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The route for the event is still being finalised but... it will start at 6.00pm (which includes the The Old Apple Press & Visitor Centre Orchard Garden - Dovery Manor Museum Orchard Garden - Sparkhayes Farm Orchard - Porlock Vale Community Orchard) After the outside frivolity, there will be performances by the Mummers Players in a local inn for all to enjoy... details soon. Please wear stout footwear, bring a torch or lantern, saucepan lids wooden spoons, whistles, clackers or…Find out more »
Join us in the orchard for an introduction to apple tree pruning with Cotehele's gardeners. Part theory, part practical. Tools provided, but wrap up warm. Apple tree pruning workshops are always a popular event. We suggest you book early to avoid disappointment. Prices All - £15.00 Booking details Call 01579 351346 press 0 Suitability Sutiable for ages 16+ Assistance dogs are welcome. Meeting point Meet in the education room upstairs from the second hand book shop. What to bring and wear…Find out more »
This workshop gives a detailed and practical introduction to formative, maintenance, restorative and disease pruning through theory, orchard observations and pruning demonstrations. By the end of the day you will have the skills to make informed pruning decisions on a wide range of trees. To start the morning you are introduced to all the pruning tools needed. Importantly, we then cover some pruning theory to understand fruit trees and, particularly, how they react to pruning a little better. Before lunch…Find out more »
Bring, swap and buy scions for common, uncommon and vanishingly rare fruit tree varieties. Mid-Shires Orchard Group will be on hand providing a grafting service. PTES will be present to offer orchard advice and information about the work we're doing in traditional orchards. We'll also have a lot of varieties to sell or swap. Held again this year at the lovely Buckingham Garden Centre.Find out more »