Workshops

2019 Workshops

All workshops run from 10.30am to 3.30pm, and cost £30 per person (£27 for ‘Friends’), including tea or coffee; lunch can be bought in the café. Book you place in person or by phone: numbers are limited and payment is needed to secure your place.

Willow Weaving: 
Saturday 6 April

Learn to make your own trays and hanging baskets. All materials will be provided.

Wild Flower Identification 

A series of workshops led by Simon Harrap, designed for both beginners and improvers.

Sedges & Rushes
Saturday 15th June

Two families that often baffle, but which are often not difficult to identify, and very beautiful viewed close-up.

Umbellifers (Carrot family)
Wednesday 26th June

Cow Parsley, Hogweed, Hemlock: they all look the same, don’t they?

Wetland Plants
Wednesday 14th August

Looking at the wide range of species growing along the floodplain of the River Glaven, both in and out of the water.

The Daisy Family
Saturday 17th August

The biggest family in the British flora, including those confusing Catsears, Goatsbeards and ‘hawks-thingys’!

Edible Plants
Sunday 22nd September

Hedgerow and Saltmarsh: What you can eat, and what to avoid!

Native Trees & Shrubs
Saturday 12th October
Can’t see the wood for the trees? We have a wide range of species available for study, and identification seldom needs the flowers!