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Whether you’re considering retraining, seeking inspiration or simply want to learn a new skill, our lifetime-access gardening courses give step-by-step practical advice on how to build your green finger knowledge, whenever and wherever you want.

Take your indoor gardening to the next level with renowned botanist, plant scientist and Royal Horticultural Society ambassador, James Wong. Learn how to nurture and cultivate plants, propagate like a pro, build indoor ecosystems and even master the botanical art of kokedama, terrariums and aquascaping.

“A wonderfully thorough course. James takes great pains to explain everything in detail. I have been gardening for 40 years and have learned so much.”

Develop your sustainable floristry skills and find new and exciting ways to bring nature into your home throughout the year with leading florist Willow Crossley. Whether for special events, gifts or just to enjoy in your home, Willow shares the tricks and techniques of the floristry trade, teaching you how to make show stopping arrangements, work with any vase or vessel and create everything from wedding bouquets to seasonal displays.

“Willow is utterly delightful, her enthusiasm is infectious and her insight a revelation. There are no exams too, so no pressure! It has been a joy and I am loving every moment.”

Explore the fundamental building blocks of great garden design with one of the UK’s most celebrated designers and horticulturists, Dan Pearson. Both practical and philosophical, this course covers a range of aspects of garden design from the importance of assessing aspect, site and soil to how to create a sense of place with your planting schemes and work in harmony with nature.

Plus, so much more, with exciting new instructors added every month.

Each of our courses has over five hours of video learning broken down into bitesize 10-15 minute lessons, all accompanied by a detailed workbook with the instructor’s teaching notes, tips and additional learning resources.

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