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May 2018

The History of Chelsea Physic Garden in 10 Objects

Wed 23 May, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm BST
Chelsea Physic Garden, 66 Royal Hospital Road
London, Greater London SW3 4HS United Kingdom
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£88

During this interactive day, we bring to life Chelsea Physic Garden – whose history spans five centuries – via the stories behind 10 carefully chosen objects including herbarium specimens, books, artefacts and more. The day will include indoor presentations, a garden walk, and a chance to see some treasures from our library, with Garden History Lecturer Letta Jones and CPG Head of Education Michael Holland providing nuggets of knowledge. Book here early to avoid disappointment. The ticket price of £88 includes…

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Taking Botanical Photos with your phone

Wed 23 May, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm BST
The Jetty, Greenwich Peninsula
London, SE10 0FL United Kingdom
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Free

Come and learn how to take photos of plants with your phone inside 7 polytunnels side by side in a Tropical Jungle on the River Thames. We will go through framing, lighting and editing! All welcome, wheelchair accessible The café will be open selling food using vegetables grown on site. Please book for this event as places are limited.

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Plant Swap

Wed 23 May, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 4:30 pm BST
Doddington Place Gardens, Doddington Place Gardens
Nr Sittingbourne, Kent ME9 0BB United Kingdom
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£7.50

A plant swap held in the 10 acre gardens of Doddington Place Gardens, Kent All further details here

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Lunchtime learning – Urban Food Growing

Wed 23 May, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm BST
Elephant Park, Elephant Road
London, SE17 1LB United Kingdom
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Free

Do you love fresh home-grown food? Always wanted to try growing your own ingredients but limited on space, time, money and just don't know where to start? Pop along and see the Garden Organic team in Elephant Park at this FREE drop-in lunchtime workshop. There'll be opportunity for hands on 'sprouting', micro-greens planting and general top tips on herbs, affordable ways to grow organic and much more. The perfect weekday intro to urban food growing and healthy eating. PS.  Don't worry, if the…

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Create Tea Making Containers @ The Bridge

Wed 23 May, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm BST
The Bridge Gym, The Bridge Gym, 73-81 Southwark Bridge Rd
London, SE1 0NQ United Kingdom
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Free

We are going to be plant up some containers with plants that can be used for tea. This is to encourage people to look beyond aesthetics of plants and focus on their medicinal uses. No gardening experience is needed. All tools are provided. Spaces are limited. So please inform us if you need to cancel. Please rsvp via email gs@betterbankside.co.uk here  

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Treblemakers in St. Luke’s Gardens

Wed 23 May, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm BST
St Luke’s Church Gardens, St Luke's Gardens, Sydney Street
London, SW3 6NH United Kingdom
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Free

Join the Treblemakers in St. Luke's Gardens, Chelsea.  It promises to be a wonderful performance of 'a capella' harmony with a repertoire spanning the years and including music from Stage& Screen, Pop & Motown, Ballads & Folk Songs and Golden Oldies! We look forward to seeing you there!

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Vegetable Protest Printmaking Class

Wed 23 May, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm BST
The Ragged Canteen @ Beaconsfield Gallery Vauxhall, 22 Newport Street
London, SE11 6AY United Kingdom
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Free

As part of the Greenhouse Effect, the Ragged Canteen @ Beaconsfield Gallery, Vauxhall is offering a creative workshop. Vegetable Protest Printmaking Class: making pauper potato prints with slogans of ethically and seasonal cries of protest for today's food industry. Materials provided. Booking is essential and places are limited, so email to book your place theraggedcanteenkitchen@gmail.com

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Lyrical Library

Wed 23 May, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm BST
Sandhurst Library, Sandhurst Library, The Broadway,
Sandhurst, Berkshire GU47 9BL United Kingdom
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Free

Join us for an afternoon of garden themed poetry readings and afternoon tea at the library. Feel free to bring along your own penned poems to share with the group. There is limited parking at the library. Plenty of parking a short walk away at Sandhurst Town Council Offices GU479BJ

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Basket Mad

Wed 23 May, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm BST
Carnation Hall, Chavey Down Road, Winkfield
Bracknell, Berks RG42 7PA United Kingdom
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Free

Do you fancy learning how to make a professional hanging basket? Come and join a master class of hanging basket making.  Baskets are available to take home after or donate to be put up around the parish to brighten the view for all. Free event but booking essential from 16th April via the Winkfield Parish Office (phone, email or walk in). If you wish to take a basket home, the cost is £15.00. Otherwise donated to be put up around…

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Relaxation on The Hill

Wed 23 May, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm BST
Jealotts Hill Community Landshare, Wellers Lane, at the jnct of Penfurzen Lane
Warfield, Berkshire RG42 6BQ United Kingdom
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£5

Would you like to reduce stress, increase happiness, feel calm and enhance your focus?
 Join us for a short meditation session, and optional stress relief session led by Pranic Healing practitioners, in a landscaped outdoor setting. Within the 6.5 acre landshare grounds, up to 50 people will be ‘relaxing on the hill’ at Jealotts Hill Community Landshare. Jealotts Hill Community Landshare is a voluntary horticultural community project, based in Warfield, Berkshire. The free car park on site, welcomes you into…

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Vegan cookery from around the world

Wed 23 May, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm BST
The Jetty, Greenwich Peninsula
London, SE10 0FL United Kingdom
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£21.55

In the past decade, the number of Britons following a vegan diet has risen by a whopping 350%. A healthy, environmentally-conscious and cruelty-free lifestyle choice, it's signalled the biggest change in our eating habits in a long, long time. Whether you're already embedded in the vegan way of life, you're contemplating a change or you just fancy a night off the meat, on May 23rd chef Taimur Khan will be taking you through a culinary extravaganza of plant-based food from…

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Finding Swifts in Sandhurst

Wed 23 May, 2018 @ 7:45 pm - 9:30 pm BST
Shepherd Meadows car park, Shepherd Meadows car park, Marshall Road,
Sandhurst, GU47 0FL United Kingdom
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Free

Where have our swifts gone? Half of these very special birds have disappeared in the UK in just 20 years! Come for a walk with Colin Wilson of Blackwater Valley Countryside Trust to see if we can find some in Sandhurst's streets and find out why they're missing and how we can help save them. It would entail a walk around Sandhurst (mainly Yorktown) streets looking and listening for swifts.

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River Blackwater Walk

Thu 24 May, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am BST
Sandhurst Town Council Offices, Sandhurst Town Council Offices, Yorktown Road,
Sandhurst, GU47 9BJ United Kingdom
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Free

Join Sandhurst Health Walks for an hour long walk along the beautiful riverside and enjoy the wildlife along the way. Booking is essential. Please contact Collen Pidgeon by email here:  or phone 01344 774754. ( 9.20am meet for 9.30am start).

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Herbal Medicine Walk at Doddington Place Gardens

Thu 24 May, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm BST
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One event in the morning and another in the afternoon
Doddington Place Gardens, Doddington Place Gardens
Nr Sittingbourne, Kent ME9 0BB United Kingdom
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£25

Come and enjoy a great herb walk in the beautiful parkland, landscaped gardens and woodland gardens of Doddington Place Gardens and discover the benefits of the medicinal plants around us. You will be able to gain knowledge of herbs and trees growing in the wild, their medicinal and culinary uses, as well as some folklore. Following the walk and refreshments, you will learn how to make basic remedies with these common plants, some harvested during the walk. This event will…

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Transformation

Thu 24 May, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 27 May, 2018

Gallery H, Willow House, Dragonfly Place, Brockley.
London, SE4 2FJ United Kingdom
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Free

What was once, is not a promise of what might be. This is the first exhibition to be held at the new Gallery H in Brockley. In this opening show, three artists are exploring the effects of the passage of time on nature. Benjamin Rice is exhibiting two photography projects: epic sized, exquisitely detailed prints exploring nature’s incremental repossession of dry stone walls: and equally large images studying the annual transformation of an urban Wild Cherry Tree through the seasons.…

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Kennington Art Class with Seb Patane

Thu 24 May, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm BST
Ragged Canteen @ Beaconsfield Gallery Vauxhall, 22 Newport Street
London, SE11 6AY United Kingdom
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Free

As part of the Greenhouse Effect, the Ragged Canteen @ Beaconsfield Gallery Vauxhall is offering a creative workshop. Seb Patane will bring his Kennington Art class of individual expression and experimentation within a supportive, relaxed and colloquial atmosphere. The focus as always is on drawing and collage but here with a botanical theme. Materials provided, but please feel free to bring your own. Booking is essential and places are limited, so email to book theraggedcanteenkitchen@gmail.com

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Elkstone Road Garden Oasis: An urban community garden in North Kensington

Thu 24 May, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm BST
Elkstone Road Garden Oasis, Elkstone Road Garden Oasis
London, W10 5YG United Kingdom
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Free

The Elkstone Road Garden, at the foot of Trellick Tower, has been an unloved patch, misused over the years, but that’s all about to change. In collaboration with RBKC community gardening team, this pilot project aims to provide a space for people who live locally to enjoy, grow and teach about food, develop natural wildlife, and learn more about how we use plants to heal ourselves. This is for the community, supported by our experts here at Chelsea Physic Garden. We can’t wait for Elkstone Road Garden Oasis to bloom…

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‘Common Salt’ with Bites, Beverages and Botany

Thu 24 May, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm BST
The South London Botanical Institute, 323 Norwood Road
London, Greater London SE24 9AQ United Kingdom
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£10

The SLBI is combining an Open Garden Evening with a theatrical event and delicious refreshments.  The Open Garden is free, whilst there is an admission for 'Common Salt'  -  Booking essential - here. 'Common Salt is a performance around a table - a 'show and tell’ by artists Sheila Ghelani and Sue Palmer - see here. It explores the colonial, geographical history of England and India taking an expansive and emotional time-travel, from the first Enclosure Act and the start…

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‘This speaking garden’

Thu 24 May, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm BST
BMA HOUSE, Tavistock Square
London, WC1H 9JP United Kingdom
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Free

The garden of the British Medical Association is on the site of Charles Dickens' original house and will be the setting for an afternoon of lectures and discussions centred around the 400th anniversary of the Worshipful Society of Apothecaries, and the legacy of founding apothecary, John Parkinson. The BMA invites you to celebrate the work of John Parkinson, 17th Century London apothecary and gardener. His book 'Paradisi in Sole, Paradisus Terrestris' is both a scientific study of medicinal plants, and…

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Symbiosis

Thu 24 May, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm BST
Espacio Gallery, 159 Bethnal Green Road
London, Greater London E2 7DG United Kingdom
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Free

Espacio gallery is again showing the work of 18 artists, in its sixth exhibition on the Chelsea Fringe trail.  Paintings, sculptures, original prints, textiles, assemblages  - All the work will be to do with nature, growth, decay - contrasting organic forms and structures.

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Gorgeous: Poetry and Art

Thu 24 May, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm BST
Rebecca Hossack Art Gallery, 2a Conway st
London, W1T 6BA United Kingdom
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Free

The Rebecca Hossack Art Gallery on Conway Street will be hosting award-winning poet Edward Barker for an evening of poetry-reading through the ages on Thursday 24 May 2017, 6.00 – 7.30 pm. Starting with Horace's view of the orchard, Barker will be drawing from a body of garden poetry across the ages. The reading will be held amidst the work of two portrait artists: Dutch artist Barbara Hoogeweegen and Madrid-based María Torroba. Hoogeweegen’s mark-making is gestural and painterly, her colour…

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Tunes and Trees

Thu 24 May, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm BST
Jealotts Hill Community Landshare, Wellers Lane, at the jnct of Penfurzen Lane
Warfield, Berkshire RG42 6BQ United Kingdom
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£5

A relaxed evening of musical acoustic rock and electric folk entertainment from the Oakhart trio with a tree themed quiz, in an outdoor landscaped setting. Do you know your Oak from a Hazel? Think you could identify between varieties and their leaves? Come and test your knowledge with a quiz. Teams formed on the evening as guests arrive. Within the 6.5 acre landshare grounds, up to 40 people will be joining this event. The numbers are limited this evening so…

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Lucia Scuderi e il giardino delle meraviglie

Thu 24 May, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm BST
Orto botanico di Palermo, Via Lincoln, 2
Palermo, Sicily 90123 Italy
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Free

La Sicilia, grazie al clima, alla fertilità del suolo e al talento agronomico dei suoi abitanti, è infatti da secoli la culla ideale delle piante più caratteristiche della flora mediterranea. I semi, così come i popoli, le loro lingue e le loro tradizioni, hanno viaggiato fin dall’antichità da una sponda all’altra del mare nostrum, e hanno messo radici all’ombra del più grande vulcano d’Europa. Come si illustra tanta storia e tanta bellezza? Attraverso quali tecniche e immagini?

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Feeding Dreams: What’s making our children sick? Book launch

Thu 24 May, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm BST
Omved Gardens, Townsend Yard
London, Greater London N6 5JF United Kingdom
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Free

Join authors Dr Michelle Perro, pediatrician, and Dr Vincanne Adams, medical anthropologist, at the UK launch of this important new book exploring the link between the growing wave of chronic health issues affecting our children and our exposure to poisons in the environment, especially from our modern industrial foods. Join the authors for a Q & A. Booking essential - here

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Demain – a filmshow

Thu 24 May, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm BST
Studio RCA, StudioRCA, Riverlight Tower 1, 1 Riverlight Quay, Nine Elms Lane,
London, SW8 5AU United Kingdom
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Free

Demain (Tomorrow) is a hugely positive, affirming and inspirational film made by a small French film crew who set off around the world exploring creative solutions in the fields of food, energy, transport, economics and education. It visits permaculture farms, urban agriculture projects, community-owned renewable projects, local currencies, creative schools, ambitious recycling projects. It is the perfect antidote to the current sense of global despondency. Book for this event here And the nearby Black Cab Coffee Co will be serving…

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A hive of activity at buzzing Borough Market

Fri 25 May, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm BST
Borough Market, 8 Southwark Street
London, SE1 1TL United Kingdom
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Free

Join Borough Market for a day of un-bee-lievable inspiration on how to support urban bees. The Market Hall will be humming with bee experts who’ll provide an abundance of planting ideas for urban spaces, as well as sharing their expertise about hives and urban bee keeping. We’ll be joined by the author of ‘Planting for Honey Bees: the growers guide to creating a buzz’, Sarah Wyndham-Lewis for a live chat, plus from 1pm-2.30pm a special honey cookery demonstration will take…

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Plants play music

Fri 25 May, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sat 26 May, 2018

Bethnal Green Nature Reserve, Middleton Street, Bethnal Green, E2, London
London, Tower Hamlets E2 9RR United Kingdom
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Artist Carol Sharp demonstrates a device that can read the electromagnetic vibration of a plant and translate it into music, during an installation at Phytology, an artist led project at Bethnal Green Nature Reserve. Hear how patterns and melodies change in relationship to fluctuations in the environment, listen to different plants and interact with them to affect the sounds. Play an instrument and hear the plant respond. Performances with invited musicians during the day and Carol will talk about her…

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The Great Wellie Competition!

Fri 25 May, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm BST
Wandsworth Park, Wandsworth Park, Putney Bridge Rd,
London, Greater London SW15 2EF United Kingdom
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Free

Come to the judging and presentation to the winners of "The Great Wellie Competition” by our local MP, Justine Greening at 2.15pm. It will be the culmination of 10 days’ work by our local schools who will have planted up 15 wellington boots per school for a competition between the schools. They can use any props they wish and the objective is to be as creative as possible. They will be competing for the best wellie display. They will have…

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Creativity Workshop

Fri 25 May, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm BST
Thrive Main Garden, Thrive Battersea, Main Garden
Albert Bridge Rd, London SW11 4NJ United Kingdom
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Free

Enjoy two hours of reflection, observation and creativity in a beautiful garden. Participants will be asked to contemplate, draw and collage their ideas and thoughts about the importance and benefits of quiet, mostly with a focus on the collective needs of many. For example: why, how and where any community anywhere might benefit from quiet. This might be in relation to participants’ immediate neighbourhood, or communities elsewhere. This workshop is an opportunity to combine drawing and collage experiments with observation…

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Discussion: Urban gardening as a means of social change

Fri 25 May, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm BST
Studio RCA, StudioRCA, Riverlight Tower 1, 1 Riverlight Quay, Nine Elms Lane,
London, SW8 5AU United Kingdom
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Free

Discussion between Kate Metcalf of WEN (Women's Environmental Network) and philosopher Sara Lowe around urban gardening as a way of creating awareness of our surroundings and bringing about social change Kate is Co-Director at Women’s Environmental Network (WEN). WEN is the only UK charity working on issues that link women, health and the environment. Kate has 20 years' experience delivering participatory training, developing community networks, project management and campaigning. She has worked in international development organisations promoting gender equality in…

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E’ fiorito il borgo – A village in bloom

Sat 26 May, 2018
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 27 May, 2018

Nicola di Luni, Nicola di Luni
Nicola di Luni, La Spezia 19034 Italy
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E’ FIORITO IL BORGO è una manifestazione florovivaistica che si svolge per il terzo anno consecutivo a Nicola di Luni, un borgo medievale, con la sua caratteristica pianta ovale, arroccato tra le Apuane e il mare che da qui si domina completamente. Per l’intero fine settimana il borgo sarà invaso dai colori e dai profumi delle piante esposte ed appuntamenti culturali che coniugano le peculiarità storiche e paesaggistiche del luogo con la pratica dei fiori e dei giardini scandiranno i…

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Le piante mediterranee per i giardini del futuro

Sat 26 May, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm BST
Orto Botanico di Catania, Via Etnea 397,
Catania, Sicily, 95125 Italy
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Free

Antonia Cristaudo, professor of Botany at the University of Catania, will talk about how Mediterranean plants could inspire a new garden design

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The Magic of Herbs

Sat 26 May, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until Sun 27 May, 2018

The Herb Boat, The Slipway, Off White Post Lane,
London, London E9 5EN United Kingdom
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“Those who don’t believe in magic will never find it” (Roald Dahl). Come along to THE HERB BOAT, a trading narrowboat that roams the waterways of England, moored at Hackney Wick, and enjoy a small (it's on a boat!!) display about the Magic of Herbs. Discover a bit of the history of Herbal Magic; see some of the plants, roots, barks, leaves, resins and flowers and find out some of the ways they can be used. For a small charge…

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Take a Walk on the Wild Side

Sat 26 May, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm BST
Sandhurst Library, Sandhurst Library, The Broadway,
Sandhurst, Berkshire GU47 9BL United Kingdom
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Free

Stretch your legs with the Blackwater Valley Countryside Trust's Mary Ferriss and Peter Collins. Starting in Sandhurst, this gentle 9km circular walk passes through heathland, pasture and takes in Wildmoor Heath Nature Reserve's rolling landscape of heather, gorse and pine and part of Crowthorne Wood. Booking for this event is essential - here 

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L’impiego di wildflowers negli ambienti urbani

Sat 26 May, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm BST
Sala conferenze “Ferruzza – Romano”, Via Gaetano Abela, Castello Maniace,
Sicily, Syracuse, 96100 Italy
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Having a specific flora and fauna in a environment plays an important role in its identity. This talk by Professor Daniela Romano is about her research on how wild flowers are able to increase the biodiversity and even the identity of a place in anthropic ecosystems. In this context the talk will take stock of the knowledge acquired so far in terms of: 1) biodiversity of the herbaceous species that make up the Mediterranean flora / vegetation; 2) seed production…

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Laboratorio “Mordi il colore” insieme a Lucia Scuderi

Sat 26 May, 2018 @ 10:30 am BST
Orto Botanico di Catania, Via Etnea 397,
Catania, Sicily, 95125 Italy
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€5

Quali sono le stagioni dell'anno? E quali i suoi frutti? Le fragole vengono da una pianta o da un albero? Un peperone si può mangiare in inverno? Attraverso strumenti didattici Lucia Scuderi aiuterà i bambini a trovare ad ogni stagione il suo frutto o il suo ortaggio.

