Join Vicky for an enthralling day of conifer discovery at Lime Cross Nursery.
Arrive at 10:50 am meeting in the shop.
11:00 am, Welcome tea/ coffee and intros in the Cafe, + short safety briefing and introduction to the format of the day.
11:30-1:00 pm, morning theory session in the log cabin, where you will become familiar with key terminology and structures used to describe conifers. Vicky will share her systematic approach to identification with the group. Followed by a slide show presentation of the key conifer groups from around the world.
1:00- 2:00 pm, Lunch at Olive’s Café, delicious platter board of cheese/ meat/ fish with home made soup, followed by tea/ coffee.
2:00-3:00 pm, Walk and talk around the nursery and grounds identifying the different conifer groups.
3:00- 4:00 pm, group discussion in the cabin, followed by a fun mini test of your identification skills using conifer material and images.
4:00-4:30 pm, test results and a glass of fizz or home made apple juice and cake to finish the day !