Highlighted Events

  1. New Year's Day Walk in Brockwell Park - Plant Hunt for the BSBI Survey

    • A joint event with the Friends of Brockwell Park – and a chance to revive and refresh on New Year’s Day and learn more about the plants in Brockwell Park.  We will be carrying out …

  2. Natural Dyes from Kitchen Botanics*

    • Learn how to make a textile swatch and dyed paper sample from your everyday vegetables with our regular tutor and artist, Zoe. Tea and cakes provided dyed with botanicals too. Zoe Burt, www.zoeburt.com         …

  3. Basic Botany - Sat 3 & 10 Feb

    • Two day courses:  Sat 3rd and Sat 10 February 2018 An introduction showing how flowering plants are structured and work, with a second session on their reproduction and life histories.  We will use the resources of …

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  1. 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’ …

  2. Another new grant - from City Bridge Trust for 'Botany on Your Plate'!

    • We are delighted to have just been awarded £76,500 from the City Bridge Trust for an exciting new project, ‘Botany on Your Plate.’ The project will provide a range of activities introducing both children and …

  3. Heritage happenings, past and present

    • As we embark on our new project funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF), ‘Plant Recording for All Ages,’ we thought we’d just reflect on everything we’ve achieved in our last HLF-funded project: ‘Living History: …

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