Highlighted Events

  1. Felting Workshop with Women of the Cloth

    • Come and make a needle felted bird or wet felted bird pod with textile artists Women of the Cloth.    £10 materials included.   Ages 8 – 100 http://womenofthecloth.wordpress.com/

  2. Uses of our Wild Plants, Morden Hall Park

    • Part of the National Trust Morden Hall Park Bioblitz. A walk with Roy Vickery from the SLBI, see www.plant-lore.com for more information about Roy. Meet at the Snuff Mill, SM4 5JD

  3. Field Trip to Sir Harold Hillier Gardens

    • A Field Trip to Braishfield, near Romsey, Hampshire,  to the home of 13 national collections and 450 champion trees amongst many other botanical sights in this ‘garden paradise’. www.hants.gov.uk/hilliergardens Led by June Chatfield.   Entrance charge £9.50 adults/£7.70 for …

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  1. Chelsea Fringe - fun with fete, felting & film

    • Yesterday was our big event for the Chelsea Fringe Festival – a fete in the afternoon followed by an outdoor screening of ‘The Creeping Garden’ film in the evening. Thankfully the weather held and it was …

  2. NGS Open Day a huge success

    • We’ve been open this afternoon for the National Gardens’ Scheme (NGS) – a nationwide scheme in which public and private gardens open up occasionally for charity. We usually do our NGS day in June, but thought we’d open …

  3. New website and botanical wallpaper launched!

    • Last night we celebrated the launch of our new website and newly refurbished lecture room – both part of our £100,000 support from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF). Our lecture room now proudly displays a unique botanical wallpaper …

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