Highlighted Events

  1. Wonderful Willows (Sensational Salicaceae)

    • Learn all about Salicaceae (Willows) from a leading expert and explore the SLBI’s historic herbarium willow specimens. Stay on for Open House?  Part of Lambeth Heritage Festival.  Dr.Irina V.Belyaeva-Chamberlain, Kew   £30 members/ £35 non members  Booking essential 

  2. Open House

    • Come and visit the house, our collections and our garden and learn more about our founder, botany and our range of community events – and have delicious tea and cake.    Open to all ages No …

  3. Saturday Botany at Sutton Community Farm

    • Come and learn more about plants at this former nursery site with relic plants and many ruderals.    Sutton Community Farm, 40A Telegraph Track, Wallington, SM6 0SH (TQ284620).  Meet 11:00 am at Wallington Station (TQ288639, …

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  1. From garden volunteer to airport pest control

    • Another guest blog as we celebrate ‘Volunteers’ Week’ – a big thank you to all of our volunteers, including Charles, whose experience here has landed him a great job at Manchester airport… Hello! I’m Charles and …

  2. The SLBI as a Greek student - An unforgettable experience!

    • A guest blog from Pavlos, our Greek intern, who sadly leaves us today……. Monday the 1st of April 9:00 am, I was walking silently towards the front entrance of the South London Botanical Institute to begin …

  3. National Lottery supports SLBI 'BEST' project!

    • We’ve just been awarded £86,500 from The National Lottery Heritage Fund for our ‘BEST’ project – ‘Botanical Education: Sustainable and Thriving!’ It’s all about improving our future sustainability. Made possible by money raised by National Lottery …

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