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Louise Stoddart – (Garden Design & Horticulture)

  • garden designer and horticulturalist from Cumbria
  • highly-regarded by our previous (now retired) Tutor David Haigh
  • may be familiar to David’s former students as some did visit her gardens!
  • studied horticulture at the famous Newton Rigg college
  • horticulturalist for several significant gardens

Louise, having wellies on the ground as it were, knows of and has access to the real gems not everyone sees!

Upcoming Courses

May 2018

PROPAGATING PLANTS (+ SWAP SHOP)

May 6th at 18:30 to May 8th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

The horticultural skills required for basic plant propagation. Learn to take cuttings and sow seeds to successfully grow new plants. Bring along some spare seedlings or plants for dividing in our horticultural swap shop. Includes a garden/plant nursery minibus visit. Louise Stoddart (Cumbria www.highamhall.com/louise-stoddart) Residential: £241 Non-residential: £174 inc. Field Trip

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VISITING LAKELAND GARDENS (2 NIGHT)

May 27th at 18:30 to May 29th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

Visit some of Cumbia's best kept horticultural secrets from the grandeur of country estates to the charm of cottage gardens. Be inspired behind the gates, walls and hedges and take away ideas from their creators and curators. A shortened version of Louise's other Garden Visit courses. Louise Stoddart (Cumbria www.highamhall.com/louise-stoddart) Residential: £251 Non-residential: £184 inc. Field Trip on the Higham minibus. We offer Garden Visits with Louise in May, July and September.

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June 2018

TRY FOR A DAY: THE CUTTING GARDEN

June 18th at 10:00 to 17:00
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

Discover the Pro's way to create a productive Cutting Garden to nurture and cut your own successful blooms. Learn which plants to choose and how to grow them properly. Louise Stoddart (Cumbria www.highamhall.com/louise-stoddart) £70 including lunch, refreshments & materials

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September 2018

VISITING LAKELAND GARDENS (4 NIGHT) – EARLY AUTUMN

September 24th at 18:30 to September 28th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

Enjoy spectacular changing garden colours and amazing views afforded by fells, lakes and countryside by visiting some hidden horticultural gems. With her wealth of local and horticultural knowledge, Louise will seek to enchant and inspire you. LIMITED NUMBER Louise Stoddart (Cumbria www.highamhall.com/louise-stoddart) Residential: £458 Non-residential: £331 inc. Admissions & Field Trips in the Higham minibus We offer Garden Visits with Louise in May, July and September.

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