Talks and Courses - Online & Live

Talks and Courses - Online & Live

Talks and Courses - Online & Live

Talks and Courses - Online & Live

Talks and Courses - Online & Live

Talks and Courses - Online & Live

Talks and Courses - Online & Live

Talks and Courses - Online & Live

Talks and Courses - Online & Live


With over 20 years international experience as a public speaker and lecturer Nick consistently engages audiences with sound gardening advice and inspirational ideas, not to mention witty anecdotes for every occasion!

Book Nick to speak at your Garden Club, Society, Event or Organisation here. Or, join Nick for one of his unique, inspirational, illustrated Online Talks, hosted by Zoom by clicking here. In addition, Nick delivers a number of venue-based and online courses. Find out where you can join Nick in person for a gardening course here.

Online Talks

Tuesday 30 November 2021 – 7.30pm UK time. £10.00

Nick Bailey’s Autumn Gardening Webinar

How to Make Successional Planting Work in Your Garden…

Join leading Plantsman, Garden Designer and BBC TV Presenter Nick Bailey for his Autumn Gardening Webinar. This year Nick is focusing on Successional Planting – an approach to gardening which sees plants grown together in an integrated manner, meaning more flowers, more colour and more display over a much, much longer season. Let Nick guide you through step by step on how to achieve this in gardens of every size, shape and aspect. Presented in a straightforward manner the Webinar will equip you to assess your plot in its current state and then enable you to layer in extra plants which will work brilliantly in association with your existing garden. Packed with useful techniques, brilliant successional plants and planting recipes the event aims to inspire you to reassess your garden and sets you up ready to make changes both this year and next.

Want to up your gardening game? Then join Nick for his Autumn Gardening Webinar on the 30th November at 7.30pm UK time. Over 3000 people joined Nick for his 2020/21 Webinars so don’t miss out, get your ticket now.

Online Talks Booking Form
How to Make Successional Planting Work in Your Garden - A Guide to cleverly combining plants for year-round interest in any space. £10.00

Live Talks

Nick speaks across the UK at Garden Clubs, Societies and for Organisations and Events including Gardeners’ World Live, RHS Shows, National Trust and the Womens Institute. Talks can be tailored to the organisation but are usually 45 – 50 minutes long with a powerpoint presentation.

Talks currently on offer:

  • 365 days of Colour in Your Garden
    Plants, tips and techniques for year-round colour
  • Revive Your Garden
    – How to breath life, style and good health back into a tired garden
  • The Road to Chelsea Flower Show
    – How Nick created his award-winning garden
  • Unusual Urban Edibles
    – Growing delicious alternative vegetables in towns and cities
  • The Perfume Garden
    – Easy to grow plants with a complex range of fragrances
  • A Garden from Seed in a Single Season
    – Go from zero to hero in under 8 months

To discuss or book a talk click here

See Nick Live at his next talk

Talk Testimonials

Nick’s talk was packed with creative ideas and expert advice, not to mention a good dose of fun. He’s a consummate professional who always delivers a great live performance.

BBC Gardeners’ World Live – NEC Birmingham

Nick was a pleasure to work with, very engaging and filled the talks area to capacity. His talk was really well thought out and presented in his natural friendly manner making it accessible to all levels of horticultural knowledge from the amateur gardener to the trained professional.

RHS Autumn Show – Event Manager

Nick has a wonderful wealth of horticultural knowledge, it is clear he has trained long and hard. His charm, knowledge and expertise makes him the perfect person to speak to passionate gardeners.

National Flower Show, Head of Flower Shows - Mig Kimpton

Nick is one of the most talented people in the horticultural world. He imparts his expertise in an uncomplicated yet enthusiastic manner. His teaching sessions being greatly appreciated by students of gardening and garden design.

English Gardening School – Principal Rosemary Alexander VMM (RHS)

Our members thoroughly enjoyed Nick’s talk and fun anecdotes and were so impressed with his depth of expertise.

Cuffley Horticultural Society
Portraits - Jennifer Evans
Gardening & Plants - Jonathan Buckley
Garden Illustrations - Will Tubby & Alyson Hamilton
All other images © Nick Bailey