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PETERSHAM CELLAR WINE TASTING - An exploration of Italian wines photo

PETERSHAM CELLAR WINE TASTING - An exploration of Italian wines

Saturday, 11th October 2014 12:00pm - 01:00pm

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Petersham Cellar has been created in order to promote an ever-evolving selection of hand-picked fine Italian wines to anyone interested in discovering and experiencing these delicious wines and the culture surrounding them.

This October they invite you to a guided tasting focused solely on Italian wines. They will be showcasing their own particular favourites, including some different and lesser known wines, whilst sharing why they are passionate about Italian wines above any other.

The tasting will take place in the restaurant at Petersham Nurseries from 12.00pm on Saturday 11th October. Tickets £27.00.

Each tasting is a great occasion to discover new wines and purchase from the Petersham Cellar collection with exclusive member discounts. Free membership is also available to those who attend any of the Cellar events, simply ask afterwards. (NB. Tickets non-refundable).
GARDENING TALK & WORKSHOP – BULB PLANTING - SOLD OUT photo

GARDENING TALK & WORKSHOP – BULB PLANTING - SOLD OUT

Tuesday, 07th October 2014 10:30am - 12:00pm

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*THIS DATE IS NOW SOLD OUT*

Get ready for bulb planting this autumn and look forward to a colourful and fragrant spring and early summer.

Spend the morning with Thomas Broom, and Rosie Bines, Acting Head Gardener at Petersham House, while they share their knowledge of bulb planting.

Learn how and where to plant bulbs, the key to maintaining healthy bulbs, how to anticipate and counter pests and blight, as well as find inspiration for colour schemes and design.

This is a popular workshop and places are limited, so do book in advance to avoid disappointment.

Tickets £12.00 (50% discount on ticket price available to Petersham Horticultural Society Members). (NB. Tickets are non-refundable, however can be transferred to alternative gardening events should you be unable to make the initial date).
OCTOBER WILD FOOD WALK photo

OCTOBER WILD FOOD WALK

Sunday, 12th October 2014 09:30am - 11:30am

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We continue our series of monthly Wild Food Walks and invite you to discover the joys of foraging locally with expert Claudio Bincoletto on Sunday 12th October.

One of our favourite times of the year, following the walk we will return for brunch which celebrates the seasons offerings: mushrooms, chestnuts and jams.

We leave for our walk promptly at 9.30am, which lasts about an hour, after which we will return to the Nurseries for a light brunch and a cooking demonstration by Claudio. Finishing at 11.30am.

Tickets £35.00 (includes walk, light foraged lunch, tea/ coffee and a glass of wine).

Concessionary rate of £30.00 for students and Slow Food London members.
GARDENING TALK & WORKSHOP – AUTUMN PRUNING OF ROSES - SOLD OUT photo

GARDENING TALK & WORKSHOP – AUTUMN PRUNING OF ROSES - SOLD OUT

Tuesday, 14th October 2014 10:30am - 12:00pm

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*THIS DATE IS NOW SOLD OUT*

A fascinating and informative gardening talk and workshop hosted by our expert Martin Ogden. During the course of the morning you will learn:

* The types and different varieties of roses;
* How, where and when best to plant them to ensure the best growth;
* Important pest prevention measures to maintain your roses.

Our expert horticulturalists will also show how pruning is the key element to maintaining healthy plants.

Tickets £12.00 (50% discount on ticket price available to Petersham Horticultural Society Members). (NB. Tickets are non-refundable, however can be transferred to alternative gardening events should you be unable to make the initial date).
GARDENING WORKSHOP – INDOOR BULBS FOR THE FESTIVE SEASON  photo

GARDENING WORKSHOP – INDOOR BULBS FOR THE FESTIVE SEASON

Tuesday, 04th November 2014 10:30am - 12:00pm

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Indoor bulbs are the key to having beautiful scent, flowers and growth in the depths of winter. They anticipate spring outside which can sometimes seem like a phantom at this time of year. Hyacinths, Amaryllis, and the various Narcissi, from “Paperwhites” to “Bridlecrown”, can all be planted now so that you have blooms for the festive period.