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Walthamstow Street Gardeners – a guided stroll around some buzzing streets

Sat 26 May, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm BST
Brown’s Green, Browns Road, Hoe Street
London, E17 4RZ United Kingdom
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Free

Come and join us for a tour of street and community gardens in Walthamstow!  This area is packed with fascinating sites where residents have taken greening the streets into their own hands - creating wildflower verges, rose gardens, pocket parks, street-planters, community food-growing plots (with pizza oven!) and even adopted gravestones. Every site comes with its own set of challenges and highlights, and gardeners from each project will be on-hand to answer questions and talk about what they've learnt along…

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Feeding Dreams: Herbs in the garden with Chef Arthur Potts Dawson

Sat 26 May, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm BST
Omved Gardens, Townsend Yard
London, Greater London N6 5JF United Kingdom
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Free

Spend time with Chef Arthur and experience how herbs are used to make meals delicious, healthy and nutritious. Talk through the world of herbs as Arthur takes you on a narrative of herbs and his food journeys around the planet. From Wild Oregano picking in Piedmont Italy to Puha leaves in New Zealand, Arthur has many stories to tell and recipes to share. Get immersed in herbs, make a classic Ligurian Basil Pesto, make a Thyme Salmariglio, experiment with flavours…

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Roof Garden Fun Day

Sat 26 May, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm BST
Doddington Community Roof Garden, Doddington and Rollo Estate
London, London SW11 5HD United Kingdom
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Free

Come and celebrate summertime at the Doddington and Rollo Community Roof Garden’s annual family fun day. Featuring an observation hive with live bees from Bee Urban – learn all about the life cycle of bees and why they’re so important for the environment. Plus story-telling, strawberry-picking, slug-and-snail-hunting, face-painting, food and music - all on a roof! Starting from 11am, with food at 1pm and fun throughout. All welcome and it’s totally free.

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MULTI-CULTI-vation

Sat 26 May, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm BST
Clair’s Garden, 184A Dalston Lane
London, E8 1LA United Kingdom
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Free

Join top chef Aidan Brooks (Eleven98) and community gardener/professional host Clair Battaglino (KEENTOGREEN) in an all day event that explores the "cultural roots" of some commonly grown edible plants. Visit Clair's garden in Hackney to learn more and see how she has transformed her very urban, Dalston garden into a productive yet attractive growing space. There will be tasting sessions throughout the day, giving you the opportunity to savour some traditional and innovative dishes and chat with Clair & Aidan…

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Daubeney Garden Show

Sat 26 May, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm BST
Daubeney Road, Hackney E5 0EQ, Daubeney Road
Hackney, LONDON E5 0EQ United Kingdom
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Free

Clapton Park Open Day, Homerton, Hackney. See how a Hackney neighbourhood is making its streets 10 x greener. Start at the Sparrowhawk newly painted on the wall of a house on Daubeney Road E5. Walk down the street past the street planting residents have done for a Friends of the Earth project. Stop at the end of the street and listen to how local people built a community garden there on a derelict car park. Spot the 40 year old…

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Below the Blossom…

Sat 26 May, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 2:30 pm BST
Amenity Space, Paradise Road
Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire RG9 1UA United Kingdom
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Free

Come along to celebrate the beautiful blossom in the newly planted community orchard in Henley on Thames. You will be able to meet the people who have been involved in organising and planting the orchard - many of whom are local residents.  There will be a talk at noon on orchards and conservation.  This event is inspired by the Japanese tradition of enjoying the blossom - please bring a picnic for after the talk.  All welcome.

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Tasseography (Future Tea)

Sat 26 May, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm BST
pump house pavilion, Battersea Park
London, SW11 4NJ United Kingdom
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Free

Join local horticulturalists and artist Joanna Brinton as we explore plants traditionally used to make tea. Drop in as we look for specimens local to the gallery and in the park, in particular the Rosebay Willow or Fireweed; a fast growing weed common to bomb sites that was gathered and dried to make drinks during the post war years. In this free session, we will be working with plant specimens and continue a local tradition by developing your own brew.…

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Flowerful Elephant

Sat 26 May, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm BST
Elephant Park, Elephant Road
London, SE17 1LB United Kingdom
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Free

Join us in Elephant & Castle’s newest park space as we kick off summer with a neighbourhood green gathering! The culmination of a Chelsea Fringe week of talk and walks in the area, this fun-filled family day will celebrate all things growing, health and wellbeing and flowerful in our special pocket of London. Don’t miss performances, stalls, games workshops and classes led by a number local organisations.

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How to best grow vegetables on a windowsill

Sat 26 May, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm BST
The Jetty, Greenwich Peninsula
London, SE10 0FL United Kingdom
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Free

Come and learn how to best grow vegetables on a windowsill while enjoying being inside 7 polytunnels side by side in a Tropical Jungle on the River Thames. Bring a container of your choice that can be up-cycled and transformed into a lovely growing container for your house. You will be able to line it and take some seeds home to grow in it. We can provide you with examples of containers to take home if you don't have any.…

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Paper Poppies

Sat 26 May, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm BST
Horniman Museum and Gardens, 100 London Road
London, SE23 3PQ United Kingdom
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Free

Paper Poppies Installation - Horniman Museum.  Hundreds of delicate handmade paper poppies, made by all children of all ages  from Horniman Primary School. Come along and enjoy our paper poppies installation, learn how to make your own wild paper poppy to take home, or add to surrounding area, guerrilla style

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School Art Exhibition

Sat 26 May, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm BST
Kitty Dancy Room, Sandhurst Town Council Offices, Yorktown Road,
Sandhurst, Berkshire GU47 9BJ United Kingdom
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Free

The pupils of Sandhurst schools are putting on an art exhibition for you to enjoy based on nature and flowers. There will be about 70 exhibits on show. Refreshments will be available free.

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Nepalese Cultural Dancing

Sat 26 May, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm BST
Sandhurst Town Council Offices, Sandhurst Town Council Offices, Yorktown Road,
Sandhurst, GU47 9BJ United Kingdom
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Free

Join us and watch the young people of the Nepalese Community express their culture in dance. Nepal, an important source of wild medicinal plants in the world, and Mount Everest form the backdrop that embraces dance to express the links to horticulture in the week of Chelsea Fringe.

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Pranic Healing

Sat 26 May, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm BST
Sandhurst Community Hall, Sandhurst Community Hall, Yorktown Rd,
Sandhurst, GU47 9BJ United Kingdom
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After a hard day's work in the garden why not consider the benefits of Pranic healing? This non-touch energy therapy can accelerate the healing process to address physical and emotional imbalances, engaging with nature around us. The technique can give happiness and clarity of mind, which you can learn to use yourself. You are welcome to come to one of our talks and a demonstration.  

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We Are All Wolves

Sat 26 May, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm BST
English Garden, Battersea Park, Battersea Park
London, SW11 4NJ United Kingdom
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A SERIES OF READINGS PERFORMED BY LOCAL ACTORS Exploring the Anthropocene through storytelling, the public is invited to join performers on benches in the English Garden in Battersea Park, to listen to an intimate reading of the selected texts. Scrutinise our flirtatious, sometime amorous and hateful relationship to Nature, through a selection of texts by J.G Ballard, Edouard Glissant, Donna Haraway, Ursula Le Guin to name a few. The selection of texts will endeavour to demonstrate the complex range of…

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Street Trees: The Urban Arboretum

Sun 27 May, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm BST
56 Ambler Road, London N4 2QR, 56 Ambler Road
London, London N4 2QR United Kingdom
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£10

An entertaining (and educational!) walk around the streets of N4 (Finsbury Park) with the very knowledgeable and very likeable Paul Wood, author of 'London's Street Trees'. Fascinating facts and a great insight into why and when particular trees were planted in our streets in Islington and Hackney. Huge fun and you'll learn a lot! Booking essential here

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Guerrilla Gardening Goes POSH!

Sun 27 May, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 5:00 pm BST
Angerstein Lane, 5 Angerstein Lane, Blackheath
London, SE3 7TT United Kingdom
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Previously unloved sylvan lane has been rescued from flytippers and reinvented by two neighbours.  A mixture of meadow, cottage and formal planting it featured in the Guardian,  "How Does Your Garden Grow?" Unusually rural, it once led to Woodlands House.   A 5-minute walk from the NE tip of Royal Greenwich Park.  Seating with tea and cake available. Nimbys especially welcome.

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Feeding Dreams: Aya Tanaka at Omved

Sun 27 May, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm BST
Omved Gardens, Townsend Yard
London, Greater London N6 5JF United Kingdom
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£30

Ikebana, the Japanese art of flower arranging, is a mediation and an art. With as much attention and focus on the shapes and spaces between the flowers and stems, the discipline is a very different practice to western flower arranging. Create a wabi-sabi Japanese flower arrangement Ikebana while sipping green tea and traditional Japanese sweets. Led by Aya Tanaka, professional Japanese flower designer and Ikebana professor, the workshop highlights a history of Ikebana as well as its philosophy, practical techniques.…

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The Legacy of John Evelyn and the future at Sayes Court

Sun 27 May, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm BST
Sayes Court Park, Sayes Court Street,
London, SE8 3LN United Kingdom
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Deptford, Southeast London was home to one of England’s greatest horticulturists John Evelyn. At Sayes Court Park we will be exploring John Evelyn writings ‘Kalendarium Hortense’ & ‘Directions for the Gardiner’ at Sayes Court. In this workshop we will discussing history and origins of the plants and flowers he grew here, and we will be sowing current cultivars available today in pots to take away. You are invited to visit the John Evelyn Community Garden also in Deptford and bring…

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Fun with Frolicking Fairies

Sun 27 May, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 4:30 pm BST
Worlds End Estate community kitchen garden, Worlds End Estate
London, SW10 OEG United Kingdom
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A day of family focused activities inspired by flower fairy books of the 1920s. There will be fairy and elf trails around the garden and a chance to explore the wildlife that lives there. Learn how to construct a bug hotel to take away, make a fruit & vegetable ‘beast’ and find out more about the plants and flowers growing in the community kitchen garden at Worlds End. Twitter

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Get the Chelsea Look

Sun 27 May, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm BST
Alexandra Park, St Helens Road
Hastings, East Sussex TN34 2LD United Kingdom
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The Greenhouse Group host another Chelsea Fringe event in Alexandra Park on Sunday 27th of May 2018. There will be plenty of donated plants on sale and from a marquee near the cafe and from the 1930's greenhouse, which is being restored as as a community horticultural centre, well worth a visit to see how it is blossoming. The cafe will serve a strawberry tea, idverde, the parks and gardens landscape team, will be handing out free seeds, local nurseries…

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The Not so Secret Language of Flowers

Sun 27 May, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm BST
pump house pavilion, Battersea Park
London, SW11 4NJ United Kingdom
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During Victorian times floriography (the language of flowers) was used as a means of coded communication, allowing people to express feelings which otherwise could not be spoken. In this workshop, make flower prints on postcards which you can send as special messages to your friends, family or enemies. You might want to declare your love, you might also want to tell your flatmate to take out the bin. In any case, come and invent a new flower language with us…

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Botanical Badges: Printing Workshop with Linda Florence

Sun 27 May, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm BST
Nine Elms Pavilion, Riverside Walk
London, SW11 United Kingdom
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Join us for a fun-filled and creative afternoon printing textile badges based on local plant life. This workshop is suitable for the whole family and will give you the opportunity to design and print using a specialist dye process to create a uniquely patterned souvenir. The workshop will be run by designer Linda Florence who designed and printed the patterns on the newly installed pavilion by architects Studio Weave on the Thames river walkway.

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Colouring in the Place

Sun 27 May, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm BST
Bow Arts, Bow Arts Trust, 183 Bow Road
London, E3 2SJ United Kingdom
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Colouring in Place is a natural dye and quilting workshop where the public gets to help make a map of the greenery of East London while trying out these textile techniques. Everyone is welcome to come along on the day and share your stories of any local plants, trees or green spaces that you notice or appreciate in East London. We'll be turning some of these into natural dyes and adding them to a community quilt map of the natural…

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Feeding Dreams: Kadialy Kouyate, singer songwriter plays the Kora

Sun 27 May, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm BST
Omved Gardens, Townsend Yard
London, Greater London N6 5JF United Kingdom
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Kadialy Kouyate is a musician, a singer songwriter inspired by the West African Griot repertoire. Born into the great line of Kouyate Griot in Southern Senegal, Kadialy’s mesmerising kora playing and singing style have been appreciated in many prestigious venues as both a soloist and in different ensembles. We are very excited to hear Kadialy play at Omved Gardens.

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Il plurale supera sempre il singolare

Sun 27 May, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm BST
RADICEPURA, RADICEPURA, VIA FOGAZZARO, 19
GIARRE, Catania 95024 Italy
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"The Plural always overtakes the singular" is a series of works inspired by Braudel’s Mediterranean ideas and realized by Federico Baronello. Within Radicepura’s outdoor areas two diagrams are placed to work as a photo camera. The outputs are progressively shown in Radicepura’s foundation building.

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May 2019

London 12 Trees – 33 Boroughs

Sat 18 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

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We asked London's Tree Officers in all 33 Boroughs to show us their favourite 12 trees in each Borough. Now you can see their choices online and find your nearest tree when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

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The Great Trees of London

Sat 18 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

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You've mapped London's Greatest Trees - the oldest, tallest, rarest, most loved, living landmarks ... See a map of them all online and find your nearest when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

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The Haggerston Hop – self guided tree walk

Sat 18 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

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Explore the trees around Haggerston on a self guided tree walk based on the trail in Paul Wood's book London's Street Trees. The map of the walk is available online and TiCL App will help you navigate the trail when you're there.

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Matisse-Inspired Bottle Garden installation

Sat 18 May @ 7:15 am - 8:30 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 7:15 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Horniman Museum and Gardens, 100 London Road
London, SE23 3PQ United Kingdom
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Children of all ages from The Horniman Primary school will be planting bee friendly plants, grown from seeds by them, to create a Matisse-inspired recycled bottle garden. A really magical and inspiring project which we cannot wait to share with you all. In collaboration with the Horniman Museum and Gardens, these Matisse-inspired recycled bottles will be installed in the Horniman Museum Grounds for all to enjoy during the 9 days of Chelsea Fringe, with all seeds and compost kindly donated…

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CeReRe Fringe garden

Sat 18 May @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

In the school yard. Via de Barberi CIttadella dello Studente Grosseto Tuscany Italy, Via de Barberi CIttadella dello Studente
Grosseto, Tuscany 58100 Italy
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Ceres was a Roman goddess of agriculture as well as fertility in general. This meant that in pretty much every way possible, she was one of the goddesses directly responsible for life itself. According to some myths, it was Ceres who showed humans how to grow wheat. According to others, she saved humanity from famines. The “garden job” has just began, it involves the pupils of our school, the staff, and the neighbourhood. The Istituto Statale di Istruzione Speriore Leopoldo…

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Tai Trees

Sat 18 May @ 8:00 am - 8:45 am BST
Lloyd Square Garden, Islington
London, WC1X 9BA United Kingdom
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£4 – £8

Tai Chi under the trees in a beautiful leafy Georgian Square in Clerkenwell. Derek Pearce, an experienced teacher from London’s Mei Quan Academy will lead 30 people young and old through dynamic and tranquil moves, evoking the trees’ expansiveness and rootedness to place. Part of London's 2019 Urban Tree Festival, made possible by city-greening charity Trees for Cities. We are delighted to welcome Tonkin Liu architects who not only created our new logo but are also inviting you to take part in…

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Hydrologic

Sat 18 May @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Walthamstow Wetlands, Walthamstow Wetlands, 2 Forest Road
London, England N17 9NH United Kingdom
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For this year's Chelsea Fringe Festival Borrowed Light Floral Studio have created a trio of suspended sculptures inspired by the water cycle and the local flora of the Walthamstow Wetlands. Floating within the Turbine Room, reeds harvested from the Walthamstow Wetlands have been blended with Lunaria and Gypsophila to create a wispy cloud of dried floral material. This sculpture represents the condensation part of the water cycle, where water vapour cools and turns back into a liquid. In the Boiler…

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Urban Tree Festival: Explore the Urban Forest: Angel to Old Street

Sat 18 May @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am BST
Angel tube station, Upper Street
London, N1 8XX United Kingdom
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£4 – £8

Part of London's 2019 Urban Tree Festival, made possible by city-greening charity Trees for Cities. We are delighted to welcome Paul Wood, author of "London Street Trees" and "London is a Forest" to lead a 2 hour walkshop to Explore the Urban Forest. Soaring planes and rare exotic trees feature on this walk around the backstreets of Islington and Shoreditch. Starting at Angel tube station, we criss-cross City Road and weave our way between the boroughs of Islington and Hackney where quite…

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Stream Walk Community Garden

Sat 18 May @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm BST
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Fridays is for families only - admittance only if you have a child with you.
Stream Walk Community Garden, Stream Walk footpath, off Old Bridge Road and Cromwell Road
Whitstable, Kent CT51RH United Kingdom
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Stream Walk Community Garden is tucked away along Stream Walk footpath close to the heart of Whitstable. Quarter of an acre of ex-allotment land is the home of varied garden areas, a Tea Shed, outdoor classroom, composting toilet, fruit trees and much much more; the garden demonstrates organic gardening at its best. Run by volunteers and hosting a wood-work group and family group, the garden welcomes the whole community to come and join in with gardening and other activities. Saturday…

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Grape to Glass

Sat 18 May @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm BST
Fairmile Vineyard, Fairmile, Henley on Thames. RG9 2LA, Fairmile
Henley on Thames, Oxon RG9 2LA United Kingdom
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£10.00

A tour of  Fairmile Vineyard, Henley on Thames, with a talk about the grape growing process culminating with a glass of our sparkling wine. There will be three tours during the day limited to 20 people per tour at 10am, 1pm and 3pm. To book your tour of the Vineyard, please telephone or email the vineyard directly.  

