Masterclass 2021 – join Gardens Illustrated for their on-line Masterclasses.

28th April, Dynamic border displays, Fergus Garrett, Great Dixter

23rd June, How to use old roses in a modern garden, Troy Scott Smith, Iford Manor

£15 each. Book here.

8th May 2021 – 2.30-4.30pm Boxford Farm Orchard Walk. A walk through the apple and cherry orchards of Boxford (Suffolk) farm with highly knowledgeable farm manager Robert England. He will tell us about the history, cultivars, cultivation, pollinators, diseases and all aspects of fruit growing sustainably, and also a visit to their anearobic digestor if anyone would be interested.

Boxford (Suffolk) Farm Orchard Hill Farm, Boxford Suffolk CO10 5NY

£5 a ticket that will be donated to charity.

Any one interested in 16th/17th century history, garden history, art history, might like this article from the Gardens Trust. We found it very interesting. A turf labyrinth would make a great art project for Cressing.

Daphne – The Scintillating Scent of Daphne. Another great educational video from Fiona Edmond of Green Island Gardens.

Christine Lavelle from Writtle University College has added some great educational videos on YouTube. The videos were originally produced for Christine’s RHS students during Lockdown and are now available for us all to view and enjoy. Learn how to take various types of cuttings, pruning, shear sharpening and much more. Click here to find Christine’s videos.

RHS Podcasts: The Gardening with the RHS podcast offers seasonal advice, inspiration and practical solutions to gardening problems.

Trusted gardening professionals give you the latest horticultural advice, scientific research and tried-and-tested techniques to bring out the best in your garden.

Below is a video of a previous event held at Cressing Temple in 2016: Apple Day

Information on events taking place at Cressing Temple can also be found by clicking the button below.