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Lord Mayor's Grand Finale 2022

November 3rd 2022
The Lord Mayor’s final fundraiser of the year... Read the rest of this entry

A Garden Tour of New Zealand with Perennial

October 25th 2022
Join Perennial charity on this hand-picked 18 day tour of... Read the rest of this entry

Sheriffs' Ball 2022

September 23rd 2022
The sixth annual Sheriffs' Ball is due to take place at... Read the rest of this entry

Sourcing & Establishing Healthy Trees

September 13th 2022
A day event at the Tree Health Centre at the Yorkshire Arboretum... Read the rest of this entry

An Evening with Raymond Blanc at Oxford Botanic Garden

July 19th 2022
This event forms part of Oxford Botanic Garden's 400th anniversary celebrations... Read the rest of this entry

Garden Museum Exclusive Talk - Tower of London 'Superbloom'

July 19th 2022
Nigel Dunnett in conversation with Matt Collins... Read the rest of this entry

The Secret Garden Exhibition at The Garden Museum

July 6th 2022
This summer exhibition will celebrate the beloved children's classic book... Read the rest of this entry

Lord's Cricket Ground - Perennial Charity Private Tour

July 5th 2022
Don't miss this rare opportunity to have a private tour of Lord's Cricket Ground... Read the rest of this entry

Garden-to-Plate Inspiration from River Cottage & Food Experts at RHS Hampton Court Garden Festival

July 4th 2022
Organic garden & plant-led feast night from Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall’s River Cottage... Read the rest of this entry

Daily Mail and RHS announce show garden to inspire planet friendly gardening

July 4th 2022
The RHS and the Daily Mail have unveiled the plans for a garden at RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival... Read the rest of this entry

Lord Mayor’s Appeal Abseil Challenge

July 1st 2022
The popular Abseil Challenge is back for 2022... Read the rest of this entry

Garden Tour: Morton Hall & White Cottage

June 28th 2022
Join this Perennial garden tour to Worcestershire... Read the rest of this entry

Garden Museum Literary Festival 2022: Line-up and extra tickets!

June 23rd 2022
The 2022 Garden Museum Literary Festival 2022 will be held at... Read the rest of this entry

RHS partners with the NHS to create Healing Garden for London Hospital

June 21st 2022
The RHS has teamed up the Lewisham and Greenwich NHS trust at UHL to create a green... Read the rest of this entry

HTA National Plant Show 2022

June 21st 2022
The HTA National Plant Show is back, taking place physically this year at... Read the rest of this entry

Medicinal Plant Summer School

June 20th 2022
This four-day course at The Chelsea Physic Garden will explore... Read the rest of this entry

Becket Pageant For London

June 17th 2022
Taking place in Guildhall Yard - an unforgettable day of fun, culture and celebration of Thomas Becket... Read the rest of this entry

RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival Champions Healing Power of Gardening

June 15th 2022
RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival returns with a line-up of thought-provoking gardens... Read the rest of this entry

Rounded, leafy houseplants give the biggest boost to well-being, new research reveals

June 9th 2022
Research from the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) and the University of Reading has found that... Read the rest of this entry

SGD Symposium 2022 at RHS Hilltop

June 9th 2022
The Society of Garden Designers is hosting a fully-featured 2 day symposium at... Read the rest of this entry

Garden Museum: British Flowers Week 2022

June 9th 2022
This summer exhibition returns to the Garden Museum... Read the rest of this entry

Garden Tour: Tilbury Hall and Denston Hall

June 8th 2022
The Garden Museum, London, is running a garden tour in the Suffolk/Essex borders... Read the rest of this entry

Garden Tour: Holm House & Pykards Hall

June 7th 2022
This Garden Museum organised garden tour takes place in Suffolk... Read the rest of this entry

Mollie Salisbury Cup 2022

June 1st 2022
The Garden Memoir writing competition returns... Read the rest of this entry

The Lord Mayor's Green Dinner

May 31st 2022
As part of his Mayoral theme – 'People and Purpose: Investing in a Better Tomorrow'- the Lord Mayor and... Read the rest of this entry

RHS Chelsea Flower Show Plant of the Year 2022 Announced

May 25th 2022
A succulent is named The Plant of the Year at RHS Chelsea Flower Show... Read the rest of this entry

RHS Chelsea Flower Show set to make a wild comeback

May 24th 2022
2022 show will provide its most naturalistic feel in recent years... Read the rest of this entry

Oxford Botanic Garden: Spring Fair and Plant Sale 2022

May 14th 2022
Taking place at the nearby Harcourt Arboretum, this year's Spring Fair will feature... Read the rest of this entry

New trends and old favourites as RHS Chelsea Flower Show returns to May

May 13th 2022
Of the 44 designers, 24 are making their debut at... Read the rest of this entry

City of London Corporation’s open spaces are set to be part of ‘Ancient Canopy’ to celebrate Platinum Jubilee

May 10th 2022
Epping Forest and more sites set to be part of nationwide Jubilee celebrations... Read the rest of this entry

BBC Earth and RHS Announce Conservation Inspired Partnership at the 2022 Chelsea Flower Show

May 5th 2022
The 2022 RHS Chelsea Flower Show is due to take place this May, for the first time since... Read the rest of this entry

RHS Garden Day 2022

May 2nd 2022
The RHS will kick start the 2022 National Gardening Week with mini festivals at... Read the rest of this entry

RHS Chelsea Flower Show will commemorate The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee with Floral Tributes

April 28th 2022
The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) is to honour its Royal Patron, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, with tributes at... Read the rest of this entry

Garden Museum: Spring Plant Fair 2022

April 24th 2022
The Spring Plant Fair returns with expert plant growers and specialist... Read the rest of this entry