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Woodland Magic and Forest Fun – Horsenden Hill

Sat 18 May @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm BST
Horsenden Hill, The Hayloft, Horsenden Farm, Horsenden Lane North,
Greenford, UB6 7PQ United Kingdom
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We are delighted to welcome the Friends of Horsenden Hill who invite you to experience some Woodland magic and forest fun throughout Saturday 18 May. Made up of three main areas, Horsenden Hill is the largest single nature conservation site within the borough of Ealing at 100 ha. Located in Perivale this site comprises of meadows, wetland and woodland habitat so there is plenty to see. About the park:   A beautiful area of ancient woodland, grassland, ponds and hedgerows, that…

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Art In A Garden

Sat 18 May @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

Mires Beck Nursery, Low Mill Lane
Brough, HU152NR United Kingdom
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Horticultural nursery giving work experience to adults with learning difficulties, joins forces with East Riding Artists and Haltemprice Art Club to create an art exhibition around the nursery's gardens. The event creates the opportunity for the public who would not usually engage with social enterprise to see the work and experience the natural conservation site where we are growing wildflowers, perennials and herbs.

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The urban forest and the tree officers who manage it

Sat 18 May @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm BST
Southwark Underground station, Blackfriars Road
London, SE1 8JZ United Kingdom
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£4 – £8

Part of the Urban Tree Festival, we are delighted to welcome John Parker, tree officer at Transport for London, and executive board member of the London Tree Officers’ Association. This walk will explore some of the streets around Southwark. John Parker will be looking at trees and other green infrastructure in the area and describing the environmental, economic and social benefits that trees bring to London. The crucial role of London's tree officers and managers will also be examined; the…

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From This Land at OmVed Gardens

Sat 18 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Omved Gardens, Townsend Yard
London, Greater London N6 5JF United Kingdom
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OmVed Gardens opens the gates for its third year at Chelsea Fringe. For the Fringe this year we have collaborated with Thrown Comtemporary, Highgate, to exhibit ceramic works exploring connections to the garden. ‘From This Land’ brings together ceramics and mixed media artwork that draws inspiration from and for nature, whether in responding to the natural landscape around them, collecting natural materials to use within their work or creating vessels to bring nature into our homes. The show is a…

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Thrive Selfie Trail

Sat 18 May @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Thrive Main Garden, Thrive Battersea, Main Garden
Albert Bridge Rd, London SW11 4NJ United Kingdom
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Free

Garden Selfie- 19th - 26th May: As part of Thrive's 40th birthday celebrations, ‘Garden Selfie’ is a trail around our 4 gardens at Battersea Park encouraging the participant to explore views of the park determined by our gardeners. Frames, designed by Thrive gardeners around the theme of natural creativity, encourage photos to be shared of their experiences in the gardens. Trail maps available from Main Garden throughout the week. Water colour focus - Sunday, 26th May at 10:30am: Michael Warren…

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Jardinière 19 “The Water Garden”

Sat 18 May @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm BST
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until Thu 23 May, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

House Mill Gallery, The Miller’s House, Three Mill Lane, Bromley-by-Bow
London, E3 3DU United Kingdom
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"The Water Garden" is a place of sanctuary and contemplation in unsettling times. For Jardinière 2019 we are producing an instillation of Perspex and wood Marimo water containers, willow and slate structures, pyramid planters, etched copper suspensions and metal plant supports. Abstract Paintings and sculptures involving riverside textures and forms will be displayed alongside featured dolls, interior products and textiles with a rust, concrete, moss or lichen theme. This will all be set in the beautiful surrounds of the House…

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Apicultura biologica: in bilico tra scienza e passione

Sat 18 May @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm BST
Orto Botanico di Catania, Orto Botanico dell'Università di Catania, Via Etnea, 397,
Catania, 95128 Italy
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Con l’ausilio di arnie, barattoli di miele, colonie di api vive e ronzanti si terrà una conferenza all’aperto sul mondo dell'apicultura, delle api e del loro reale rischio di scomparsa.

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From This Land at Thrown

Sat 18 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Thrown, 26 Highgate High Street
London, N65JG United Kingdom
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A specially curated group exhibition presenting twelve artists and makers and their responses to the natural landscape. Featuring emerging and established names, 'From This Land' will focus primarily on ceramics alongside a collection of abstract landscape-inspired drawings by recent graduate Samantha Silverton and handmade textile flowers by Isabel Dodd. The exhibition will also include Zulieka Melluish’s botanical-pressed wall plates, Simon Kidd’s wheel-thrown and slip-cast porcelain ceramics incorporating the materials and tools that have created the landscape of his home in…

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Back to the Future

Sat 18 May @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm BST
Hackney CVS, 24-30 Dalston Lane
London, E8 3AZ United Kingdom
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Mushroom Growing in a (possibly) Post-Brexit Britain. Stressed about sourcing edible fungi if the UK leaves the EU?  Worried about where your wine caps will come from? Scared the price of shitake will mushroom? Then grow your own! Darren Springer horticulture tutor & keen mushroom grower will be working alongside participants to create a mushroom growing area at Rainbow Grow’s Dalston base. He will be facilitating 2 free “HOW TO” sessions at 12 & 2pm. Join us for a FUNgi…

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A Botanist Takes to Paint

Sat 18 May @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

townhouse, 5 Fournier St
London, London E1 6QE United Kingdom
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An exhibition of recent paintings by David Stuart, botanist, author and now artist. Much of his work uses plants as a central motif and though treated with great expression, all are based on an intense knowledge of plant design and an equally intense love of their beauty. David has always loved plants. After frequent painting trips to Kew Gardens as a child, he became a botanist studying plant structure and relationships and has a PhD from Edinburgh University, working at…

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Urban Tree Festival Outdoor Studio

Sat 18 May @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm BST
Paddington Recreation Ground, Paddington Recreation Ground, Randolph Avenue , Maida Vale
London, W9 1PD United Kingdom
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We are delighted to welcome artist Gail Astbury, who is taking up residence in our Urban Tree Festival Outdoor Studio. Urban Tree Festival Outdoor Studio:  Novice or expert when wielding a paintbrush or sketching pencil why not visit the Outdoors Studio and try your hand at capturing trees in our urban neighbourhoods on paper. Gail Astbury has chosen her local park as her Outdoor Studio: Paddington Recreation Ground. Where 4-minute miler Sir Rodger Bannister and Tour de France cyclist Sir Bradley…

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Wild Singing at Nunhead Cemetery Open Day

Sat 18 May @ 11:15 am - 1:00 pm BST
Nunhead Cemetery, Limesford Road
London, SE15 3LP United Kingdom
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£10

Friends of Nunhead Cemetery present Wild Singing at their Open Day on Saturday, 18th May 2019 from 11.30am to 1pm. Come and sing outdoors and explore this beautiful place. We are delighted to welcome Kate Allan wild singing. A selection of seasonal songs and rounds will be taught by ear by experienced singing for health practitioner, Kate Allan whose clients include the NHS.  You can find out more about Kate here. Please wear clothing suitable to the prevailing weather, including…

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Trees and more on a stroll through three of Bloomsbury’s squares

Sat 18 May @ 11:30 am - 12:45 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 11:30 am, repeating until Sun 19 May, 2019

Mecklenburgh Square, Mecklenburgh Square
London, WC1N 2AD United Kingdom
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£4 – £8

Camden Tour Guides Association in conjunction with The Association of Bloomsbury Squares and Gardens are proposing walks from Mecklenburgh Square via Brunswick Square to Russell Square looking at their historical development. Now dominated by fine London Planes there are many others of interest which may easily be overlooked. The walk will take place on both the Saturday 18th & Sunday 19th May at 11:30am and start half way along the east side of Mecklenburgh Square by the entrance to the…

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Art in an urban oasis

Sat 18 May @ 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm BST
Calthorpe Project, 258-274 Grays Inn Road
London, London WC1X 8LH United Kingdom
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Enjoy music, food, cocktails & art in the Calthorpe Project Garden. Take a tour of our closed loop system: food growing > consumption > composting > food growing. We'll be working with students from Central St Martins College of Art and Design - check here for up-to-date information. Our café uses the vegetables and herbs grown in the garden and any vegetable from café waste is composted in the anaerobic digester. The liquid produced goes back into the soil to…

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Are you coming to Strawberry Fayre?

Sat 18 May @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm BST
Lauriston School (entrance via Connor Street), Rutland Road
Hackney, E9 7JS United Kingdom
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Free

Come and celebrate our edible garden. You can plant a seed, make a mini scarecrow, stroll through the orchard and commune with the chickens. Free art and craft workshops will be running throughout the day. We will have cream tea, Pimms and strawberry plants on sale.

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Urban Tree Festival 2019: Discovering King James I’s Mulberry Garden

Sat 18 May @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm BST
St James’ Church, 197 Piccadilly
London, W1J 9LL United Kingdom
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£4 – £8

Part of the Urban Tree Festival, we are delighted to welcome mulberry tree specialist and urban tree photographer, Dr Peter Coles, who will be leading a walk around the perimeter of what, in the 17th century, was James I’s Mulberry Garden. The King planted 10,000 mulberry trees here in 1609/10 to feed silkworms, as part of his plans to start an English silk industry.  As well as discovering 10 mature mulberry trees, the walk also takes in a beautiful Wren…

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Taking cuttings @ The Jetty

Sat 18 May @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm BST
The Jetty, Greenwich Peninsula
London, SE10 0FL United Kingdom
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The Jetty @ Greenwich is one of our most interesting sites.  Made up of 7 polytunnels side by side, this is a huge growing and event space with a tropical climate on the River Thames. Come and learn how to take softwood cuttings of shrubby herbs (such as sage and lemon verbena) and plant them in hand made paper pots and take some home with you to start a new collection of plants.

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Rhoda Street Garden

Sat 18 May @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm BST
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18th May & 19th May, open from 12.00-18.00 on both days
Rhoda Street, 8-10 Rhoda Street
London, Greater London E2 7EF United Kingdom
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Enjoy an open weekend at the Rhoda Street Garden for a talk and exhibition on the theme of urban plant life and plant agency. Perdita Fenn, landscape architect and gardener will introduce the garden at Rhoda Street and talk about its on going transformation from small derelict brownfield site to productive garden for both humans and non-humans. Plants are a dynamic force on this site; powerful agents of change that are striving and purposeful, muscles flexing incrementally over time. Apical,…

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Slade Edible Playground

Sat 18 May @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm BST
slade gardens, Slade Gardens Adventure Playground, Stockwell Park Road
London, London SW9 0AB United Kingdom
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Come and discover the new Edible Playground at Slade Gardens Adventure Playground, recently created thanks to funding from the Mayor's Fund & Trust for London. A perfect spot to combine the outdoors, nature and some fun on the adventure playground! Join us for a session of pond dipping as we look to see if any amphibians have moved into our newly built pond and then enjoy a tour of the new garden to see what vegetables we have growing, before…

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Urban Tree Festival 2019: Mindfulness among Trees

Sat 18 May @ 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm BST
Ruskin Park, Denmark Hill
London, SE5 8EL United Kingdom
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£4 – £8

Part of London’s 2019  Urban Tree Festival, we are delighted to welcome yoga and mindfulness teacher Mel Sutton to lead a 75 minute mindfulness walkshop on Mindfulness among trees.   Learn simple ways to be calm and connect to your greater sense of wellbeing. Mindful walking, senses and a colour visualisation will be practices in this lunchtime walk-shop. Being among nature and trees we find peace and calm from the mental chatter and release stress that we all experience. Mindfulness…

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Guinness World Record – longest daisy chain

Sat 18 May @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm BST
Dovehouse Green, Dovehouse Green, King's Road
London, SW3 6NT United Kingdom
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This year Mary Quant is celebrating a retrospective at the V&A and as her original boutique Bazaar was on King's Road, Chelsea, we are celebrating the daisy which identifies her time as a world class designer. We are planning to break the Guinness World Record for the longest daisy chain as part of this year's Chelsea Fringe celebrations. Join in the fun to create a daisy chain on Dovehouse Green. Be part of the historic challenge as part of our…

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Heavenly Herb Beds

Sat 18 May @ 2:00 pm BST
Trumpington Community oRchard, behind Foster Road, Trumpington
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire CB2 9JP United Kingdom
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Free

In the beautiful setting of Trumpington Community Orchard we are spending the afternoon planting up and re-establishing our herb garden. We hope you will enjoy together the wildflowers and fruit blossoms whilst learning about herbs and their benefits and how we best grow them. An event for all the family to enjoy, please feel free to bring a picnic.

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Bee Urban

Sat 18 May @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm BST
Town House, 5 Fournier Street
London, E1 6QE United Kingdom
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Free

Come and hear about bee-keeping in London from Bee Urban, who look after the hives on the roof of the National Theatre and the Southbank Centre - and see a mobile observation hive and of course the bees! Based in Kennington Park, where they have turned a derelict site at the Old Keeper’s Lodge into a thriving community space, Bee Urban offers training in sustainable practice in bee-keeping and the urban environment. They also manage hives at various sites in…

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Urban Tree Festival: London Woodland Walk

Sat 18 May @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm BST
Wimbledon Common, Cannizaro Road
London, SW19 5NA United Kingdom
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£4 – £8

Part of London's 2019 Urban Tree Festival, made possible by city-greening charity Trees for Cities. We are delighted to welcome Peter Fiennes, author of 'Oak and Ash and Thorn', to lead a 90 minute woodland walk in Wimbledon. Join Peter Fiennes, author of 'Oak and Ash and Thorn: the ancient woods and new forests of Britain' on a woodland walk across Wimbledon Common. The walk is part of the Urban Tree Festival- and we will be discussing the topical issue of…

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Garden Gourmet – the Greedy Gardener

Sat 18 May @ 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm BST
Parma – the historical city centre, Orto Botanico, Strada Farini, 90, Parma ; Chiostro del Conservatorio, str.Conservatorio, 27a,
Parma, Parma, Emilia Romagna 43100 Italy
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45.00€

Giardini Gourmet è un progetto culturale di valorizzazione dei giardini della città di Parma e dei prodotti del territorio parmigiano, ideato e realizzato da Angela Zaffignani in collaborazione con Parma Unesco City of Gastronomy. Un progetto che unisce natura, arte, musica e sapori dell’area geografica, aprendo le porte di luoghi esclusivi, per momenti di incontro culturali piacevoli e rilassanti, nel verde della splendida città di Parma. Ogni serata toccherà tre giardini distinti, in ognuno dei quali verrà officiato un momento…

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London 12 Trees – 33 Boroughs

Sun 19 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

We asked London's Tree Officers in all 33 Boroughs to show us their favourite 12 trees in each Borough. Now you can see their choices online and find your nearest tree when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

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The Great Trees of London

Sun 19 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

You've mapped London's Greatest Trees - the oldest, tallest, rarest, most loved, living landmarks ... See a map of them all online and find your nearest when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

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The Haggerston Hop – self guided tree walk

Sun 19 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

Explore the trees around Haggerston on a self guided tree walk based on the trail in Paul Wood's book London's Street Trees. The map of the walk is available online and TiCL App will help you navigate the trail when you're there.

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Matisse-Inspired Bottle Garden installation

Sun 19 May @ 7:15 am - 8:30 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 7:15 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Horniman Museum and Gardens, 100 London Road
London, SE23 3PQ United Kingdom
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Free

Children of all ages from The Horniman Primary school will be planting bee friendly plants, grown from seeds by them, to create a Matisse-inspired recycled bottle garden. A really magical and inspiring project which we cannot wait to share with you all. In collaboration with the Horniman Museum and Gardens, these Matisse-inspired recycled bottles will be installed in the Horniman Museum Grounds for all to enjoy during the 9 days of Chelsea Fringe, with all seeds and compost kindly donated…

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Hydrologic

Sun 19 May @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Walthamstow Wetlands, Walthamstow Wetlands, 2 Forest Road
London, England N17 9NH United Kingdom
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Free

For this year's Chelsea Fringe Festival Borrowed Light Floral Studio have created a trio of suspended sculptures inspired by the water cycle and the local flora of the Walthamstow Wetlands. Floating within the Turbine Room, reeds harvested from the Walthamstow Wetlands have been blended with Lunaria and Gypsophila to create a wispy cloud of dried floral material. This sculpture represents the condensation part of the water cycle, where water vapour cools and turns back into a liquid. In the Boiler…

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Stream Walk Community Garden

Sun 19 May @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm BST
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Fridays is for families only - admittance only if you have a child with you.
Stream Walk Community Garden, Stream Walk footpath, off Old Bridge Road and Cromwell Road
Whitstable, Kent CT51RH United Kingdom
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Stream Walk Community Garden is tucked away along Stream Walk footpath close to the heart of Whitstable. Quarter of an acre of ex-allotment land is the home of varied garden areas, a Tea Shed, outdoor classroom, composting toilet, fruit trees and much much more; the garden demonstrates organic gardening at its best. Run by volunteers and hosting a wood-work group and family group, the garden welcomes the whole community to come and join in with gardening and other activities. Saturday…

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Veteran Trees of Hampstead Heath

Sun 19 May @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm BST
Golders Hill Park, Golders Hill Park, West Heath Avenue,
London, NW11 7QP United Kingdom
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Free

Come and join the arboricultural staff at Hampstead Heath and the Ancient Tree Forum for a walk around the Heath to discover the wealth of veteran trees. Trees play an important role in cities, from removing pollutants to helping to cool air temperatures. Trees are also important for wildlife; veteran trees are home to a wide range of wildlife species, largely dependent on decaying wood as a habitat. The walk will showcase these fantastic trees and the work being undertaken…

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Art In A Garden

Sun 19 May @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

Mires Beck Nursery, Low Mill Lane
Brough, HU152NR United Kingdom
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Free

Horticultural nursery giving work experience to adults with learning difficulties, joins forces with East Riding Artists and Haltemprice Art Club to create an art exhibition around the nursery's gardens. The event creates the opportunity for the public who would not usually engage with social enterprise to see the work and experience the natural conservation site where we are growing wildflowers, perennials and herbs.

