Ever wondered exactly what some of those beasties are as you work in the garden? Are they good or bad? Should you squash them? They're not all out to eat your precious plants.
This course is an introduction to garden pests and predators, and the others which simply live in your garden and are neither good nor bad - just are, like rain.
Sally Cunningham will take you on a garden tour to find some of the many creatures which share your garden with you. Learn how to use basic field guides and identify creatures correctly.
Find out what the insects are up to in a bug-friendly garden - how to encourage predators and beneficial insects, and why a big bug-hotel isn't always better.
Discover how to extending the flowering season by careful planting choices and which are the favourite flowers for bees.
Price includes tea/coffee, lunch and entry to the Gardens.