Lower Greenhouse Displays – picture feature

Our summer displays in the Lower Greenhouse are now well established and a treat to visit. Whether you’re interested in flowers or fruit, want to find out about food or just want to have fun there’s something for everyone to see. Edible Jungle In the centre is our Edible Jungle which features food plants that originated […]

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We’re almost there. After the last two sessions in May and several further days when Ursula, Rod and I planted out the gingers and this year’s bedding almost everything is in place. That is everything was in place before we were raided by plant thieves on Monday night last week. Unlike last year when the raiders […]

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The ABRA Bench

The story starts about 12 years ago when some Brockwell Park trees were felled and then made into boards by a portable steam mill at the Lambeth County Show. BPCG were given these and we’ve stored and admired them ever since. There’s been lots of interest in identifying the wood: a few boards could be […]

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June 2016: Learning through Growing

It’s almost June already and the fruits of our labours over the last six months are beginning to flourish. In particular our summer educational displays are coming along promisingly. As you may know our motto here at the Greenhouses is “Learning through growing, growing through learning!” and this summer we’re doing more than ever to […]

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BORDER PLANNING WORKSHOP Session 8 May 8th & 22nd 2016

It’s Showtime! With the coming of warmer weather in May the traffic in the walled garden begins to build. Our Hot! border is a showcase for the Greenhouses and needs to be complete by the end of May. There is still a lot to do. The bulk of the work is planting those tender things that […]

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