Gardening For Beginners

Mark Shorter, DIY expert!

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14 Lessons (1h 31m)
    • 1. Gardening for beginners part 1 Introduction

      4:33
    • 2. Gardening for beginners part 2 Pansies and violas

      6:31
    • 3. Gardening for beginners part 3 Petunias

      4:09
    • 4. Gardening for beginners part 4 Calibrachoa

      3:16
    • 5. Gardening for beginners part 5 Marigolds

      7:01
    • 6. Gardening for beginners part 6 Begonias

      6:41
    • 7. Gardening for beginners part 7 Impatiens Busy Lizzies

      3:34
    • 8. Gardening for beginners part 8 Geraniums (aka Pelargoniums)

      6:22
    • 9. Gardening for beginners part 9 Lobelia

      3:36
    • 10. Gardening for beginners part 10 Osteospermum

      3:46
    • 11. Gardening for beginners part 11 Perennials Lavender

      7:46
    • 12. Gardening for beginners part 12 Hebes

      18:03
    • 13. Gardening for beginners part 13 Lupins

      5:52
    • 14. Gardening for beginners What to do throughout the year

      10:18
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About This Class

I know when I started out doing my garden, I found the world of planting a labyrinth of one disaster after another. To start with, plants are not the cheapest things in the world, and if you don’t know what you’re doing with them, buying plants can become a large expense – especially if you end up killing them! Secondly, when you buy a plant it looks one way, but after a few weeks or months of growing, it can either grow completely out of control or, worse, it can die.

Over the years, after a lot of trial and error, I have learnt a lot about which plants to buy at which times of year, and how to care for them so that you end up with a beautiful floral display throughout the year.

This is just a short course to give you some ideas about simple, easy to care for plants that will make your garden into the envy of your neighbourhood and won’t require hours and hours of hard work.

You can access all my other courses using these links:

https://skl.sh/2FJc1Fz Gardening for beginners.

https://skl.sh/2MDnN86 How to spruce up your garden on a budget.

https://skl.sh/2RGdOSS Make your own brick border.

https://skl.sh/2NRLnij How to decorate your bathroom on a budget.

https://skl.sh/2Yv4hzm Make your own simple wooden planter.

https://skl.sh/2PTvX0i Make your own stackable vegetable planter.

https://skl.sh/2UsD6mA Make your own decorative planter.