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New Year’s Day Wildflower Plant Hunt in Brockwell Park

Sunday, 1st January 2023, 11:00 - 12:30

New Year’s Day Wildflower Plant Hunt in Brockwell Park
A mid morning walk to clear the head and discover your local wild flowers

A plant hunting walk for a brand new year

 

Roy Vickery will be seeking out the wild plants in flower in this beautiful city park and recording the results as part of the BSBI (Botanical Society of Britain and Ireland)’s annual New Year Plant Hunt.

Meet at the clock tower in Brockwell Park for a walk to see how many plants we can find in flower at this time of year.

All welcome, drop in for as long as you can.

No botanical expertise necessary.

The walk will last approximately 90 minutes and will include some rougher terrain, so please wear appropriate footwear.

Roy is a renowned botanist specialising in plant-lore as well as the author of Vickery’s Folk Flora.

 

Tickets: Free event – no booking necessary, please just turn up at the meeting point.   Donations are much appreciated.

 

Nearest rail: Herne Hill. Tube: Brixton (15 minute walk) Buses: 196, 37, 68.

The SLBI is a registered charity for botanical education. It supports people of all ages and backgrounds in learning about plants. By making a donation with your booking you will help to sustain our work with school children, families and the wider community. As a small charity, any amount you can give, large or small, will be warmly appreciated and make an enormous difference. Thankyou.

Roy Vickery, Roy’s website http://www.plant-lore.com/

Thankyou to www.brixtonbuzz.com for the photo

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Date:
Sunday, 1st January 2023
Time:
11:00 - 12:30
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Venue

Brockwell Park