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Urban Tree Festival 2019: Explore the Urban Forest: Borough to Bermondsey

Sun 19 May @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm BST
London Bridge rail station, St Thomas Street
London, SE1 9SP United Kingdom
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£4 – £8

Part of London's 2019 Urban Tree Festival, made possible by city-greening charity Trees for Cities. We are delighted to welcome Paul Wood, author of "London Street Trees" and "London is a Forest" to lead a 2 hour walkshop to Explore the Urban Forest. We will trace the old borough of Bermondsey, which we can thank Ada Salter, former Bermondsey Mayor, a devotee of the 'Tree of Heaven' (Ailanthus altissima) for which she organised the planting around the borough.  Although Bermondsey has been…

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A Gardener’s Progress: Spring Open Day at Chiswick House Kitchen Garden and Hogarth’s House

Sun 19 May @ 11:00 am - 3:30 pm BST
Chiswick House Walled Kitchen Garden, Chiswick
London, W4 2QN United Kingdom
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Free

Come along to West London for your chance to visit Hogarth’s House and Chiswick House and Gardens, where the Kitchen Garden is hosting its first Open Day of the year! Val Bott MBE will kick off the day with a talk at 11:30 on ‘Pleasure Gardens and Pineapple Stoves: Gardeners at Chiswick House 1700-1850’; there will also be a beekeeping demonstration, a potted adventure trail for children, the chance to purchase seasonal produce and plants grown in the Kitchen Garden,…

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From This Land at OmVed Gardens

Sun 19 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Omved Gardens, Townsend Yard
London, Greater London N6 5JF United Kingdom
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Free

OmVed Gardens opens the gates for its third year at Chelsea Fringe. For the Fringe this year we have collaborated with Thrown Comtemporary, Highgate, to exhibit ceramic works exploring connections to the garden. ‘From This Land’ brings together ceramics and mixed media artwork that draws inspiration from and for nature, whether in responding to the natural landscape around them, collecting natural materials to use within their work or creating vessels to bring nature into our homes. The show is a…

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Thrive Selfie Trail

Sun 19 May @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Thrive Main Garden, Thrive Battersea, Main Garden
Albert Bridge Rd, London SW11 4NJ United Kingdom
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Free

Garden Selfie- 19th - 26th May: As part of Thrive's 40th birthday celebrations, ‘Garden Selfie’ is a trail around our 4 gardens at Battersea Park encouraging the participant to explore views of the park determined by our gardeners. Frames, designed by Thrive gardeners around the theme of natural creativity, encourage photos to be shared of their experiences in the gardens. Trail maps available from Main Garden throughout the week. Water colour focus - Sunday, 26th May at 10:30am: Michael Warren…

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Aya Tanaka ‘From This Land Exhibition’

Sun 19 May @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm BST
Omved Gardens, Townsend Yard
London, Greater London N6 5JF United Kingdom
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Free

Aya returns to OmVed Gardens to give a demonstration in Ikebana, the ancient art of Japanese flower arranging. Aya’s work will be inspired by From This Land, a collaborative exhibition between OmVed Gardens and Thrown Contemporary.

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Grow Together – Spring Celebration at Bohemia Walled Garden

Sun 19 May @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm BST
Bohemia Walled Garden, Bohemia Walled Garden, Bohemia Rd
Hastings, East Sussex TN34 1EX United Kingdom
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Free

Join us to celebrate spring and the growing of plants and community! Wander around our beautiful garden, find out about its history and present, and relax with coffee, tea and homemade treats on our lawn. Or you can help to grow a Poe-tree, do some art and plant some seeds to take home. There will be a great talk about growing food organically, and local vocal group Sea Tones will entertain us with feelgood songs. Free entry, refreshments for sale.…

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An Apple a Day

Sun 19 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Chelsea Physic Garden, 66 Royal Hospital Road
London, Greater London SW3 4HS United Kingdom
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Free on entry to the Garden

Tom Hare’s wonderful hand-woven “Apple” heralds our new theme ‘Food is Medicine’ and can be found at our Swan Walk entrance. For more information about this event see here

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The Art and Healing Power of Plants

Sun 19 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Chelsea Physic Garden, 66 Royal Hospital Road
London, Greater London SW3 4HS United Kingdom
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Free on entry to the Garden

A Garden exhibition of our botanical art collection, in partnership with the Royal Brompton Hospital, focusing on plants used to treat heart and lung conditions. More details about this exhibition here

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Native Tree Talk and Walk

Sun 19 May @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm BST
Wandsworth Park, Wandsworth Park, Putney Bridge Rd,
London, Greater London SW15 2EF United Kingdom
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£5

The Friends of Wandsworth Park are delighted to welcome their Committee member, Simon Edwards, one of the co-founders of the Urban Tree Festival and creator of the TiCL tree trail system, to give an informal talk about what it means to be a 'native tree' followed by a guided walk around Wandsworth Park looking at the native trees.  

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Jardinière 19 “The Water Garden”

Sun 19 May @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm BST
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Wed 22 May, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until Thu 23 May, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

House Mill Gallery, The Miller’s House, Three Mill Lane, Bromley-by-Bow
London, E3 3DU United Kingdom
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Free

"The Water Garden" is a place of sanctuary and contemplation in unsettling times. For Jardinière 2019 we are producing an instillation of Perspex and wood Marimo water containers, willow and slate structures, pyramid planters, etched copper suspensions and metal plant supports. Abstract Paintings and sculptures involving riverside textures and forms will be displayed alongside featured dolls, interior products and textiles with a rust, concrete, moss or lichen theme. This will all be set in the beautiful surrounds of the House…

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From This Land at Thrown

Sun 19 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Thrown, 26 Highgate High Street
London, N65JG United Kingdom
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Free

A specially curated group exhibition presenting twelve artists and makers and their responses to the natural landscape. Featuring emerging and established names, 'From This Land' will focus primarily on ceramics alongside a collection of abstract landscape-inspired drawings by recent graduate Samantha Silverton and handmade textile flowers by Isabel Dodd. The exhibition will also include Zulieka Melluish’s botanical-pressed wall plates, Simon Kidd’s wheel-thrown and slip-cast porcelain ceramics incorporating the materials and tools that have created the landscape of his home in…

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Bruce Castle Park Tree Walk

Sun 19 May @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm BST
Bruce Castle Park, Lordship Lane,
Tottenham,, N17 8NU United Kingdom
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Free

Explore the trees of Bruce Castle Park with the Tottenham Trees group. The Bruce Castle Oak came 2nd in the the English Tree of the Year Competition. Admire this impressive tree! We will look at some of the more exotic trees in the Park including Caucasian Elm, Paper Bark Maple, Snake Bark Maple and a Tulip Tree. There will be an Indian Bean Tree that doesn't come from India and doesn't produce beans... Also a Mulberry for those on the…

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A Botanist Takes to Paint

Sun 19 May @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

townhouse, 5 Fournier St
London, London E1 6QE United Kingdom
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An exhibition of recent paintings by David Stuart, botanist, author and now artist. Much of his work uses plants as a central motif and though treated with great expression, all are based on an intense knowledge of plant design and an equally intense love of their beauty. David has always loved plants. After frequent painting trips to Kew Gardens as a child, he became a botanist studying plant structure and relationships and has a PhD from Edinburgh University, working at…

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Smell and Touch Safari

Sun 19 May @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm BST
Geraldine Mary Harmsworth Gardens, Imperial War Museum
London, SE1 6HZ United Kingdom
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Free – £14

Part of London's 2019 Urban Tree Festival, made possible by city-greening charity Trees for Cities. We are delighted to welcome Andrew Stuck, founder of the Museum of Walking to lead a 90 minute walkshop as a Smell & Touch safari. A 90 minute workshop-on-foot for all the family. Learn how to discern and capture the scents and smells of urban nature and green spaces using your senses of smell and touch. We may not have the expertise of cats or dogs in tracking down…

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Trees and more on a stroll through three of Bloomsbury’s squares

Sun 19 May @ 11:30 am - 12:45 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 11:30 am, repeating until Sun 19 May, 2019

Mecklenburgh Square, Mecklenburgh Square
London, WC1N 2AD United Kingdom
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£4 – £8

Camden Tour Guides Association in conjunction with The Association of Bloomsbury Squares and Gardens are proposing walks from Mecklenburgh Square via Brunswick Square to Russell Square looking at their historical development. Now dominated by fine London Planes there are many others of interest which may easily be overlooked. The walk will take place on both the Saturday 18th & Sunday 19th May at 11:30am and start half way along the east side of Mecklenburgh Square by the entrance to the…

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Who’s who at the Stoke Poges Memorial Gardens?

Sun 19 May @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm BST
Stoke Poges Memorial Gardens, Church lane
Stoke Poges, Buckinghamshire SL2 4NZ United Kingdom
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free, donations welcome

You are invited to an open day organised together with the Friends of Stoke Poges Memorial Gardens and involving other local community groups to tell the stories of some of the people who are remembered in our beautiful gardens. There will be guided tours past the little family gardens where some of our famous and influential residents are buried. Come and find out about the founder of the gardens and how his business empire enabled him to generously care for…

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Stalking the Mulberry – among the monasteries and Inns of Temple of the City of London

Sun 19 May @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm BST
Blackfriars rail & tube station, Queen Victoria Street
London, EC4V 4DD United Kingdom
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£4 – £8

Part of London's 2019 Urban Tree Festival, made possible by city-greening charity Trees for Cities. We are delighted to welcome mulberry tree specialist and urban tree photographer Dr Peter Coles, creator of Morus Londinnium to lead a 2 hour  walkshop to Stalk the Mulberry among the monasteries and Inns of Temple of the City of London. Many people associate mulberries with James I’s attempt to start an English silk industry in the early 1600’s, but they have played an important part in London life…

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Rhoda Street Garden

Sun 19 May @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm BST
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18th May & 19th May, open from 12.00-18.00 on both days
Rhoda Street, 8-10 Rhoda Street
London, Greater London E2 7EF United Kingdom
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Free

Enjoy an open weekend at the Rhoda Street Garden for a talk and exhibition on the theme of urban plant life and plant agency. Perdita Fenn, landscape architect and gardener will introduce the garden at Rhoda Street and talk about its on going transformation from small derelict brownfield site to productive garden for both humans and non-humans. Plants are a dynamic force on this site; powerful agents of change that are striving and purposeful, muscles flexing incrementally over time. Apical,…

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Bloomin’ Barnet Bins

Sun 19 May @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm BST
Oak Hill Park, Grahame Park Estate, Oak Hill Park, Grahame Park Estate
London, EN4 8JP United Kingdom
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Free

Community groups will compete to create the most eye catching pop-up flower flashes using past their sell by date but still beautiful flowers donated by local supermarkets. With the permission of Barnet Council – local bins in parks, greenspaces and concrete concourses will be extravagantly transformed against the clock. The wildest imaginations and wittiest use of flowers to illustrate the idea of recycling will be put to a public vote on Instagram@bloominBarnetbins At the end of the event the displays…

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Tree Adventures and Magical Fairytales on the Embankment

Sun 19 May @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm BST
Inner Temple Garden, entry via Tudor Street
London, Greater London EC4Y 7HL United Kingdom
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Free

The Inner Temple Garden opens its historic gates for a day of Tree Adventures and Magical Fairytales. This will be the first time visitors to the Garden will be able to ascend into one of the Inner Temple’s mature trees to experience the beauty of the tree from up above and gain unique aerial views of the garden and London skyline. This will be run by The Big Tree Climbing Company the largest provider of recreational tree climbing in the…

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Sandhurst Flower and Culture Festival

Sun 19 May @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm BST
Sandhurst Community Hall, Sandhurst Memorial Park, Yorktown Road
Sandhurst, Berkshire GU47 9BJ United Kingdom
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Free

Sandhurst Nepalese Community organised a Nepalese Culture Show. The young will perform typical Nepalese dances as well as demonstrations in martial arts.

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Peaceful Garden

Sun 19 May @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm BST
Henley Quaker Meeting House, 45 Northfield End
Henley on Thames, OXON RG9 2JJ United Kingdom
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Free

Henley Quakers invite you to discover the hidden delights of our secret garden in the heart of the town. Visit our quiet space and take time to refresh yourself. Reflect for a while. Perhaps you'd like to sit among the scents and natural sounds of this special place. Perhaps you will be inspired to draw or write something. Do come and join us for tea and cake.

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Musical Garden Party

Sun 19 May @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm BST
Olden Community Garden, 22 Whistler Street
London, N5 1NH United Kingdom
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£1 – £5

The Olden Community Garden deserves the description 'Hidden Gem'. This two acre site, a couple of hundred yards from the Emirates stadium, includes a herbaceous garden, a woodland, an orchard, veg plots and a small meadow; and as part of the Chelsea Fringe it is opening its doors for an afternoon of jazz, folk, Tudor Polyphony, music-for-children and other incidental offerings backed up by a tea room, bar and barbecue. Buy tickets at the gate: Adults £5. Children 3-16 £1;…

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Mega Cake Sunday, with Dog Show!

Sun 19 May @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm BST
56 Ambler Road, London N4 2QR, 56 Ambler Road
London, London N4 2QR United Kingdom
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Free

The Blackstock Triangle Gardeners are a Finsbury Park front garden community group, growing veg and flowers in front gardens and pimping our pavements to green up our neighbourhood. Come and join us in one of the friendliest neighbourhoods in London as we close off the street for a Mega Cake Sunday. There'll be oodles of tea and home-made cakes and we've hooked up the the fabulous 'Candide' gardening App: as part of their London launch, they'll be giving away free…

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Nature Writing Field Trip to the Great North Wood

Sun 19 May @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm BST
Sydenham Hill rail station, Station car park, College Road
London, SE21 7ND United Kingdom
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£4 – £8

We are delighted to welcome Peter Fiennes author of ‘Oak and Ash and Thorn’ and Andrew Stuck, founder of the Museum of Walking to lead a walk in a surviving fragment of the ancient the Great North Wood, on Sydenham Hill, in Dulwich. What makes for good nature writing? There are more books about the woods, meadows, flora and fauna being published than ever before, but what is it about the best that makes them stand out? Is writing about…

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Whirls of Celtic Music among Fairies and Flowers – Concert at the Garden of the Valley

Sun 19 May @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm CEST
il Giardino della Valle, Via Adda
Cernobbio, Como 22012 Italy
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Free

On 19th May "Il Giardino della Valle" (“Garden of the Valley”)  is hosting a Celtic Music Concert, by the Irish Music Group, "Alice Castle". The main theme of the concert,  “Whirls of Celtic Music among Fairies and Flowers”, will be the Fairy World and its ancient melodies, sweet and melancholy at the same time, with some songs in Irish and Scottish Gaelic and especially ballads of goblins and wood spirits. The Association "Il Giardino della Valle" (“Garden of the Valley”)…

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Urban Tree Talk – write about trees

Sun 19 May @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm BST
Bell House, 27 College Road
London, SE21 7BG United Kingdom
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Free

The finale of the 2019 Urban Tree Festival will take place in the Harding Room at Bell House in Dulwich Village. We are exploring ways to establish an award for writing about trees in urban settings – with nature writing proving to be as popular as ever, we are keen to harness the power of the written word to help celebrate the importance and value of trees in our towns and cities. Urban Tree Talk – write about trees will include…

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London 12 Trees – 33 Boroughs

Mon 20 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

We asked London's Tree Officers in all 33 Boroughs to show us their favourite 12 trees in each Borough. Now you can see their choices online and find your nearest tree when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

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The Great Trees of London

Mon 20 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

You've mapped London's Greatest Trees - the oldest, tallest, rarest, most loved, living landmarks ... See a map of them all online and find your nearest when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

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The Haggerston Hop – self guided tree walk

Mon 20 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

Explore the trees around Haggerston on a self guided tree walk based on the trail in Paul Wood's book London's Street Trees. The map of the walk is available online and TiCL App will help you navigate the trail when you're there.

