Topiary Course with Jake Hobson
- Illustrated talk on Niwaki in Japan, and how the same techniques can be applied to English gardens. Q&A session
- Tour around the garden at Harvard Farm, looking at the topiary and Japanese pruning
- Lunch in the barn
- Tour of the nursery area, where we are field growing a small but unique collection of trees trained and shaped in Japanese styles.
- Practical demonstrations on trees, including training & clipping
- Individual participation
This is a practical day: please bring secateurs and appropriate outdoor clothing.
Numbers are limited to around 12 per day. We can suggest nice B&B's in the area if you're coming far.
The June and Septemeber days are the same - only book one day!