Creative Maintenance & Niwaki Course Ticket Wednesday 27th September 2023

£200.00 incl. VAT

Creative Maintenance & Niwaki Course Ticket: Wednesday 27th September. Join our experienced team of experts at our nursery for the day and learn how to train, shape and creatively maintain a spectrum of exciting exotics, evergreen and deciduous plants the architectural way. There will also be a section on how to start training a Niwaki in the afternoon. Lunch, wine and refreshments will be served by The Secret Sussex Supper Club. Tickets are priced at £200.00 per person.

We’ve been growing, training and planting for over 30 years. We have our own style and we work with mature specimens and plants which we grow ourselves from seed or cuttings. You’ll have the chance to work with a selection of these and learn our techniques for creatively maintaining them. There’ll be advice on acquiring the right tools for the job and a 10% discount on all tools purchase on the day.

Course Day Outline


Registration and coffee.

10:30am – 11:30am:

A short introduction and a tour of the nursery to discover the different styles we grow and sell.

11:30am – 1:00pm:

Tool choice and tool care. Then, learn to train, shape and creatively maintain a spectrum of exciting exotic, evergreen and deciduous plants our way.

1:00pm – 2:00pm:


The Secret Sussex Supper Club

2:00pm – 3:45pm:

Learn to train your own Niwaki from one of our juvenile trees. These can be purchased after the course at a reduced price.


Coffee, debrief and questions.

10% discount on all tools purchased on the day.

2 in stock


Have a question? Contact our team today or call 01798 879213

A plant lovers dream…
It is an absolutely wonderful treasure trove for any plant lover and we will be back (frequently!) The plants are all in superb condition, with an enormous variety to choose from. The staff are very professional and knowledgable, but also friendly and helpful.