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Belgravia in Bloom

Mon 20 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

Belgravia in Bloom, Motcomb Street
London, Greater London SW1X 8JU United Kingdom
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The annual Belgravia in Bloom festival will see a flourish of floral activity across the unique streets. This year, the theme of ‘The Language of Flowers’ invites you to uncover the secret meanings behind flowers. Inspired by the Victorian-era concept where secret messages were sent through flowers, bouquets and potted plants. A discreet language heralded as one of the most discreet and beautiful forms of communication. Join us in Belgravia for more than 50 spectacular installations, as well as immersive…

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Matisse-Inspired Bottle Garden installation

Mon 20 May @ 7:15 am - 8:30 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 7:15 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Horniman Museum and Gardens, 100 London Road
London, SE23 3PQ United Kingdom
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Free

Children of all ages from The Horniman Primary school will be planting bee friendly plants, grown from seeds by them, to create a Matisse-inspired recycled bottle garden. A really magical and inspiring project which we cannot wait to share with you all. In collaboration with the Horniman Museum and Gardens, these Matisse-inspired recycled bottles will be installed in the Horniman Museum Grounds for all to enjoy during the 9 days of Chelsea Fringe, with all seeds and compost kindly donated…

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CeReRe Fringe garden

Mon 20 May @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

In the school yard. Via de Barberi CIttadella dello Studente Grosseto Tuscany Italy, Via de Barberi CIttadella dello Studente
Grosseto, Tuscany 58100 Italy
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Free

Ceres was a Roman goddess of agriculture as well as fertility in general. This meant that in pretty much every way possible, she was one of the goddesses directly responsible for life itself. According to some myths, it was Ceres who showed humans how to grow wheat. According to others, she saved humanity from famines. The “garden job” has just began, it involves the pupils of our school, the staff, and the neighbourhood. The Istituto Statale di Istruzione Speriore Leopoldo…

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Hydrologic

Mon 20 May @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Walthamstow Wetlands, Walthamstow Wetlands, 2 Forest Road
London, England N17 9NH United Kingdom
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Free

For this year's Chelsea Fringe Festival Borrowed Light Floral Studio have created a trio of suspended sculptures inspired by the water cycle and the local flora of the Walthamstow Wetlands. Floating within the Turbine Room, reeds harvested from the Walthamstow Wetlands have been blended with Lunaria and Gypsophila to create a wispy cloud of dried floral material. This sculpture represents the condensation part of the water cycle, where water vapour cools and turns back into a liquid. In the Boiler…

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Art In A Garden

Mon 20 May @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

Mires Beck Nursery, Low Mill Lane
Brough, HU152NR United Kingdom
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Free

Horticultural nursery giving work experience to adults with learning difficulties, joins forces with East Riding Artists and Haltemprice Art Club to create an art exhibition around the nursery's gardens. The event creates the opportunity for the public who would not usually engage with social enterprise to see the work and experience the natural conservation site where we are growing wildflowers, perennials and herbs.

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From This Land at OmVed Gardens

Mon 20 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Omved Gardens, Townsend Yard
London, Greater London N6 5JF United Kingdom
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Free

OmVed Gardens opens the gates for its third year at Chelsea Fringe. For the Fringe this year we have collaborated with Thrown Comtemporary, Highgate, to exhibit ceramic works exploring connections to the garden. ‘From This Land’ brings together ceramics and mixed media artwork that draws inspiration from and for nature, whether in responding to the natural landscape around them, collecting natural materials to use within their work or creating vessels to bring nature into our homes. The show is a…

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Thrive Selfie Trail

Mon 20 May @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Thrive Main Garden, Thrive Battersea, Main Garden
Albert Bridge Rd, London SW11 4NJ United Kingdom
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Free

Garden Selfie- 19th - 26th May: As part of Thrive's 40th birthday celebrations, ‘Garden Selfie’ is a trail around our 4 gardens at Battersea Park encouraging the participant to explore views of the park determined by our gardeners. Frames, designed by Thrive gardeners around the theme of natural creativity, encourage photos to be shared of their experiences in the gardens. Trail maps available from Main Garden throughout the week. Water colour focus - Sunday, 26th May at 10:30am: Michael Warren…

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Flower Staking Workshop at Doddington Place

Mon 20 May @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm BST
Doddington Place, Doddington Place Gardens
Sittingbourne, Kent ME9 0BB United Kingdom
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£45

Join us at Doddington Place Gardens for a Flower Staking Workshop led by Head Gardener, Lucy Adams. Guided tour around the garden. Homemade lunch followed by a practical workshop learning how to stake herbaceous plants using birch. Booking essential in advance by email here

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An Apple a Day

Mon 20 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Chelsea Physic Garden, 66 Royal Hospital Road
London, Greater London SW3 4HS United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free on entry to the Garden

Tom Hare’s wonderful hand-woven “Apple” heralds our new theme ‘Food is Medicine’ and can be found at our Swan Walk entrance. For more information about this event see here

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The Art and Healing Power of Plants

Mon 20 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Chelsea Physic Garden, 66 Royal Hospital Road
London, Greater London SW3 4HS United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free on entry to the Garden

A Garden exhibition of our botanical art collection, in partnership with the Royal Brompton Hospital, focusing on plants used to treat heart and lung conditions. More details about this exhibition here

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Jardinière 19 “The Water Garden”

Mon 20 May @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm BST
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Wed 22 May, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until Thu 23 May, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

House Mill Gallery, The Miller’s House, Three Mill Lane, Bromley-by-Bow
London, E3 3DU United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free

"The Water Garden" is a place of sanctuary and contemplation in unsettling times. For Jardinière 2019 we are producing an instillation of Perspex and wood Marimo water containers, willow and slate structures, pyramid planters, etched copper suspensions and metal plant supports. Abstract Paintings and sculptures involving riverside textures and forms will be displayed alongside featured dolls, interior products and textiles with a rust, concrete, moss or lichen theme. This will all be set in the beautiful surrounds of the House…

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From This Land at Thrown

Mon 20 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Thrown, 26 Highgate High Street
London, N65JG United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free

A specially curated group exhibition presenting twelve artists and makers and their responses to the natural landscape. Featuring emerging and established names, 'From This Land' will focus primarily on ceramics alongside a collection of abstract landscape-inspired drawings by recent graduate Samantha Silverton and handmade textile flowers by Isabel Dodd. The exhibition will also include Zulieka Melluish’s botanical-pressed wall plates, Simon Kidd’s wheel-thrown and slip-cast porcelain ceramics incorporating the materials and tools that have created the landscape of his home in…

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A Botanist Takes to Paint

Mon 20 May @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

townhouse, 5 Fournier St
London, London E1 6QE United Kingdom
+ Google Map

An exhibition of recent paintings by David Stuart, botanist, author and now artist. Much of his work uses plants as a central motif and though treated with great expression, all are based on an intense knowledge of plant design and an equally intense love of their beauty. David has always loved plants. After frequent painting trips to Kew Gardens as a child, he became a botanist studying plant structure and relationships and has a PhD from Edinburgh University, working at…

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90 Years on Park Lane

Mon 20 May @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

JW Marriott Grosvenor House London, Park Lane
London, W1K 7TN United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free

Join JW Marriott Grosvenor House London during the Chelsea Fringe Festival as the hotel continues its 90th Anniversary Celebrations. The enchanting heritage of Grosvenor House has been imaginatively revived to celebrate the hotel history, to highlight its location as a close neighbour to Royal Hyde Park and the mindful moments of reflection this offers. Using rich botanicals, inspired by the Grosvenor House yellow rose, created exclusively for the hotel by Sir Peter Beale’s nursery and launched at the Chelsea Flower…

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Flower Arranging Class

Mon 20 May @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm BST
Sandhurst Library, Yorktown Road
Sandhurst, Berkshire GU47 9BJ United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free

Learn how to arrange flowers by a professional floral arranging.

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Learning from Philadelphia

Mon 20 May @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm BST
Garden Museum, Garden Museum, 5 Lambeth Palace Road
London, SE1 7LB United Kingdom
+ Google Map
£10

Philadelphia is the world’s leader in urban regeneration through horticulture. On the evening of Monday 20th May we will welcome Matt Rader, President of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society to tell us how their annual spring show, begun in 1829 by gentleman farmers, drove the re-greening a city.  In the 1970s, the Society decided to invest proceeds from the show into the city on the doorstep at a period of industrial decline and social change. Matt will show us how since…

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London 12 Trees – 33 Boroughs

Tue 21 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

We asked London's Tree Officers in all 33 Boroughs to show us their favourite 12 trees in each Borough. Now you can see their choices online and find your nearest tree when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

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The Great Trees of London

Tue 21 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

You've mapped London's Greatest Trees - the oldest, tallest, rarest, most loved, living landmarks ... See a map of them all online and find your nearest when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

Find out more »

The Haggerston Hop – self guided tree walk

Tue 21 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

Explore the trees around Haggerston on a self guided tree walk based on the trail in Paul Wood's book London's Street Trees. The map of the walk is available online and TiCL App will help you navigate the trail when you're there.

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Belgravia in Bloom

Tue 21 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

Belgravia in Bloom, Motcomb Street
London, Greater London SW1X 8JU United Kingdom
+ Google Map

The annual Belgravia in Bloom festival will see a flourish of floral activity across the unique streets. This year, the theme of ‘The Language of Flowers’ invites you to uncover the secret meanings behind flowers. Inspired by the Victorian-era concept where secret messages were sent through flowers, bouquets and potted plants. A discreet language heralded as one of the most discreet and beautiful forms of communication. Join us in Belgravia for more than 50 spectacular installations, as well as immersive…

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A floral spectacular at Chelsea Barracks in London’s youngest garden squares

Tue 21 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

Chelsea Barracks, Chelsea Barracks, Chelsea Bridge Road
London, SW1W 8PH
+ Google Map
Free

To coincide with Chelsea Flower Show and the Chelsea Fringe Festival, Chelsea Barracks will open to the public for the first time in over 150 years to reveal two of the development’s seven garden squares; Mulberry Square and Bourne Walk. Landscape architect Neil Porter of Gustafson Porter & Bowman, together with the team at Chelsea Barracks, has collaborated with Jo Thompson MSGD to create two floral spectaculars for the public to enjoy in time for the 2019 RHS Chelsea Flower…

Find out more »

Matisse-Inspired Bottle Garden installation

Tue 21 May @ 7:15 am - 8:30 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 7:15 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Horniman Museum and Gardens, 100 London Road
London, SE23 3PQ United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free

Children of all ages from The Horniman Primary school will be planting bee friendly plants, grown from seeds by them, to create a Matisse-inspired recycled bottle garden. A really magical and inspiring project which we cannot wait to share with you all. In collaboration with the Horniman Museum and Gardens, these Matisse-inspired recycled bottles will be installed in the Horniman Museum Grounds for all to enjoy during the 9 days of Chelsea Fringe, with all seeds and compost kindly donated…

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CeReRe Fringe garden

Tue 21 May @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

In the school yard. Via de Barberi CIttadella dello Studente Grosseto Tuscany Italy, Via de Barberi CIttadella dello Studente
Grosseto, Tuscany 58100 Italy
+ Google Map
Free

Ceres was a Roman goddess of agriculture as well as fertility in general. This meant that in pretty much every way possible, she was one of the goddesses directly responsible for life itself. According to some myths, it was Ceres who showed humans how to grow wheat. According to others, she saved humanity from famines. The “garden job” has just began, it involves the pupils of our school, the staff, and the neighbourhood. The Istituto Statale di Istruzione Speriore Leopoldo…

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Hydrologic

Tue 21 May @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Walthamstow Wetlands, Walthamstow Wetlands, 2 Forest Road
London, England N17 9NH United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free

For this year's Chelsea Fringe Festival Borrowed Light Floral Studio have created a trio of suspended sculptures inspired by the water cycle and the local flora of the Walthamstow Wetlands. Floating within the Turbine Room, reeds harvested from the Walthamstow Wetlands have been blended with Lunaria and Gypsophila to create a wispy cloud of dried floral material. This sculpture represents the condensation part of the water cycle, where water vapour cools and turns back into a liquid. In the Boiler…

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Herbal walks and demonstrations by Apotheca of Faversham

Tue 21 May @ 9:45 am - 12:30 pm BST
Doddington Place Gardens, Doddington Place Gardens
Nr Sittingbourne, Kent ME9 0BB United Kingdom
+ Google Map
£25

Come and discover the power of medicinal plants with the senses, through a guided walk by local herbalists Charm Elakil and Francesca Giorda around Doddington Place Gardens. Through foraging and tea tasting, explore, experience and learn about the healing, and energetic properties of herbs. Light refreshments and cake will be provided. The 10-acre landscaped gardens include a notable woodland garden – spectacular in May and June with many different varieties of rhododendron and azalea; a large Edwardian rock garden, recently…

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Stream Walk Community Garden

Tue 21 May @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)
Fridays is for families only - admittance only if you have a child with you.
Stream Walk Community Garden, Stream Walk footpath, off Old Bridge Road and Cromwell Road
Whitstable, Kent CT51RH United Kingdom
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Stream Walk Community Garden is tucked away along Stream Walk footpath close to the heart of Whitstable. Quarter of an acre of ex-allotment land is the home of varied garden areas, a Tea Shed, outdoor classroom, composting toilet, fruit trees and much much more; the garden demonstrates organic gardening at its best. Run by volunteers and hosting a wood-work group and family group, the garden welcomes the whole community to come and join in with gardening and other activities. Saturday…

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Art In A Garden

Tue 21 May @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

Mires Beck Nursery, Low Mill Lane
Brough, HU152NR United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free

Horticultural nursery giving work experience to adults with learning difficulties, joins forces with East Riding Artists and Haltemprice Art Club to create an art exhibition around the nursery's gardens. The event creates the opportunity for the public who would not usually engage with social enterprise to see the work and experience the natural conservation site where we are growing wildflowers, perennials and herbs.

Find out more »

From This Land at OmVed Gardens

Tue 21 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Omved Gardens, Townsend Yard
London, Greater London N6 5JF United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free

OmVed Gardens opens the gates for its third year at Chelsea Fringe. For the Fringe this year we have collaborated with Thrown Comtemporary, Highgate, to exhibit ceramic works exploring connections to the garden. ‘From This Land’ brings together ceramics and mixed media artwork that draws inspiration from and for nature, whether in responding to the natural landscape around them, collecting natural materials to use within their work or creating vessels to bring nature into our homes. The show is a…

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Thrive Selfie Trail

Tue 21 May @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Thrive Main Garden, Thrive Battersea, Main Garden
Albert Bridge Rd, London SW11 4NJ United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free

Garden Selfie- 19th - 26th May: As part of Thrive's 40th birthday celebrations, ‘Garden Selfie’ is a trail around our 4 gardens at Battersea Park encouraging the participant to explore views of the park determined by our gardeners. Frames, designed by Thrive gardeners around the theme of natural creativity, encourage photos to be shared of their experiences in the gardens. Trail maps available from Main Garden throughout the week. Water colour focus - Sunday, 26th May at 10:30am: Michael Warren…

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An Apple a Day

Tue 21 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Chelsea Physic Garden, 66 Royal Hospital Road
London, Greater London SW3 4HS United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free on entry to the Garden

Tom Hare’s wonderful hand-woven “Apple” heralds our new theme ‘Food is Medicine’ and can be found at our Swan Walk entrance. For more information about this event see here

Find out more »

The Art and Healing Power of Plants

Tue 21 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Chelsea Physic Garden, 66 Royal Hospital Road
London, Greater London SW3 4HS United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free on entry to the Garden

A Garden exhibition of our botanical art collection, in partnership with the Royal Brompton Hospital, focusing on plants used to treat heart and lung conditions. More details about this exhibition here

Find out more »

Jardinière 19 “The Water Garden”

Tue 21 May @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Wed 22 May, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until Thu 23 May, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

House Mill Gallery, The Miller’s House, Three Mill Lane, Bromley-by-Bow
London, E3 3DU United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free

"The Water Garden" is a place of sanctuary and contemplation in unsettling times. For Jardinière 2019 we are producing an instillation of Perspex and wood Marimo water containers, willow and slate structures, pyramid planters, etched copper suspensions and metal plant supports. Abstract Paintings and sculptures involving riverside textures and forms will be displayed alongside featured dolls, interior products and textiles with a rust, concrete, moss or lichen theme. This will all be set in the beautiful surrounds of the House…

Find out more »

From This Land at Thrown

Tue 21 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Thrown, 26 Highgate High Street
London, N65JG United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free

A specially curated group exhibition presenting twelve artists and makers and their responses to the natural landscape. Featuring emerging and established names, 'From This Land' will focus primarily on ceramics alongside a collection of abstract landscape-inspired drawings by recent graduate Samantha Silverton and handmade textile flowers by Isabel Dodd. The exhibition will also include Zulieka Melluish’s botanical-pressed wall plates, Simon Kidd’s wheel-thrown and slip-cast porcelain ceramics incorporating the materials and tools that have created the landscape of his home in…

Find out more »

A Botanist Takes to Paint

Tue 21 May @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

townhouse, 5 Fournier St
London, London E1 6QE United Kingdom
+ Google Map

An exhibition of recent paintings by David Stuart, botanist, author and now artist. Much of his work uses plants as a central motif and though treated with great expression, all are based on an intense knowledge of plant design and an equally intense love of their beauty. David has always loved plants. After frequent painting trips to Kew Gardens as a child, he became a botanist studying plant structure and relationships and has a PhD from Edinburgh University, working at…

Find out more »

90 Years on Park Lane

Tue 21 May @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

JW Marriott Grosvenor House London, Park Lane
London, W1K 7TN United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free

Join JW Marriott Grosvenor House London during the Chelsea Fringe Festival as the hotel continues its 90th Anniversary Celebrations. The enchanting heritage of Grosvenor House has been imaginatively revived to celebrate the hotel history, to highlight its location as a close neighbour to Royal Hyde Park and the mindful moments of reflection this offers. Using rich botanicals, inspired by the Grosvenor House yellow rose, created exclusively for the hotel by Sir Peter Beale’s nursery and launched at the Chelsea Flower…

Find out more »

Original Poetry Reading

Tue 21 May @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm BST
Sandhurst Library, Yorktown Road, The Broadway
Sandhurst, Berkshire GU47 9BL United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free

A reading of poems written by school children on the theme of nature.

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Extinction Rebellion ‘Protest Trees’ Planting at Grenfell Commemorative Community Garden

Tue 21 May @ 3:00 pm - 7:30 pm BST
Latimer Road, 2 Maxilla Walk, Notting Hill
London, Greater London W10 6SW United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free

ALL WELCOME TO JOIN EXTINCTION REBELLION REBELS PLANTING WATERLOO GARDEN BRIDGE 'PROTEST TREES' IN GRENFELL'S COMMEMORATIVE COMMUNITY GARDEN Extinction Rebellion are donating two of the original protest trees from Waterloo Bridge to the Grenfell Commemorative Community Garden. We need volunteers to help plant the trees and tidy the garden, Tuesday 21st May. Please join us in rolling up your sleeves and digging for a community that truly deserves the healing the trees will bring. We were working alongside Trees4Grenfell and…

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Out of the woods

Tue 21 May @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm BST
BMA HOUSE, Tavistock Square
London, WC1H 9JP United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free

Its the BMA's 4th year at Chelsea Fringe, inviting health professionals and garden makers to share ideas about social prescribing, gardens and mental health initiatives. Join us to celebrate the role of trees, forest gardens and the infinite craft of wooden spoons. Our guest speakers are Prof Michael Heinrich, UCL School of Pharmacy, Dr Katherine Kennet and Olivia Clark from Royal College of Psychiatrists, Dr Jane Myat and Deborah Schneebeli Morrell from Caversham Group Practice. Please book your tickets here.

