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Get Ready For Summer 1 and 2

Join Chelsea Gold Medal Winner, Society of Garden Designers Winner, RHS Show Gardens Judge and TV Presenter Juliet Sargeant at the South Downs Heritage Centre for a series of relaxed and informative, illustrated guides to making your own perfect garden

Wednesday 1st April

In Part 1, Juliet will explain how to design your garden to get the most out of your space.

In Part 2, you will learn to design a planting scheme for a new garden layout. Getting the layout of your garden right, is the key to enjoying it for years to come. Make sure you have enough space for sitting, playing, relaxing and also make sure that your plants are in the right place, so they can thrive and perform to their best.

With illustrated talks & drawing exercises, Juliet will take you through a series of steps to creating a basic design with planting. 

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Get Ready for Summer with Juliet Sargeant

1st April 2020,

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