All year students on the Designing and Maintaining an Ornamental Border have been planning and ...
What is green woodworking? We work freshly cut wood into functional and beautiful furniture and other wooden utensils using traditional hand tools, reviving past practices and looking forward to different ways of making and thinking about everyday objects. It’s all about: an ecological approach to making and design, starting with the materials we have to […]
Around this time of year we conduct a review of the Hot! Border to assess what might need to be done over the winter months and for the next year’s season. We ask if we still like all the species we’re growing? Are they in the right place, still? Will there be room for everything? […]
August is the month when all our fragrant gingers begin to bloom. Hedychium spicatum is already in bloom and H. coronarium and H. flavescens are showing ripening bracts that will flower very soon. All three of these species are grown across the world for their delicious sweet fragrances. Fragrant oils are extracted from the flowers […]
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Growing through learning. Learning through growing We are a community garden in the centre of Brockwell Park. We welcome garden volunteers, school children, families and the wider public to learn from and enjoy our beautiful gardens and greenhouses 7 days a week. Find out more about our outside play and education for children Mondays, Tuesdays […]