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What are Gardens For? Open Garden Squares Weekend at Chelsea Fringe

Tue 21 May @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm BST
Coutts, 440 Strand
London, WC2R 0QS United Kingdom
+ Google Map
£28

Open Garden Squares Weekend, London’s most popular gardening-visiting event and the flagship event of London Parks and Gardens Trust, comes to Chelsea Fringe to celebrate gardens of every kind and shape in a far-reaching discussion exploring the value and purpose of gardens and planted spaces and the impact they make to our lives. Panellists will discuss the value of all kinds of gardens - roofs, wildflower meadows, hospital and therapeutic gardens, allotments and produce gardens and historic and commemorative gardens.…

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Flower Market: Botanical Style at Home

Tue 21 May @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm BST
townhouse, 5 Fournier St
London, London E1 6QE United Kingdom
+ Google Map
£5.00

In 2013 designer and illustrator Michelle Mason co-founded Mason & Painter, a vintage shop on Columbia Road in east London, famed for its Sunday flower market. Her first book ‘Flower Market: Botanical Style at Home’ is published in April and draws on her design experience to create stunning combinations to show how to make the most of your fresh flowers and bring botanical style into the home The wide variety of seasonal plants and flowers available in the flower market…

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London 12 Trees – 33 Boroughs

Wed 22 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

We asked London's Tree Officers in all 33 Boroughs to show us their favourite 12 trees in each Borough. Now you can see their choices online and find your nearest tree when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

Find out more »

The Great Trees of London

Wed 22 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

You've mapped London's Greatest Trees - the oldest, tallest, rarest, most loved, living landmarks ... See a map of them all online and find your nearest when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

Find out more »

The Haggerston Hop – self guided tree walk

Wed 22 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

Explore the trees around Haggerston on a self guided tree walk based on the trail in Paul Wood's book London's Street Trees. The map of the walk is available online and TiCL App will help you navigate the trail when you're there.

Find out more »

Belgravia in Bloom

Wed 22 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

Belgravia in Bloom, Motcomb Street
London, Greater London SW1X 8JU United Kingdom
+ Google Map

The annual Belgravia in Bloom festival will see a flourish of floral activity across the unique streets. This year, the theme of ‘The Language of Flowers’ invites you to uncover the secret meanings behind flowers. Inspired by the Victorian-era concept where secret messages were sent through flowers, bouquets and potted plants. A discreet language heralded as one of the most discreet and beautiful forms of communication. Join us in Belgravia for more than 50 spectacular installations, as well as immersive…

Find out more »

A floral spectacular at Chelsea Barracks in London’s youngest garden squares

Wed 22 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

Chelsea Barracks, Chelsea Barracks, Chelsea Bridge Road
London, SW1W 8PH
+ Google Map
Free

To coincide with Chelsea Flower Show and the Chelsea Fringe Festival, Chelsea Barracks will open to the public for the first time in over 150 years to reveal two of the development’s seven garden squares; Mulberry Square and Bourne Walk. Landscape architect Neil Porter of Gustafson Porter & Bowman, together with the team at Chelsea Barracks, has collaborated with Jo Thompson MSGD to create two floral spectaculars for the public to enjoy in time for the 2019 RHS Chelsea Flower…

Find out more »

Matisse-Inspired Bottle Garden installation

Wed 22 May @ 7:15 am - 8:30 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 7:15 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Horniman Museum and Gardens, 100 London Road
London, SE23 3PQ United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free

Children of all ages from The Horniman Primary school will be planting bee friendly plants, grown from seeds by them, to create a Matisse-inspired recycled bottle garden. A really magical and inspiring project which we cannot wait to share with you all. In collaboration with the Horniman Museum and Gardens, these Matisse-inspired recycled bottles will be installed in the Horniman Museum Grounds for all to enjoy during the 9 days of Chelsea Fringe, with all seeds and compost kindly donated…

Find out more »

CeReRe Fringe garden

Wed 22 May @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

In the school yard. Via de Barberi CIttadella dello Studente Grosseto Tuscany Italy, Via de Barberi CIttadella dello Studente
Grosseto, Tuscany 58100 Italy
+ Google Map
Free

Ceres was a Roman goddess of agriculture as well as fertility in general. This meant that in pretty much every way possible, she was one of the goddesses directly responsible for life itself. According to some myths, it was Ceres who showed humans how to grow wheat. According to others, she saved humanity from famines. The “garden job” has just began, it involves the pupils of our school, the staff, and the neighbourhood. The Istituto Statale di Istruzione Speriore Leopoldo…

Find out more »

Hydrologic

Wed 22 May @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Walthamstow Wetlands, Walthamstow Wetlands, 2 Forest Road
London, England N17 9NH United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free

For this year's Chelsea Fringe Festival Borrowed Light Floral Studio have created a trio of suspended sculptures inspired by the water cycle and the local flora of the Walthamstow Wetlands. Floating within the Turbine Room, reeds harvested from the Walthamstow Wetlands have been blended with Lunaria and Gypsophila to create a wispy cloud of dried floral material. This sculpture represents the condensation part of the water cycle, where water vapour cools and turns back into a liquid. In the Boiler…

Find out more »

Art In A Garden

Wed 22 May @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

Mires Beck Nursery, Low Mill Lane
Brough, HU152NR United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free

Horticultural nursery giving work experience to adults with learning difficulties, joins forces with East Riding Artists and Haltemprice Art Club to create an art exhibition around the nursery's gardens. The event creates the opportunity for the public who would not usually engage with social enterprise to see the work and experience the natural conservation site where we are growing wildflowers, perennials and herbs.

Find out more »

From This Land at OmVed Gardens

Wed 22 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Omved Gardens, Townsend Yard
London, Greater London N6 5JF United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free

OmVed Gardens opens the gates for its third year at Chelsea Fringe. For the Fringe this year we have collaborated with Thrown Comtemporary, Highgate, to exhibit ceramic works exploring connections to the garden. ‘From This Land’ brings together ceramics and mixed media artwork that draws inspiration from and for nature, whether in responding to the natural landscape around them, collecting natural materials to use within their work or creating vessels to bring nature into our homes. The show is a…

Find out more »

Thrive Selfie Trail

Wed 22 May @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Thrive Main Garden, Thrive Battersea, Main Garden
Albert Bridge Rd, London SW11 4NJ United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free

Garden Selfie- 19th - 26th May: As part of Thrive's 40th birthday celebrations, ‘Garden Selfie’ is a trail around our 4 gardens at Battersea Park encouraging the participant to explore views of the park determined by our gardeners. Frames, designed by Thrive gardeners around the theme of natural creativity, encourage photos to be shared of their experiences in the gardens. Trail maps available from Main Garden throughout the week. Water colour focus - Sunday, 26th May at 10:30am: Michael Warren…

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Dig up a Doddington Bulb

Wed 22 May @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm BST
Doddington Place, Doddington Place Gardens
Sittingbourne, Kent ME9 0BB United Kingdom
+ Google Map
£8

Come and join the gardeners of  Doddington Place Gardens. Participants can help the gardening team dig up bulbs and then take them home.

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An Apple a Day

Wed 22 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Chelsea Physic Garden, 66 Royal Hospital Road
London, Greater London SW3 4HS United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free on entry to the Garden

Tom Hare’s wonderful hand-woven “Apple” heralds our new theme ‘Food is Medicine’ and can be found at our Swan Walk entrance. For more information about this event see here

Find out more »

The Art and Healing Power of Plants

Wed 22 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Chelsea Physic Garden, 66 Royal Hospital Road
London, Greater London SW3 4HS United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free on entry to the Garden

A Garden exhibition of our botanical art collection, in partnership with the Royal Brompton Hospital, focusing on plants used to treat heart and lung conditions. More details about this exhibition here

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Jardinière 19 “The Water Garden”

Wed 22 May @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm BST
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Wed 22 May, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until Thu 23 May, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

House Mill Gallery, The Miller’s House, Three Mill Lane, Bromley-by-Bow
London, E3 3DU United Kingdom
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Free

"The Water Garden" is a place of sanctuary and contemplation in unsettling times. For Jardinière 2019 we are producing an instillation of Perspex and wood Marimo water containers, willow and slate structures, pyramid planters, etched copper suspensions and metal plant supports. Abstract Paintings and sculptures involving riverside textures and forms will be displayed alongside featured dolls, interior products and textiles with a rust, concrete, moss or lichen theme. This will all be set in the beautiful surrounds of the House…

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From This Land at Thrown

Wed 22 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Thrown, 26 Highgate High Street
London, N65JG United Kingdom
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Free

A specially curated group exhibition presenting twelve artists and makers and their responses to the natural landscape. Featuring emerging and established names, 'From This Land' will focus primarily on ceramics alongside a collection of abstract landscape-inspired drawings by recent graduate Samantha Silverton and handmade textile flowers by Isabel Dodd. The exhibition will also include Zulieka Melluish’s botanical-pressed wall plates, Simon Kidd’s wheel-thrown and slip-cast porcelain ceramics incorporating the materials and tools that have created the landscape of his home in…

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A Botanist Takes to Paint

Wed 22 May @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

townhouse, 5 Fournier St
London, London E1 6QE United Kingdom
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An exhibition of recent paintings by David Stuart, botanist, author and now artist. Much of his work uses plants as a central motif and though treated with great expression, all are based on an intense knowledge of plant design and an equally intense love of their beauty. David has always loved plants. After frequent painting trips to Kew Gardens as a child, he became a botanist studying plant structure and relationships and has a PhD from Edinburgh University, working at…

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90 Years on Park Lane

Wed 22 May @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

JW Marriott Grosvenor House London, Park Lane
London, W1K 7TN United Kingdom
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Free

Join JW Marriott Grosvenor House London during the Chelsea Fringe Festival as the hotel continues its 90th Anniversary Celebrations. The enchanting heritage of Grosvenor House has been imaginatively revived to celebrate the hotel history, to highlight its location as a close neighbour to Royal Hyde Park and the mindful moments of reflection this offers. Using rich botanicals, inspired by the Grosvenor House yellow rose, created exclusively for the hotel by Sir Peter Beale’s nursery and launched at the Chelsea Flower…

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St Luke’s Tour and Daisy Tea

Wed 22 May @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm BST
St Luke’s Church, Sydney Street
Chelsea, London SW3 6NH United Kingdom
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Free

Enjoy a stroll around the gardens of St Luke's Church, Chelsea. See where Charles Dickens got married and learn about the history of the church and the surrounding gardens. In association with the Chelsea Garden Guild, join us for a daisy tea in the Vestry where we will discuss the humble daisy and the impact it has had on us and why it is such a popular flower. Chelsea comes alive with flowers during this week which also celebrates Chelsea…

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Elkstone Road Community Garden Party

Wed 22 May @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm BST
Elkstone Road Garden Oasis, Elkstone Road Garden Oasis
London, W10 5YG United Kingdom
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Join us for music, drinks & nibbles, gardening activities and more at Elkstone Road Community Garden, a space in the north of the borough that we, at the Chelsea Physic Garden, are helping to develop.

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Walworth Community Garden Sound Walk

Wed 22 May @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm BST
Walworth Garden, 206 Manor Place
London, SE17 3BN United Kingdom
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Free

Can you hear the afternoon going by? Sounds are often connected to feelings and memories.  Take an hour to walk with the Walworth Community Garden Network through the community gardens and green spaces of West Walworth. Listening to the sounds around you, artist Jane Scobie will lead the walk and produce a soundscape to share on the Chelsea Fringe website. 6 pm Assemble at Walworth Gardens for tea and talk 6.15 pm set off from Walworth Garden to Alberta Fruit…

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The Bethnal Green Mulberry

Wed 22 May @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm BST
Town House, 5 Fournier Street
London, E1 6QE United Kingdom
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Free

Town House will be highlighting the plight of the Bethnal Green Mulberry during Chelsea Fringe with a feature window display. Learn about its history and hear the story of the campaign to save it in a talk at Town House on the 22nd  May at 6.30pm. The Gentle Author of Spitalfields Life traces the controversial saga of the Bethnal Green Mulberry, believed to be the oldest tree in the East End. In spite of a Tree Protection Order and designation as a…

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London 12 Trees – 33 Boroughs

Thu 23 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

We asked London's Tree Officers in all 33 Boroughs to show us their favourite 12 trees in each Borough. Now you can see their choices online and find your nearest tree when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

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The Great Trees of London

Thu 23 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

You've mapped London's Greatest Trees - the oldest, tallest, rarest, most loved, living landmarks ... See a map of them all online and find your nearest when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

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The Haggerston Hop – self guided tree walk

Thu 23 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

Explore the trees around Haggerston on a self guided tree walk based on the trail in Paul Wood's book London's Street Trees. The map of the walk is available online and TiCL App will help you navigate the trail when you're there.

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Belgravia in Bloom

Thu 23 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

Belgravia in Bloom, Motcomb Street
London, Greater London SW1X 8JU United Kingdom
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The annual Belgravia in Bloom festival will see a flourish of floral activity across the unique streets. This year, the theme of ‘The Language of Flowers’ invites you to uncover the secret meanings behind flowers. Inspired by the Victorian-era concept where secret messages were sent through flowers, bouquets and potted plants. A discreet language heralded as one of the most discreet and beautiful forms of communication. Join us in Belgravia for more than 50 spectacular installations, as well as immersive…

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A floral spectacular at Chelsea Barracks in London’s youngest garden squares

Thu 23 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

Chelsea Barracks, Chelsea Barracks, Chelsea Bridge Road
London, SW1W 8PH
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Free

To coincide with Chelsea Flower Show and the Chelsea Fringe Festival, Chelsea Barracks will open to the public for the first time in over 150 years to reveal two of the development’s seven garden squares; Mulberry Square and Bourne Walk. Landscape architect Neil Porter of Gustafson Porter & Bowman, together with the team at Chelsea Barracks, has collaborated with Jo Thompson MSGD to create two floral spectaculars for the public to enjoy in time for the 2019 RHS Chelsea Flower…

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Matisse-Inspired Bottle Garden installation

Thu 23 May @ 7:15 am - 8:30 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 7:15 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Horniman Museum and Gardens, 100 London Road
London, SE23 3PQ United Kingdom
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Free

Children of all ages from The Horniman Primary school will be planting bee friendly plants, grown from seeds by them, to create a Matisse-inspired recycled bottle garden. A really magical and inspiring project which we cannot wait to share with you all. In collaboration with the Horniman Museum and Gardens, these Matisse-inspired recycled bottles will be installed in the Horniman Museum Grounds for all to enjoy during the 9 days of Chelsea Fringe, with all seeds and compost kindly donated…

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CeReRe Fringe garden

Thu 23 May @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

In the school yard. Via de Barberi CIttadella dello Studente Grosseto Tuscany Italy, Via de Barberi CIttadella dello Studente
Grosseto, Tuscany 58100 Italy
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Free

Ceres was a Roman goddess of agriculture as well as fertility in general. This meant that in pretty much every way possible, she was one of the goddesses directly responsible for life itself. According to some myths, it was Ceres who showed humans how to grow wheat. According to others, she saved humanity from famines. The “garden job” has just began, it involves the pupils of our school, the staff, and the neighbourhood. The Istituto Statale di Istruzione Speriore Leopoldo…

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Hydrologic

Thu 23 May @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Walthamstow Wetlands, Walthamstow Wetlands, 2 Forest Road
London, England N17 9NH United Kingdom
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Free

For this year's Chelsea Fringe Festival Borrowed Light Floral Studio have created a trio of suspended sculptures inspired by the water cycle and the local flora of the Walthamstow Wetlands. Floating within the Turbine Room, reeds harvested from the Walthamstow Wetlands have been blended with Lunaria and Gypsophila to create a wispy cloud of dried floral material. This sculpture represents the condensation part of the water cycle, where water vapour cools and turns back into a liquid. In the Boiler…

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Seed Sowing @ Pop Farm, Pop Brixton

Thu 23 May @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm BST
Pop Brixton, 53 Brixton Station Road
London, UK SW9 8PQ United Kingdom
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Free

Pop Farm in Pop Brixton,  provides a place where people living in the city without garden space of their own can learn how to grow food and flowers. We host drop-in gardening sessions at Pop Farm, where, with our volunteers, we grow food for the caterers on site. Come and join us in the heart of Brixton to learn how to sow seeds and maintain plants in this beautiful, urban oasis surrounded by delicious street food, retail and offices.

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Stream Walk Community Garden

Thu 23 May @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)
Fridays is for families only - admittance only if you have a child with you.
Stream Walk Community Garden, Stream Walk footpath, off Old Bridge Road and Cromwell Road
Whitstable, Kent CT51RH United Kingdom
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Stream Walk Community Garden is tucked away along Stream Walk footpath close to the heart of Whitstable. Quarter of an acre of ex-allotment land is the home of varied garden areas, a Tea Shed, outdoor classroom, composting toilet, fruit trees and much much more; the garden demonstrates organic gardening at its best. Run by volunteers and hosting a wood-work group and family group, the garden welcomes the whole community to come and join in with gardening and other activities. Saturday…

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Art In A Garden

Thu 23 May @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

Mires Beck Nursery, Low Mill Lane
Brough, HU152NR United Kingdom
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Free

Horticultural nursery giving work experience to adults with learning difficulties, joins forces with East Riding Artists and Haltemprice Art Club to create an art exhibition around the nursery's gardens. The event creates the opportunity for the public who would not usually engage with social enterprise to see the work and experience the natural conservation site where we are growing wildflowers, perennials and herbs.

