DEMONSTRATIONS

We are happy to come to your club or organisation to give one of the following demonstrations,
you can also arrange for you club to visit the nursery either during opening times or on an evening were we will put on tea coffee biscuits and home made cake{donations to Ryedale dog rescue}
 
SUMMER HANGING BASKETS AND CONTAINERS {end of april-end of may}
In this demonstration I talk about the different types of basket and containers we can use,
compost, feeding, and watering, then show you the range of plants to use.
Following from this I usually plant up three or four different types of basket and a couple of containers
 AUTUMN AND WINTER BASKETS AND CONTAINERS {mid sept-end oct}
Very simalar to the above but including the use of bulbs and foliage plants in your winter containers
 CHRISTMAS WREATHS,FIR CONES AND BULBS {nov-december}
A seasonal demonstration in which I show how to make a traditional holly wreath from scratch and three different styles of decorating them, I then make a blue spruce wreath and decorate it in a tastefull way.Following on from the wreaths I show how to make a fir cone and dried fruit garland and then go on to talk about forcing hyacynths and plant one or two different containers with them
 COSTS AND TIMES
All of the above demonstrations last for about an hour but can be longer or shorter to fit in with your meetings , We have also done one off fund raising events for churches, ect were we normaly do an hour and a half with a break in the middle for refreshments.
The cost of the demonstration local to us{25 miles} is a minimum £35 donation to Ryedale dog rescue,above 25 miles there is a charge added to cover cost of fuel,we also bring plants ect to sell for ourselfs.
If you would like any more information please either email {ron.mawer@btinternet.com}
or phone the nursery 01262 420617 and ask for ron
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