Welcome to the Sussex Garden School

With our Easy Garden Courses & Tasty Garden Talks, I want everyone to feel inspired, enthused and equipped, to make the most of their space at home.

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Our Latest Courses

Our ‘Easy Garden Courses’ and ‘Tasty Garden Talks’ are a great way to learn more about your garden.

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Who are we?

Award-winning designer and TV presenter, Juliet Sargeant has 20 years of experience in delivering entertaining & informative garden talks & workshops.

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Where you can learn

We have chosen three inspirational Sussex garden venues, to give you lots of ideas and a great day out.

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Gift Vouchers

Our ‘Easy Garden Courses’ and ‘Tasty Garden Talks’ make a great gift for garden lovers and foodies. Treat your friends and loved ones with a gift voucher that they can reclaim against any event.

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Upcoming Courses & Talks

Juliet has long thought that we are missing a trick by not eating many of the tasty ornamental plants that we all grow in our gardens.

July 27 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Field Place Manor House
The Boulevard
United Kingdom
01903 446401

Prairie gardens like Sussex Prairie are stunningly seductive, with billowing grasses and colourful flowers, but can it be done on a smaller scale? And how would you do it anyway?

August 9 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm

Sussex Prairie Gardens
Morlands Farm, Wheatsheaf Road (B2116)
United Kingdom
01273 495902

It can be frustrating when your garden looks empty, not just in winter, but sometimes in early summer, or autumn. With millions of plants to choose from, it is possible to avoid those garden’ down times’ and have colour all year round.

August 30 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm

South Downs Nursery Heritage Centre
Brighton Road
United Kingdom
01273 847707


Learn with Us

Border Planting

Learn some quick tips for creating a beautiful garden border. Which plants to choose and how to combine them for maximum impact.

All Seasons

Avoid those dreary down-times in your garden. With a few professional secrets you can make your garden interesting all year round.

Prairie Planting

Elegant grasses and colourful prairie flowers can be combined in even the smallest space. Learn how to achieve that enviable look in your own garden.

Low Maintenance

The Holy Grail of gardening….it is possible; with careful planning. Learn how to choose the right plants and design your garden for maximum impact and minimal fuss.

Kitchen Gardens

Learn how to plan and plant your ideal kitchen garden. With lots of tips from her garden at the RHS Hampton Court Show, Juliet will show you how.