Horticulture

Introduction

Course Title: Practical Cut Flower Growing
Course Code: HR

Department: Horticulture
Course Type: Part Time



Four practical sessions across the spring and early summer

Learners with experience a step by step approach to flower farming through the growing seasons for gardening beginners and floral designers.

Working in the inspiring College gardens and glasshouses, the course will give you the confidence to produce cut flowers for most of the year.

Overview

Qualification

College Certificate

Course Content

What to grow

Site cultivation

Propagation methods – sowing, cutting, division

Growing techniques – supporting, feeding, pests and diseases

Harvesting, storing and conditioning

Entry Requirements

Applicants should have an interest in Horticulture and floristry and be able to do some physical work.

 

Next Steps

To gain knowledge in cultivation and propagation, growing cut flowers for pleasure.

Progression could be made to Horticultural courses or Floristry courses

Dates & Fees

Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Mode of Attendance Days of the Week No of sessions
23-Apr-2020 09-07-2020 9:15 a.m. 12:30 p.m. Part Time Friday 4
Total Fee Full Cost Total Fee 19-23 Total Fee 24+
£250

£250

Course Length

Four sessions one morning a month

Location & Contact Details

Location

Kingston Maurward College Main Campus | Directions

Helpline

Course Helpline 01305 215215

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Materials Required

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