Tree Identification

Practical Gardening Course

A full day course led by Letta Jones at Holehird Gardens, Patterdale Road, Windermere, LA23 1NP.  

THURSDAY 22 August 2024                        10.30 to 16.30

Join Letta Jones, lecturer in horticulture and the history of gardens for a day of tree identification.  This full-day course will help you identify trees more easily and learn more about special specimens at Holehird Gardens.

Letta ran a similar course here in 2018 and one on Herbs which received excellent reviews. She also delivered a Zoom lecture to the LHS in 2021 on the history of Chelsea Physic Garden where she guides. Letta is a trained Landscape Horticulturist, has a Master’s Degree in the History of Medicine and has lectured at Birkbeck College, University of London, for more than 15 years.

£30 for LHS members, £35 for non-members

Tea/coffee and biscuits provided.  Please bring packed lunch.

Please reserve your place by emailing

Places are limited to 16.  Confirmation of your place will be emailed to you with details of how to pay.