Spend the morning in our enchanting glasshouse and set to work under the guidance of our horticultural experts to create your own take-home planter of festive bulbs.

This is intended to be a small group practical workshop and demonstration with places limited, so do book ahead.

Tickets £40.00, including all materials. Tickets are refundable up to 72-hours of the event.
NOVEMBER WILD FOOD WALK: TRUFFLES SPECIAL  photo

NOVEMBER WILD FOOD WALK: TRUFFLES SPECIAL

Sunday, 09th November 2014 09:30am - 11:30am

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We conclude our series of monthly Wild Food Walks this year with a special event focusing on truffles, sloe and preserves.

We will set out on our local wild food walk as normal, and although we are sure not to find any on our walk - Claudio will be talking all things truffles, from their history, to the types and varieties and traditional truffle foraging methods.

Following the walk we will return for a light brunch, during which Claudio will be offering tastings of white Italian truffle; Perigord and other less known species.

We leave for our walk promptly at 9.30am, which lasts about an hour, after which we will return to the Nurseries for a light brunch and a cooking demonstration by Claudio. Finishing at 11.30am.

Tickets £50.00 (includes walk, light foraged lunch including truffles, tea/ coffee and a glass of wine).

Concessionary rate of £40.00 for students and Slow Food London members.
GARDENING DEMO - STYLISH FESTIVE CONTAINERS photo

GARDENING DEMO - STYLISH FESTIVE CONTAINERS

Tuesday, 25th November 2014 10:30am - 12:00pm

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Join us for an informative talk and demonstration on stylish festive planting hosted by in-house florist and horticultural manager Thomas Broom.

Thomas will demonstrate how to create your own stunning container displays, as you see dotted around Petersham Nurseries, and that celebrate winter’s offerings, using: Hyacinths, Amaryllis, and the various Narcissi, from “Paperwhites” to “Bridlecrown”.

There will be a practical demonstration followed by tips and advice, and questions will be very welcome throughout: from bulb layering, to how to prolong the life of your displays.

Tickets £12.00 (50% discount on ticket price available to Petersham Horticultural Society Members). (NB. Tickets are non-refundable, however can be transferred to alternative gardening events should you be unable to make the initial date).
ANNUAL CHRISTMAS SHOPPING & CAROL EVENING  photo

ANNUAL CHRISTMAS SHOPPING & CAROL EVENING

Thursday, 04th December 2014 06:00pm - 09:00pm

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Save the date! Our late night shopping evening will be a night not to be missed.
CHRISTMAS WREATH MAKING - SOLD OUT photo

CHRISTMAS WREATH MAKING - SOLD OUT

Tuesday, 09th December 2014 10:30am - 01:00pm

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*THIS DATE IS NOW SOLD OUT*

Learn how to craft a traditional Christmas Wreath using seasonal foliage with Petersham Nurseries' in-house florists: Ronny de Koning and Thomas Broom.

Over the course of the morning they will share their knowledge and experience, working with you on your own creation to take home.

Tickets £85.00, including all materials plus tea/ coffee & cake on arrival. Tickets are refundable up to 72-hours of the event.
CHRISTMAS WREATH MAKING - WEDNESDAY MORNING photo

CHRISTMAS WREATH MAKING - WEDNESDAY MORNING

Wednesday, 10th December 2014 10:30am - 01:00pm

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Learn how to craft a traditional Christmas Wreath using seasonal foliage with Petersham Nurseries' in-house florists: Ronny de Koning and Thomas Broom.

Over the course of the morning they will share their knowledge and experience, working with you on your own creation to take home.

Tickets £85.00, including all materials plus tea/ coffee & cake on arrival. Tickets are refundable up to 72-hours of the event.
ANNUAL CHRISTMAS SHOPPING & CAROL EVENING  photo

ANNUAL CHRISTMAS SHOPPING & CAROL EVENING

Thursday, 11th December 2014 06:00pm - 09:00pm

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Save the date! Our late night shopping evening will be a night not to be missed.
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