Wildlife Gardening

Whether planning your garden from scratch or adapting an area of an existing garden, get ideas of how best to share your space with all types of wildlife in mind.

This Wildlife Gardening course will cover:

  • Types of wildlife
  • Habitat creation
  • Food sources/food web
  • Water features

You are welcome to take notes/photographs during the course, so please bring what you need. The course will draw on examples from the Botanical Gardens and free access to the Gardens is granted for the participant for the duration of the day of their course.


This course will run from 10.30am to 2pm and be delivered by a qualified teacher with RHS level 3 qualifications.


Please notify education@birminghambotanicalgardens.org.uk at least 7 days prior to course commencement of any accessibility requirements or special needs.


This course programme is under development and we would like your feedback. If you cannot make these dates, cannot find a course to suit or have another comment or question, please email James at education@birminghambotanicalgardens.org.uk with your details and any course preferences/alternative dates/times, and we will let you know of new developments.


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