips on the best way to care for them and different cultivars for your garden.

Cost: £95.00 per person

Time: 10.00am – 4.00pm

Please arrive at 9.30am for a prompt 10.00am start.

Minimum 8 people – maximum 12 people on each course.

Full day courses will include all materials where relevant, refreshments and a 2 course lunch with optional wine.


Laurie McMillan is a Sussex based professional gardener with over 20 years experience.  During this time Laurie was horticultural lecturer for nine years at Plumpton College in East Sussex where she delivered a wide range of both practical and theoretical horticultural courses.

Laurie has an extensive knowledge of the care of plants and the conditions in which they flourish. She is passionate about gardening and has an enthusiasm to share her knowledge; bringing together her love of plants with her joy of teaching to create a learning experience that is informative, supportive and fun.

“I am very excited about teaching courses at The Beeches Barn, I have been part of the development of the garden for 15 years and it is a fantastic environment in which to assist people in acquiring new skills and knowledge.”

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Last Updated: 11/06/2019
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