Jungle’s don’t grow overnight. But with good planning you can grow a jungle in 10 ...
We are now well into October and there’s a proper chill in the air. It’s ...
This week sees a new volunteer group starting at BPCG. The Ginger Group will provide BPCG with a goodly amount of the workforce that will deliver the 2017 lower greenhouse display – Just Gingers. And these volunteers will, we hope, learn a lot about growing specimens for display, creating and managing an environment where those […]
There are a number of specimens that we cannot keep over the winter and have no use for next year. We need to find good homes for these in the next couple of weeks. If you’re interested in one of these plants please mail firstname.lastname@example.org. There is no charge for plants though if you are […]
This year we have a mix of gardeners new to BPCG and several who are continuing from last year’s course. We are also around two weeks earlier than when we started the course last year. So whilst the first thing we did last year was to pull up bananas and some diseased Cannas, this year […]
Wonderful cakes and tarts were enjoyed by all at our AGM on Sunday! A great turn out and many thanks indeed to our quality bakers. At the AGM, we elected our new co-chairs Antonia Gross and Beth Barber, and our new trustees Liz Day, Rosie Love and Lucie Russell. We also had good round […]
The garden is enjoying the recent rain, and is beginning to look bosky again. The Edible Jungle in the Lower Greenhouse is also getting seriously….well jungley! So do pop in and visit it in its last weeks. We will begin harvesting its roots and tubers in earnest in October in preparation for our Eat Up […]