Find out more »

Flower Sanctuary

Thu 23 May @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Old Fire Station Gallery, Market Place
Henley on Thames, Oxon RG9 2AG United Kingdom
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An exhibition of floral art works by Amanda McGregor at the Old Fire Station Gallery in Henley-on-Thames. Amanda McGregor's work looks at the nature of creation, ascension, energy and unity. She paints beautiful abstract and floral works in both oil and watercolour, that give energy, freedom and share in the beauty and colour we find in the natural world. The private view will be at 6pm on Friday 24 May. You are invited to wear floral display or flowers, to…

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From This Land at OmVed Gardens

Thu 23 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Omved Gardens, Townsend Yard
London, Greater London N6 5JF United Kingdom
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Free

OmVed Gardens opens the gates for its third year at Chelsea Fringe. For the Fringe this year we have collaborated with Thrown Comtemporary, Highgate, to exhibit ceramic works exploring connections to the garden. ‘From This Land’ brings together ceramics and mixed media artwork that draws inspiration from and for nature, whether in responding to the natural landscape around them, collecting natural materials to use within their work or creating vessels to bring nature into our homes. The show is a…

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Thrive Selfie Trail

Thu 23 May @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Thrive Main Garden, Thrive Battersea, Main Garden
Albert Bridge Rd, London SW11 4NJ United Kingdom
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Free

Garden Selfie- 19th - 26th May: As part of Thrive's 40th birthday celebrations, ‘Garden Selfie’ is a trail around our 4 gardens at Battersea Park encouraging the participant to explore views of the park determined by our gardeners. Frames, designed by Thrive gardeners around the theme of natural creativity, encourage photos to be shared of their experiences in the gardens. Trail maps available from Main Garden throughout the week. Water colour focus - Sunday, 26th May at 10:30am: Michael Warren…

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An Apple a Day

Thu 23 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Chelsea Physic Garden, 66 Royal Hospital Road
London, Greater London SW3 4HS United Kingdom
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Free on entry to the Garden

Tom Hare’s wonderful hand-woven “Apple” heralds our new theme ‘Food is Medicine’ and can be found at our Swan Walk entrance. For more information about this event see here

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The Art and Healing Power of Plants

Thu 23 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Chelsea Physic Garden, 66 Royal Hospital Road
London, Greater London SW3 4HS United Kingdom
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Free on entry to the Garden

A Garden exhibition of our botanical art collection, in partnership with the Royal Brompton Hospital, focusing on plants used to treat heart and lung conditions. More details about this exhibition here

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Jardinière 19 “The Water Garden”

Thu 23 May @ 11:00 am - 8:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Wed 22 May, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until Thu 23 May, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

House Mill Gallery, The Miller’s House, Three Mill Lane, Bromley-by-Bow
London, E3 3DU United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free

"The Water Garden" is a place of sanctuary and contemplation in unsettling times. For Jardinière 2019 we are producing an instillation of Perspex and wood Marimo water containers, willow and slate structures, pyramid planters, etched copper suspensions and metal plant supports. Abstract Paintings and sculptures involving riverside textures and forms will be displayed alongside featured dolls, interior products and textiles with a rust, concrete, moss or lichen theme. This will all be set in the beautiful surrounds of the House…

Find out more »

From This Land at Thrown

Thu 23 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Thrown, 26 Highgate High Street
London, N65JG United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free

A specially curated group exhibition presenting twelve artists and makers and their responses to the natural landscape. Featuring emerging and established names, 'From This Land' will focus primarily on ceramics alongside a collection of abstract landscape-inspired drawings by recent graduate Samantha Silverton and handmade textile flowers by Isabel Dodd. The exhibition will also include Zulieka Melluish’s botanical-pressed wall plates, Simon Kidd’s wheel-thrown and slip-cast porcelain ceramics incorporating the materials and tools that have created the landscape of his home in…

Find out more »

A Botanist Takes to Paint

Thu 23 May @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

townhouse, 5 Fournier St
London, London E1 6QE United Kingdom
+ Google Map

An exhibition of recent paintings by David Stuart, botanist, author and now artist. Much of his work uses plants as a central motif and though treated with great expression, all are based on an intense knowledge of plant design and an equally intense love of their beauty. David has always loved plants. After frequent painting trips to Kew Gardens as a child, he became a botanist studying plant structure and relationships and has a PhD from Edinburgh University, working at…

Find out more »

90 Years on Park Lane

Thu 23 May @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

JW Marriott Grosvenor House London, Park Lane
London, W1K 7TN United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free

Join JW Marriott Grosvenor House London during the Chelsea Fringe Festival as the hotel continues its 90th Anniversary Celebrations. The enchanting heritage of Grosvenor House has been imaginatively revived to celebrate the hotel history, to highlight its location as a close neighbour to Royal Hyde Park and the mindful moments of reflection this offers. Using rich botanicals, inspired by the Grosvenor House yellow rose, created exclusively for the hotel by Sir Peter Beale’s nursery and launched at the Chelsea Flower…

Find out more »

Chelsea Fringe Glasshouse Tour

Thu 23 May @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm BST
Chelsea Physic Garden, 66 Royal Hospital Road
London, Greater London SW3 4HS United Kingdom
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£30.00

Glasshouse Manager Jess Snowball will lead a fascinating tour of our historic glasshouses, home to scores of tropical plants. Book early here to avoid disappointment. (Price includes entry to the garden)

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Edible Landscapes

Thu 23 May @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm BST
townhouse, 5 Fournier St
London, London E1 6QE United Kingdom
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£15.00

Create your own little Eden with fruit and nuts weighing down the branches of your trees and delicious, unusual edibles available all year round - without all the hassle of a vegetable patch! Join Jo Homan to learn about some edible perennial plants and trees, how to identify them and what to do with them:- learn the basics of forest gardening - what makes them work, their structure and what they produce try eating some forest garden produce (a light…

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Orchard workshops

Thu 23 May @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm BST
Brixton orchard, Brixton Orchard, Brixton Hill
London, SW2 5RW United Kingdom
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Free

Introducing the Brixton Orchard, a green space with 35 fruit trees and hundreds of edible hedges, showcasing how fruit trees can be integrated into urban spaces. Come and explore this beautiful space for a workshop on basic fruit tree physiology and care. The event is free but numbers are limited - book here 

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Poetry and Pimms

Thu 23 May @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm BST
Southbrook Cottage, HAMBLEDEN
HAMBLEDEN, Henley-on-Thames RG9 6SX United Kingdom
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Free

An hour or so of poetry readings by the Free Range poets - some poems written by them, some you will already know. Join us for a glass of Pimms, a wander round the garden then poetry in the Barn. And stay for a cup of tea and a chat if you have time. Image: Bridget Fraser LL.B FRSA

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Re-imagining Bradmore Square – Hammersmith Broadway gets a make over

Thu 23 May @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm BST
Bradmore Square, Bradmore Square, Bradmore House, Queen Caroline St, Hammersmith
London, W6 9BW United Kingdom
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Free

WHY COME? There's FREE BEER! And mischievously elegant planting and design 'BAROQUE AND ROLL' Bradmore Square is an example of how bold landscape architecture, an adventurous planting plan, and playful extra touches, can transform a nondescript area used as a corridor into a destination space people choose to dwell in. The Edible Bus Stop were tasked with re-imagining Bradmore Square, an area just outside a tube exit from the Hammersmith Broadway complex. A horseshoe shaped area, it lacked cohesion, colour…

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Into the Light

Thu 23 May @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm BST
The South London Botanical Institute, 323 Norwood Road
London, SE24 9AQ United Kingdom
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Free

A Floral Installation created by our gardeners and made entirely of found, foraged and discarded natural forms which is also an invitation to a new way of seeing and exploring the innate beauty of decay contrasting with the vibrancy of emerging spring. This will be a large piece taking up our entire large and beautiful main room.   Our fascinating garden and collections will be available to see and music will be provided by the South East London Folk Orchestra.…

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London 12 Trees – 33 Boroughs

Fri 24 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

We asked London's Tree Officers in all 33 Boroughs to show us their favourite 12 trees in each Borough. Now you can see their choices online and find your nearest tree when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

Find out more »

The Great Trees of London

Fri 24 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

You've mapped London's Greatest Trees - the oldest, tallest, rarest, most loved, living landmarks ... See a map of them all online and find your nearest when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

Find out more »

The Haggerston Hop – self guided tree walk

Fri 24 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

Explore the trees around Haggerston on a self guided tree walk based on the trail in Paul Wood's book London's Street Trees. The map of the walk is available online and TiCL App will help you navigate the trail when you're there.

Find out more »

Belgravia in Bloom

Fri 24 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

Belgravia in Bloom, Motcomb Street
London, Greater London SW1X 8JU United Kingdom
+ Google Map

The annual Belgravia in Bloom festival will see a flourish of floral activity across the unique streets. This year, the theme of ‘The Language of Flowers’ invites you to uncover the secret meanings behind flowers. Inspired by the Victorian-era concept where secret messages were sent through flowers, bouquets and potted plants. A discreet language heralded as one of the most discreet and beautiful forms of communication. Join us in Belgravia for more than 50 spectacular installations, as well as immersive…

Find out more »

A floral spectacular at Chelsea Barracks in London’s youngest garden squares

Fri 24 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

Chelsea Barracks, Chelsea Barracks, Chelsea Bridge Road
London, SW1W 8PH
+ Google Map
Free

To coincide with Chelsea Flower Show and the Chelsea Fringe Festival, Chelsea Barracks will open to the public for the first time in over 150 years to reveal two of the development’s seven garden squares; Mulberry Square and Bourne Walk. Landscape architect Neil Porter of Gustafson Porter & Bowman, together with the team at Chelsea Barracks, has collaborated with Jo Thompson MSGD to create two floral spectaculars for the public to enjoy in time for the 2019 RHS Chelsea Flower…

Find out more »

Matisse-Inspired Bottle Garden installation

Fri 24 May @ 7:15 am - 8:30 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 7:15 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Horniman Museum and Gardens, 100 London Road
London, SE23 3PQ United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free

Children of all ages from The Horniman Primary school will be planting bee friendly plants, grown from seeds by them, to create a Matisse-inspired recycled bottle garden. A really magical and inspiring project which we cannot wait to share with you all. In collaboration with the Horniman Museum and Gardens, these Matisse-inspired recycled bottles will be installed in the Horniman Museum Grounds for all to enjoy during the 9 days of Chelsea Fringe, with all seeds and compost kindly donated…

Find out more »

CeReRe Fringe garden

Fri 24 May @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

In the school yard. Via de Barberi CIttadella dello Studente Grosseto Tuscany Italy, Via de Barberi CIttadella dello Studente
Grosseto, Tuscany 58100 Italy
+ Google Map
Free

Ceres was a Roman goddess of agriculture as well as fertility in general. This meant that in pretty much every way possible, she was one of the goddesses directly responsible for life itself. According to some myths, it was Ceres who showed humans how to grow wheat. According to others, she saved humanity from famines. The “garden job” has just began, it involves the pupils of our school, the staff, and the neighbourhood. The Istituto Statale di Istruzione Speriore Leopoldo…

Find out more »

Hydrologic

Fri 24 May @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Walthamstow Wetlands, Walthamstow Wetlands, 2 Forest Road
London, England N17 9NH United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free

For this year's Chelsea Fringe Festival Borrowed Light Floral Studio have created a trio of suspended sculptures inspired by the water cycle and the local flora of the Walthamstow Wetlands. Floating within the Turbine Room, reeds harvested from the Walthamstow Wetlands have been blended with Lunaria and Gypsophila to create a wispy cloud of dried floral material. This sculpture represents the condensation part of the water cycle, where water vapour cools and turns back into a liquid. In the Boiler…

Find out more »

Stream Walk Community Garden

Fri 24 May @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)
Fridays is for families only - admittance only if you have a child with you.
Stream Walk Community Garden, Stream Walk footpath, off Old Bridge Road and Cromwell Road
Whitstable, Kent CT51RH United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Stream Walk Community Garden is tucked away along Stream Walk footpath close to the heart of Whitstable. Quarter of an acre of ex-allotment land is the home of varied garden areas, a Tea Shed, outdoor classroom, composting toilet, fruit trees and much much more; the garden demonstrates organic gardening at its best. Run by volunteers and hosting a wood-work group and family group, the garden welcomes the whole community to come and join in with gardening and other activities. Saturday…

Find out more »

Art In A Garden

Fri 24 May @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

Mires Beck Nursery, Low Mill Lane
Brough, HU152NR United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Free

Horticultural nursery giving work experience to adults with learning difficulties, joins forces with East Riding Artists and Haltemprice Art Club to create an art exhibition around the nursery's gardens. The event creates the opportunity for the public who would not usually engage with social enterprise to see the work and experience the natural conservation site where we are growing wildflowers, perennials and herbs.

Find out more »

Spring in your Step Woodland Walk

Fri 24 May @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am BST
Sunnyside Community Garden, Sunnyside Community Garden, Hazellville Road
London, N19 3LX United Kingdom
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Free

Come and walk around the woodland and family garden with us as we enjoy the wonder of Spring and learn about weeds, flowers and trees which are looking so beautiful at this time of year. Then there'll be time to hunt out your own. This is an informal, family friendly event. If you'd like to stay afterwards we've got the Forest School until midday with Nadine or you can stay and volunteer with us in the Morris Family Garden until…

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Flower Sanctuary

Fri 24 May @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Old Fire Station Gallery, Market Place
Henley on Thames, Oxon RG9 2AG United Kingdom
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An exhibition of floral art works by Amanda McGregor at the Old Fire Station Gallery in Henley-on-Thames. Amanda McGregor's work looks at the nature of creation, ascension, energy and unity. She paints beautiful abstract and floral works in both oil and watercolour, that give energy, freedom and share in the beauty and colour we find in the natural world. The private view will be at 6pm on Friday 24 May. You are invited to wear floral display or flowers, to…

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Fergus the Forager

Fri 24 May @ 10:30 am - 4:30 pm BST
Doddington Place Gardens, Doddington
Sittingbourne, Kent ME9 0BB United Kingdom
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£21.55

KentCLOTH - Discovery of natural colour at Doddington Place Gardens. Fergus will lead the group around the 10 acre garden to discover the natural colours that can be sourced from its plants and bark. Working with differently mordanted fabrics, and through the creation and use of paper made from mushroom species, participants will discover the many unique variables involved in the extraction and setting down of colour. Bring your own packed lunch. Please book your tickets in advance here

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From This Land at OmVed Gardens

Fri 24 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
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Omved Gardens, Townsend Yard
London, Greater London N6 5JF United Kingdom
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Free

OmVed Gardens opens the gates for its third year at Chelsea Fringe. For the Fringe this year we have collaborated with Thrown Comtemporary, Highgate, to exhibit ceramic works exploring connections to the garden. ‘From This Land’ brings together ceramics and mixed media artwork that draws inspiration from and for nature, whether in responding to the natural landscape around them, collecting natural materials to use within their work or creating vessels to bring nature into our homes. The show is a…

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Thrive Selfie Trail

Fri 24 May @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Thrive Main Garden, Thrive Battersea, Main Garden
Albert Bridge Rd, London SW11 4NJ United Kingdom
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Free

Garden Selfie- 19th - 26th May: As part of Thrive's 40th birthday celebrations, ‘Garden Selfie’ is a trail around our 4 gardens at Battersea Park encouraging the participant to explore views of the park determined by our gardeners. Frames, designed by Thrive gardeners around the theme of natural creativity, encourage photos to be shared of their experiences in the gardens. Trail maps available from Main Garden throughout the week. Water colour focus - Sunday, 26th May at 10:30am: Michael Warren…

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Flower Arranging Workshop at Doddington Place Gardens

Fri 24 May @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm BST
Doddington Place Gardens, Doddington Place Gardens
Nr Sittingbourne, Kent ME9 0BB United Kingdom
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£55

Join us at Doddington Place Gardens for a flower arranging workshop by Brook Wood Flowers. Guided tour around the 10 acre landscaped gardens with Head Gardener, Lucy Adams collecting flowers and foliage. Homemade lunch followed by workshop learning how to make a hand tied bouquet suitable for your vase. And please bring your own vase. Booking is essential in advance here

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An Apple a Day

Fri 24 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
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Chelsea Physic Garden, 66 Royal Hospital Road
London, Greater London SW3 4HS United Kingdom
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Free on entry to the Garden

Tom Hare’s wonderful hand-woven “Apple” heralds our new theme ‘Food is Medicine’ and can be found at our Swan Walk entrance. For more information about this event see here

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The Art and Healing Power of Plants

Fri 24 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Chelsea Physic Garden, 66 Royal Hospital Road
London, Greater London SW3 4HS United Kingdom
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Free on entry to the Garden

A Garden exhibition of our botanical art collection, in partnership with the Royal Brompton Hospital, focusing on plants used to treat heart and lung conditions. More details about this exhibition here

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Jardinière 19 “The Water Garden”

Fri 24 May @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm BST
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Wed 22 May, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until Thu 23 May, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

House Mill Gallery, The Miller’s House, Three Mill Lane, Bromley-by-Bow
London, E3 3DU United Kingdom
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Free

"The Water Garden" is a place of sanctuary and contemplation in unsettling times. For Jardinière 2019 we are producing an instillation of Perspex and wood Marimo water containers, willow and slate structures, pyramid planters, etched copper suspensions and metal plant supports. Abstract Paintings and sculptures involving riverside textures and forms will be displayed alongside featured dolls, interior products and textiles with a rust, concrete, moss or lichen theme. This will all be set in the beautiful surrounds of the House…

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From This Land at Thrown

Fri 24 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
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Thrown, 26 Highgate High Street
London, N65JG United Kingdom
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Free

A specially curated group exhibition presenting twelve artists and makers and their responses to the natural landscape. Featuring emerging and established names, 'From This Land' will focus primarily on ceramics alongside a collection of abstract landscape-inspired drawings by recent graduate Samantha Silverton and handmade textile flowers by Isabel Dodd. The exhibition will also include Zulieka Melluish’s botanical-pressed wall plates, Simon Kidd’s wheel-thrown and slip-cast porcelain ceramics incorporating the materials and tools that have created the landscape of his home in…

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A Botanist Takes to Paint

Fri 24 May @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

townhouse, 5 Fournier St
London, London E1 6QE United Kingdom
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An exhibition of recent paintings by David Stuart, botanist, author and now artist. Much of his work uses plants as a central motif and though treated with great expression, all are based on an intense knowledge of plant design and an equally intense love of their beauty. David has always loved plants. After frequent painting trips to Kew Gardens as a child, he became a botanist studying plant structure and relationships and has a PhD from Edinburgh University, working at…

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90 Years on Park Lane

Fri 24 May @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

JW Marriott Grosvenor House London, Park Lane
London, W1K 7TN United Kingdom
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Free

Join JW Marriott Grosvenor House London during the Chelsea Fringe Festival as the hotel continues its 90th Anniversary Celebrations. The enchanting heritage of Grosvenor House has been imaginatively revived to celebrate the hotel history, to highlight its location as a close neighbour to Royal Hyde Park and the mindful moments of reflection this offers. Using rich botanicals, inspired by the Grosvenor House yellow rose, created exclusively for the hotel by Sir Peter Beale’s nursery and launched at the Chelsea Flower…

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Flower Lovers’ Walk

Fri 24 May @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm BST
Sandhurst Memorial Park, Sandhurst Memorial Park, Yorktown Road
Sandhurst, Berkshire GU47 9BJ United Kingdom
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Free

There's a place right on your doorstep with dozens of species of wild flowers, some of them rare and the Blackwater Valley Countryside Trust is offering a guided walk to help you identify them.

