BGs Fact Sheets

Ray Broughton gave a talk to the Beech Gardeners at the Beech Village Hall on 9 April 2014 and spoke on some of his lectures on a huge variety of topics such as –

  • Pests and diseases in the garden
  • Topical tips and new ideas
  • Distinctive Container Gardening for Spring and Summer
  • Distinctive Container Gardening for Autumn and Winter
  • Planning and Planting the Winter Garden
  • Making the most of Clematis
  • Edible Flowers; tasty treats and the hidden larder

Click here to read some of Ray’s fact sheets

Ray has very impressive qualifications – RHS Wisley Gardens Certificate (Honours); National Diploma in Horticulture (Distinction); Master of Horticulture RHS Stage 1; Certificate in Education; Fellow of the Institute of Horticulture; Licentiaship of the city and Guilds of London Institute.   He trained at Wisley gardens; has been teaching horticultural subjects for over 33 years; he is the senior RHS External Verifier for RHS;  and has been awarded the Fellowship of the Institute of Horticulture in recognition of his services to Horticultural Education.