With all the Gingers safely planted in the hotbed most have started into growth and ...
It’s the Easter Break, so as outdoor educators we find ourselves immersed in the fun and frivolity of exploring, excitement and… chocolate eggs. But not so at the Greenhouses, for this year we have opted to stay away from egg hunts and focus on a more general Spring theme. Our young visitors have explored […]
Looking after your Garden Tools, Productive Garden Workshop Text by Miranda Gavin; All photos by Lisa Barber Twitter: @mirandagavin @lisabarberphoto Instagram: @lisabarberphoto Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses gives teaching sessions on the last 2 Sunday mornings of every month starting at 10am under the workshop title: The Productive Garden. The workshops involve hands-on […]
Yay! Three of the Beschornerias are in bud. This time last year I wrote that we would lift them if they didn’t flower in 2017 but it looks as if the three year wait has been worth it. With the weather warming up it certainly looks as if the Cannas have all survived. The bananas […]
This past month has seen lots of progress on our Natural Kitchen project. Stones and notice board have been excavated, wood chip has been put down, construction of the kitchen units is almost complete and we’ve even started putting some decorative touches on it. Excitingly, on Sunday 19th March our Community Gardener Cat Stevens held a workshop ‘Getting Wiggy […]
EASTER HOLIDAYS: How to be a Gardener (children of all ages) Mon 3rd & 10th Apr, 10.30am-12.30pm Join us on a treasure hunt around the garden to spot garden implements and match them to gardening tasks to try your hand at. Make your own plant pot from recycled newspaper and plant a seed to take home […]