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Open Gardens at the Charterhouse

Fri 24 May @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm BST
The Charterhouse, Charterhouse Square
London, EC1M 6AN United Kingdom
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£8.00

The opportunities to visit our lovely gardens are rare, as they have been created especially as a peaceful haven for the residents who live in the almshouse here. We are therefore delighted to announce that, due to very popular demand, we are opening them for a short series of Open Garden evenings. Join us for a relaxed evening when you will be free to walk amongst the gardens on these non-guided events, with the opportunity to enjoy an informal BBQ…

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London 12 Trees – 33 Boroughs

Sat 25 May
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London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

We asked London's Tree Officers in all 33 Boroughs to show us their favourite 12 trees in each Borough. Now you can see their choices online and find your nearest tree when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

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The Great Trees of London

Sat 25 May
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London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

You've mapped London's Greatest Trees - the oldest, tallest, rarest, most loved, living landmarks ... See a map of them all online and find your nearest when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

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The Haggerston Hop – self guided tree walk

Sat 25 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

Explore the trees around Haggerston on a self guided tree walk based on the trail in Paul Wood's book London's Street Trees. The map of the walk is available online and TiCL App will help you navigate the trail when you're there.

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Belgravia in Bloom

Sat 25 May
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Belgravia in Bloom, Motcomb Street
London, Greater London SW1X 8JU United Kingdom
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The annual Belgravia in Bloom festival will see a flourish of floral activity across the unique streets. This year, the theme of ‘The Language of Flowers’ invites you to uncover the secret meanings behind flowers. Inspired by the Victorian-era concept where secret messages were sent through flowers, bouquets and potted plants. A discreet language heralded as one of the most discreet and beautiful forms of communication. Join us in Belgravia for more than 50 spectacular installations, as well as immersive…

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A floral spectacular at Chelsea Barracks in London’s youngest garden squares

Sat 25 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

Chelsea Barracks, Chelsea Barracks, Chelsea Bridge Road
London, SW1W 8PH
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Free

To coincide with Chelsea Flower Show and the Chelsea Fringe Festival, Chelsea Barracks will open to the public for the first time in over 150 years to reveal two of the development’s seven garden squares; Mulberry Square and Bourne Walk. Landscape architect Neil Porter of Gustafson Porter & Bowman, together with the team at Chelsea Barracks, has collaborated with Jo Thompson MSGD to create two floral spectaculars for the public to enjoy in time for the 2019 RHS Chelsea Flower…

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Fallen Fruit

Sat 25 May
Orto botanico di Palermo, Via Lincoln, 2
Palermo, Sicily 90123 Italy
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On May 25th the entrance hall of the Botanical Garden of the University of Palermo will be inaugurated by the American artist Fallen Fruits who will cover the room's walls with beautiful images of Nature, produced plants and flowers from the botanical garden and birds of the Museum of Zoology Doderlein. A deep, painted immersion reality.

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Matisse-Inspired Bottle Garden installation

Sat 25 May @ 7:15 am - 8:30 pm BST
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Horniman Museum and Gardens, 100 London Road
London, SE23 3PQ United Kingdom
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Free

Children of all ages from The Horniman Primary school will be planting bee friendly plants, grown from seeds by them, to create a Matisse-inspired recycled bottle garden. A really magical and inspiring project which we cannot wait to share with you all. In collaboration with the Horniman Museum and Gardens, these Matisse-inspired recycled bottles will be installed in the Horniman Museum Grounds for all to enjoy during the 9 days of Chelsea Fringe, with all seeds and compost kindly donated…

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CeReRe Fringe garden

Sat 25 May @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm BST
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In the school yard. Via de Barberi CIttadella dello Studente Grosseto Tuscany Italy, Via de Barberi CIttadella dello Studente
Grosseto, Tuscany 58100 Italy
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Free

Ceres was a Roman goddess of agriculture as well as fertility in general. This meant that in pretty much every way possible, she was one of the goddesses directly responsible for life itself. According to some myths, it was Ceres who showed humans how to grow wheat. According to others, she saved humanity from famines. The “garden job” has just began, it involves the pupils of our school, the staff, and the neighbourhood. The Istituto Statale di Istruzione Speriore Leopoldo…

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Hydrologic

Sat 25 May @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm BST
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Walthamstow Wetlands, Walthamstow Wetlands, 2 Forest Road
London, England N17 9NH United Kingdom
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Free

For this year's Chelsea Fringe Festival Borrowed Light Floral Studio have created a trio of suspended sculptures inspired by the water cycle and the local flora of the Walthamstow Wetlands. Floating within the Turbine Room, reeds harvested from the Walthamstow Wetlands have been blended with Lunaria and Gypsophila to create a wispy cloud of dried floral material. This sculpture represents the condensation part of the water cycle, where water vapour cools and turns back into a liquid. In the Boiler…

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Big Poly Plant Up

Sat 25 May @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm BST
Clay Farm Community Gardens, Pinnington Close
Trumpington, Cambridgeshire CB2 9EY United Kingdom
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Free

Join us at Clay Farm Community Gardens for a fun morning planting up our poly tunnel ready for the summer harvest. We have tomatoes, peppers, chillies, aubergines, cucumbers and much more. More hands make light work and it will be a great opportunity to meet like-minded people in the community. Great for all ages and fun whatever the weather. Our Big Poly Plant Up will brighten everyone's day.

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Art In A Garden

Sat 25 May @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm BST
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Mires Beck Nursery, Low Mill Lane
Brough, HU152NR United Kingdom
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Free

Horticultural nursery giving work experience to adults with learning difficulties, joins forces with East Riding Artists and Haltemprice Art Club to create an art exhibition around the nursery's gardens. The event creates the opportunity for the public who would not usually engage with social enterprise to see the work and experience the natural conservation site where we are growing wildflowers, perennials and herbs.

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Flower Festival and Garden

Sat 25 May @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm BST
Sandhurst Baptist Church, Sandhurst Baptist Church, Yorktown Road
Sandhurst, Berkshire GU47 9BJ United Kingdom
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Free

Sandhurst Baptist Chapel is organising a flower and garden festival which will include refreshments.

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Together – Naturally (play with the flowers)

Sat 25 May @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm BST
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Old Fire Station Gallery, Market Place
Henley on Thames, Oxon RG9 2AG United Kingdom
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Together - Naturally is part of a series of flower based workshops, talks and events aimed at bringing people together through flowers. The Old Fire Station Gallery in Henley-on-Thames will be converted into a pop up Flower Studio with a beautiful selection of fresh, cut flowers and unusual vases, vessels and florists' materials to arrange in. Guests are invited to come and 'play with the flowers' in a friendly and informal, workshop environment under the guidance of an experienced floristry…

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Flower Sanctuary

Sat 25 May @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm BST
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Old Fire Station Gallery, Market Place
Henley on Thames, Oxon RG9 2AG United Kingdom
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An exhibition of floral art works by Amanda McGregor at the Old Fire Station Gallery in Henley-on-Thames. Amanda McGregor's work looks at the nature of creation, ascension, energy and unity. She paints beautiful abstract and floral works in both oil and watercolour, that give energy, freedom and share in the beauty and colour we find in the natural world. The private view will be at 6pm on Friday 24 May. You are invited to wear floral display or flowers, to…

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Walthamstow Street Gardeners – a guided stroll around some buzzing streets : new routes this year!

Sat 25 May @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm BST
Free

Vibrant community gardens scatter the streets of Walthamstow, and you can find their green shoots bursting from all sorts of every-day and out-of-the-way places - including churchyards, pocket parks, roadsides, planters and communal spaces. This year Walthamstow Community Gardeners are hosting two walks - East and West - across this green stretch of urban east London. Starting at opposite ends of E17, they include some gardens you haven’t seen before and encompass the wide horizon of community gardening.  Along the…

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From This Land at OmVed Gardens

Sat 25 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Omved Gardens, Townsend Yard
London, Greater London N6 5JF United Kingdom
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Free

OmVed Gardens opens the gates for its third year at Chelsea Fringe. For the Fringe this year we have collaborated with Thrown Comtemporary, Highgate, to exhibit ceramic works exploring connections to the garden. ‘From This Land’ brings together ceramics and mixed media artwork that draws inspiration from and for nature, whether in responding to the natural landscape around them, collecting natural materials to use within their work or creating vessels to bring nature into our homes. The show is a…

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Thrive Selfie Trail

Sat 25 May @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Thrive Main Garden, Thrive Battersea, Main Garden
Albert Bridge Rd, London SW11 4NJ United Kingdom
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Free

Garden Selfie- 19th - 26th May: As part of Thrive's 40th birthday celebrations, ‘Garden Selfie’ is a trail around our 4 gardens at Battersea Park encouraging the participant to explore views of the park determined by our gardeners. Frames, designed by Thrive gardeners around the theme of natural creativity, encourage photos to be shared of their experiences in the gardens. Trail maps available from Main Garden throughout the week. Water colour focus - Sunday, 26th May at 10:30am: Michael Warren…

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Aya Tanaka ‘From This Land’ Ikebana Workshop

Sat 25 May @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm BST
Omved Gardens, Townsend Yard
London, Greater London N6 5JF United Kingdom
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£35

Following her Ikebana demonstration, Aya will give a hands-on workshop on the ancient art of Japanese flower arranging. The workshop will include include Japanese refreshments, workshop material and the opportunity to purchase a unique ceramic art work from the From this Land Exhibition.

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Jardinière 19 “The Water Garden”

Sat 25 May @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm BST
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Wed 22 May, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until Thu 23 May, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

House Mill Gallery, The Miller’s House, Three Mill Lane, Bromley-by-Bow
London, E3 3DU United Kingdom
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Free

"The Water Garden" is a place of sanctuary and contemplation in unsettling times. For Jardinière 2019 we are producing an instillation of Perspex and wood Marimo water containers, willow and slate structures, pyramid planters, etched copper suspensions and metal plant supports. Abstract Paintings and sculptures involving riverside textures and forms will be displayed alongside featured dolls, interior products and textiles with a rust, concrete, moss or lichen theme. This will all be set in the beautiful surrounds of the House…

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La vite e il vino dei Greci: mito, rito, immagine

Sat 25 May @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm BST
Orto Botanico di Catania, Orto Botanico dell'Università di Catania, Via Etnea, 397,
Catania, 95128 Italy
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La "vita" del vino per i Greci si svolgeva tutta dentro il recinto del sacro: un percorso per immagini sul ciclo della bevanda di Dioniso, dalla coltivazione della vite alla vendemmia, dalla vinificazione al consumo.

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From This Land at Thrown

Sat 25 May @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

Thrown, 26 Highgate High Street
London, N65JG United Kingdom
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Free

A specially curated group exhibition presenting twelve artists and makers and their responses to the natural landscape. Featuring emerging and established names, 'From This Land' will focus primarily on ceramics alongside a collection of abstract landscape-inspired drawings by recent graduate Samantha Silverton and handmade textile flowers by Isabel Dodd. The exhibition will also include Zulieka Melluish’s botanical-pressed wall plates, Simon Kidd’s wheel-thrown and slip-cast porcelain ceramics incorporating the materials and tools that have created the landscape of his home in…

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Add Some Funk To Your Junk @ Freemans Meadow

Sat 25 May @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm BST
Freemans Meadow, Northfield End
Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2JJ United Kingdom
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Free

Come and join us @ Freemans Meadow for the Up-Cycled planting event and picnic. Anything old you can find in your house or garden that is heading for the scrap heap can be planted up using a little imagination, even an old pair of stinky wellingtons!! We want to inspire people of all ages to get involved, be creative and have fun with your idea, we may even have a few prizes up our sleeves. Please bring a picnic with…

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A Botanist Takes to Paint

Sat 25 May @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

townhouse, 5 Fournier St
London, London E1 6QE United Kingdom
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An exhibition of recent paintings by David Stuart, botanist, author and now artist. Much of his work uses plants as a central motif and though treated with great expression, all are based on an intense knowledge of plant design and an equally intense love of their beauty. David has always loved plants. After frequent painting trips to Kew Gardens as a child, he became a botanist studying plant structure and relationships and has a PhD from Edinburgh University, working at…

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90 Years on Park Lane

Sat 25 May @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sat 25 May, 2019

JW Marriott Grosvenor House London, Park Lane
London, W1K 7TN United Kingdom
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Free

Join JW Marriott Grosvenor House London during the Chelsea Fringe Festival as the hotel continues its 90th Anniversary Celebrations. The enchanting heritage of Grosvenor House has been imaginatively revived to celebrate the hotel history, to highlight its location as a close neighbour to Royal Hyde Park and the mindful moments of reflection this offers. Using rich botanicals, inspired by the Grosvenor House yellow rose, created exclusively for the hotel by Sir Peter Beale’s nursery and launched at the Chelsea Flower…

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Roof Garden Fun Day

Sat 25 May @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm BST
Doddington Community Roof Garden, Doddington and Rollo Estate
London, London SW11 5HD United Kingdom
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Free

Come and celebrate summertime at the Doddington and Rollo Community Roof Garden’s annual family fun day. Activities include story time with Battersea Park Library, strawberry-picking, our famous slug-and-snail-hunt, face-painting and mud pie making. Explore the herb maze and play in our new geodesic dome. There’ll be stalls from local community groups, music and lots of space to relax - all on a roof! Free cooked lunch provided by Waste Not Want Not from 1pm. Guaranteed fun throughout! All welcome and…

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Pizza Day!

Sat 25 May @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm BST
Canal Club Gardening Group, Belmont Wharf, (Scallywags), Waterloo Gardens
London, E2 9HU United Kingdom
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Donations welcome!

Come and make your own pizzas in our small but perfectly formed wildlife garden next to the Regent's canal with views across to Victoria Park. Bring your favourite pizza toppings (we will supply the homemade pizza dough and tomato passata) to cook in our beautiful outdoor clay oven. There is also a secret walkway along the canal bank for sitting and watching the water and the aquatic life and where you can eat your own homemade pizzas! At 1pm the…

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WildCity’s Big Art Picnic

Sat 25 May @ 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm BST
Eden Community Garden, Matrimony Place,
London, SW4 0DX United Kingdom
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Free

Join WildCity in the Eden Community Garden for the Big Art Picnic. Bring a picnic, blanket, family and friends and spend a creative afternoon exploring sculpture, timelapse filmmaking and photography to construct a collaborative, interactive tubing installation inspired by the garden. A free, accessible, creative event open to everyone.

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Flower Power Pavement Art

Sat 25 May @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm BST
The Garden Room, Hanover and Princess Court Cambridge, CB2 1JH United Kingdom + Google Map

Paint pollinators and pansies on the pavement at our Incredible and Edible Community Garden! All ages are welcome to our free art event. The event will be led by the marvellous artist Rachel McGivern. You can check out the beautiful flowers, fruits and vegetables we grow, spend the afternoon graffitiing our pavements with beautiful art in the celebration of flowers and learn about how plants are pollinated.

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Rainbow Chard Plant-In

Sat 25 May @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm BST
Hackney CVS, 24-30 Dalston Lane
London, E8 3AZ United Kingdom
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Free

Join us for some horticultural direct action! Rainbow Grow is hosting a mass, record-setting Plant-In at our Dalston base. Last year we held ground-breaking Pop-Up Pansy Planting Sessions and this year we will be planting thousands of Rainbow Chard seeds (to take away or leave in our care). Come and see our new accessible raised-bed garden and why we were chosen as one of London’s top food gardens. Refreshments available.    

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Scented Flower and Herbal Ice Creams

Sat 25 May @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm BST
King Henry’s Walk Garden, 11c King Henry’s Walk
London, Greater London N1 4NX United Kingdom
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£10 – £15

Come and visit King Henry's Walk Community Garden, which will be open 12 - 4pm on both Saturdays and Sundays of Chelsea Fringe Week. On 25th May, from 2 - 4pm, the garden will be running a workshop for Chelsea Fringe 2019.  We are delighted to welcome back Kitty Travers of La Grotta Ices to the garden. She will be leading a workshop on how to  make ice creams with scented flowers and herbs, and may also include a recipe…

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Potting Herbs and Edible flowers with Laura Hillman

Sat 25 May @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm BST
Omved Gardens, Townsend Yard
London, Greater London N6 5JF United Kingdom
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£5

Always wanted to grow your own kitchen herbs but don’t know how? Join us for this introductory workshop where you will learn about the process of planting, the soil and care of your plants. We will provide all the pots, soil and plants, so all you need to do is bring your enthusiasm to learn – of course if you have a favourite pot or planter you would like to bring from home to use you can do that too.

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Garden Gourmet – the flowers in the plate

Sat 25 May @ 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm BST
Parma city centre, Cortile Palazzo Marchi Strada Repubblica, 57, Parma - Convitto Maria Luigia, Borgo Lalatta, 14,
Parma, Parma 43100 Italy
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45.00€

Giardini Gourmet è un progetto culturale di valorizzazione dei giardini della città di Parma e dei prodotti del territorio parmigiano, ideato e realizzato da Angela Zaffignani in collaborazione con Parma Unesco City of Gastronomy. Un progetto che unisce natura, arte, musica e sapori dell’area geografica, aprendo le porte di luoghi esclusivi, per momenti di incontro culturali piacevoli e rilassanti, nel verde della splendida città di Parma. Ogni serata toccherà tre giardini distinti, in ognuno dei quali verrà officiato un momento…

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London 12 Trees – 33 Boroughs

Sun 26 May
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