We are excited to announce that David Domoney is coming to Perrywood! Best known for co-presenting ITV1’s ‘Love Your Garden’ and for being resident gardener on ‘This Morning’, David has over 40 years horticultural experience with a vast collection of RHS medals to his name – including the prestigious Chelsea Flower Show Gold medal.
Join us in-store on Saturday 12th October when David will be entertaining an audience and sharing his deep knowledge and passion for horticulture during two pre-bookable sessions.
TALK – 11am – 11.45am: Gardening is the best medicine – how your garden can make you healthier and happier (Tickets £10 per person – redeemable against goods on the day)
David Domoney is passionate about how your garden (however small) can have a positive and therapeutic impact on your wellbeing. He will be offering valuable advice, tips and inspiration on how you can create an outdoor space that heals, calms and nourishes. Hear tips and advice on creating an area for relaxation, attracting wildlife, growing food in small spaces, maximising scent and texture, and how through some simple design techniques and careful plant selection you can have a garden that boosts your overall health and happiness.
There will be an informal Q&A session, where audience members will be given the opportunity to pose their questions to David on anything gardening related!
WORKSHOP – 2pm – 2.45pm: Beautiful potted containers to take through the seasons (Tickets £30 per person)
Join us for a potted container workshop hosted by David Domoney. You will learn how to create stunning autumn containers for your patio or balcony, and how to use pots to transform a doorway or path. David will provide you with lots of design ideas and inspiration for creating something a little different, introducing you to interesting textures, beautiful colour combinations, and perfect planting partners. Learn how to create year-round interest by mixing eye-catching evergreens with our own Perrywood Grown seasonal bedding and receive practical advice to keep your containers looking good through all seasons with minimal effort. You will have the opportunity to create your own unique take-home display in a beautiful pot from our Yorkshire range, everyone will go away with something personal to them. David is an expert at creating a fun and relaxed atmosphere. You will be given a warm welcome and it will be an opportunity for you to ask him any burning questions. Why not bring a friend and make a day of it!
As well as a beautiful planted container to take home, all workshop attendees receive a pair of Showa gloves.
Don’t miss our Facebook competition to WIN lunch with David on the day!