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Wonderful Weeds – A walk on Tooting Common
Friday, 16th April 2021, 11:00 - 12:30Donation
Sorry this is now sold out
An inner-city walk discovering springtime plants
Plants that colonise disturbed areas
A leisurely walk on the Common where we will be looking mostly at weeds but also some of the other plants of interest that grow in public spaces
Roy is a renowned botanist specialising in plant-lore and also president of the SLBI, as well as the author of Vickery’s Folk Flora.
NB Participants are limited to the numbers currently permitted by the government regarding social distancing, presently 6 people at 1+ metres, should that change we will update the ticket availability.
Roy will not be wearing a mask for audio reasons i.e. so that he can be heard, but will be happy to should any participant prefer him to.
NB: There is some uneven ground, but can adapt to suit our walkers.
Tickets: Donation only please
Meet at the San Remo Cafe, just off Bedford Hill. Nearest station is Balham
Roy Vickery, Plant-lore.com
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.