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The Edible Garden

If you’ve tried growing fruit and veg but have had mixed results, then our online course is perfect for you.

Throughout the course, you will explore the importance of giving seeds and young plants the best start in life. Packed with instructional videos and fun activities to follow along with, our professional RHS gardeners will show you how to create a productive garden that suits your space and needs.

During the course, you'll move through six modules that cover:

  • Getting to know soils and composts
  • Feeding your plants with the right nutrients at the right time
  • Different gardening styles
  • Knowing when, and how, to sow seeds and when to take different types of cuttings
  • Planning to ensure a year-round harvest
  • Identifying and overcoming common pests and diseases


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What do our online courses involve?

Our online courses are designed to make learning easy and accessible for everyone.

With instructional videos and practical activities to follow along with, we'll walk you through easy to digest information and fun activities to check your learning.

The perfect way for you to develop your gardening knowledge at your own pace, our online courses are expected to take between 5 - 7 hours and you'll receive a certificate upon completion.

How much do they cost?

Each of our courses cost £95 per person. Access to the course is for three months.

Get in touch

If you're interested in our online courses, but have some questions, feel free to get in touch with a member of our team. You can email us at cpd@rhs.org.uk to find out more.

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