Highlighted Events

  1. Open evening

    • Come and enjoy our beautiful garden with a glass of wine on a summer evening with your friends. Part of National Park City Week.   All welcome.  Donations appreciated.  No booking necessary.

  2. Summer Holiday Activities - Pollination Fun

    • Come and join us for some pollination play in our botanical garden.  Make your own pollinator finger puppets and have lots of fun going on a pollen hunt. 2 sessions Morning: 10 – 12 and Afternoon: …

  3. Summer Plant Walk - Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park

    • Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park is home to an extraordinary number of plants. Meet at the Southern Grove entrance, near Mile End Station. Donations appreciated.   No booking necessary.   Walk leader: Roy Vickery

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Latest Blog Posts

  1. What have the Romans ever done for us?

    • A report on the SLBI’s botanical exchange visit to the Botanic Garden of Rome The good thing about a botanical exchange is that you have a common language – the language of plant names. So even …

  2. 2017 - What a fun year it's been!

    • 2017 – what a fun year it’s been! The botany, the talks, all the things we’ve seen… There’s been walking and talking, Drawing and dyeing, All in a beautiful scene. We had ‘Ask the Wood’ And ‘The Great North …

  3. An A-Z of the SLBI in 2016

    • So much has happened at the SLBI this year, where do we start? Let’s start with A… Aromatherapy was as popular as ever and this time festive, making beautiful gifts with essential oils. ‘Botany on Your Plate’ …

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