Survey and design your garden – Learn Online


Sunday 20th December 4.30pm

Join this online lesson and learn how to plan and visualise a thriving wildlife garden.

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Learn to survey, plan and design your wildlife garden

During this live online session you will learn how to survey your space, understand planting conditions and translate information into accurate scale drawings.

Learning how to survey and design your wildlife garden. Create planting plans appropriate for your environment, opening up the possibilities for you to make a haven for nature. Gardening to benefit wildlife and the environment doesn’t mean you have to cultivate an untamed outdoor space; this course will give you the confidence to plan a stunning wildlife garden whether you are a complete beginner or an experienced traditional gardener, wishing to give nature a helping hand.

Join online – Sunday 20th December 4.30pm.

Course Overview

The 90-minute, live, online session will be delivered by gardening and nature expert, Fran Halsall. During the session you can expect;

  • Introduction to “Learn to survey and design your wildlife garden”
  • The benefits of free online map data to survey your space
  • Making layered hand drawings that show the detail of and aspirations for your garden
  • Using planting plans to help you visualise and design the finished project


Each session is limited to 15 people to ensure quality and features:

  • Five-minute tea break half-way through
  • Short Q&A at the end
  • Recording of the Zoom meeting, to download and rewatch at your leisure
  • PDF version of the tutorial to help you with your garden projects


You will be emailed a link with instructions on how to join the Zoom meeting ahead of the session.

Book now to avoid disappointment. Introductory offer ends 31st October.

Further Reading

Click here to discover more information on courses.

Fran also runs a local wildlife gardening facebook group from and for her home city of Sheffield. Wildlife Gardening Sheffield is a friendly forum and perfect example of non gardeners all helping each other learn and help the environment.

Discover Fran’s beautiful plant and landscape photography HERE.