Spring Plant Fair at Chelsea Physic Garden

April 23rd 2022
The Spring Plant Fair returns to Chelsea Physic Garden this April... Read the rest of this entry

RHS Partner Garden of the Year competition returns for 2022

April 19th 2022
The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) is once again inviting garden visitors to vote for their favourite RHS Partner Garden in the... Read the rest of this entry

Northern Ireland’s ‘Highline’; Viaduct announced as second RHS Community Garden

April 13th 2022
The next RHS Community Garden for Northern Ireland has been announced... Read the rest of this entry

RHS Garden Day first new RHS Community Garden announced

April 7th 2022
A community in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, will receive a wonderful new garden created by... Read the rest of this entry

2022 RHS Photographic Competition Winners Announced

April 6th 2022
The latest set of winning images has been announced... Read the rest of this entry

Balancing the Challenges – Managing Heritage Landscapes alongside Contemporary Needs

April 2nd 2022
The Essex Gardens Trust is delighted to be holding a joint all day symposium at... Read the rest of this entry

PLT Art Exhibition: Displays Decoded

April 1st 2022
Pollinating London Together will be hosting a week-long art exhibition to celebrate pollinators... Read the rest of this entry

The Lady Mayoress’ Sleep Out

March 30th 2022
To raise awareness of homelessness in the City, the Lady Mayoress and The Lord Mayor will be... Read the rest of this entry

RHS Wisley Spring Plant and Orchid Show 2022

March 25th 2022
RHS announces first Spring Plant and Orchid Show at RHS Wisley... Read the rest of this entry

Swap Felled Fences for Hedges, says RHS

March 24th 2022
The RHS will investigate what it is about different varieties of hedge that mean they provide important eco-system services... Read the rest of this entry

Party for Perennial 2022

March 17th 2022
Perennial charity networking party returns for 2022... Read the rest of this entry

From Feasts to Forests - at RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival

March 8th 2022
Garden Therapy takes Centre Stage at RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival... Read the rest of this entry

Andy Sturgeon: Making the Modern Garden

March 3rd 2022
Part of Oxford Botanic Garden's Winter Lecture Series 2022... Read the rest of this entry

Discover Climate Crisis Solutions at RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022

March 2nd 2022
This year’s RHS Chelsea Flower will investigate the many ways plants and gardening can help to protect and restore... Read the rest of this entry

The Lord Mayor's Race Night 2022

March 1st 2022
Sir AP McCoy joins The Lord Mayor for fundraising event... Read the rest of this entry

Exhibition: 'The Botanical World of Raymond Booth'

February 6th 2022
This new exhibition will celebrate the forgotten genius of botanical artist Raymond Booth... Read the rest of this entry

How can botanic gardens help to save humanity? - an online talk by Richard Deverell

February 3rd 2022
Richard Deverell, Director of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew is to give an online talk on... Read the rest of this entry

Young Horticulturist of the Year Round 1 Opens

February 3rd 2022
The Chartered Institute of Horticulture has once again opened the first round of... Read the rest of this entry

Online Course: The Artist's Garden

February 3rd 2022
Join tutor Jackie Bennett to find out more about the lives and motivations of some of our greatest painters... Read the rest of this entry

Unforgettable Gardens - The Gardens Trust Talks

February 2nd 2022
A series of 4 online talks organised in partnership with Sussex Gardens Trust... Read the rest of this entry

Codlings, Costards & Biffins: A History of Apples

January 31st 2022
Visit RHS Garden Bridgewater for this free exhibition on the history of apples... Read the rest of this entry

RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022 is All About Plants

January 28th 2022
New category, All About Plants, champions the many positive powers of plants to impact lives and livelihoods... Read the rest of this entry

Commonwealth and Gurkha Garden Project, Woolwich

January 26th 2022
It has been announced that a new Commonwealth & Gurkha Garden will be built at St George's... Read the rest of this entry

Green London: From Orchards to Avenues, Preserving our City Trees

January 25th 2022
Hosted by the Garden Museum, London, this second in a series of talks explores... Read the rest of this entry

RHS Community Gardens to be created in each of the Home Nations

January 20th 2022
Four major new RHS Community Gardens will be created in each of the Home Nations... Read the rest of this entry

In Memory of Peter Seabrook

January 19th 2022
An obituary, for the lifetime gardening legend... Read the rest of this entry

RHS Flower Show Tatton Park 2022 - Call for Young Designers

January 17th 2022
The RHS is looking for new young talented designers to apply to... Read the rest of this entry

RBG Kew Winter Lecture Programme 2022

January 10th 2022
A listing of the Royal Botanic Garden Kew's official Winter Lecture Programme with proceeds going to... Read the rest of this entry

Introducing the Great British Garden Festival

January 1st 2022
This year long event will bring all the many aspects of British horticulture together to showcase the very best of gardening in the UK... Read the rest of this entry

RHS 2022 Gardening Predictions

December 23rd 2021
The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) has published its gardening predictions for the year ahead... Read the rest of this entry

11 New Venues Join RHS Partner Garden Scheme for 2022

December 17th 2021
The RHS has announced that its Partner Garden Scheme has added 11 new additions for 2022... Read the rest of this entry

Woodland Trust’s Tree of the Year 2021

December 14th 2021
The Woodland Trust has revealed the UK's Tree of the Year for 2021... Read the rest of this entry

RHS puts sustainability at heart of UK’s biggest gardening competition

December 9th 2021
The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) is to oversee changes to its Britain in Bloom community gardening competition that will help... Read the rest of this entry

City of London Green City Briefings – 'City of London Update on Climate Action'

December 7th 2021
AIPH, in collaboration with the Worshipful Company of Gardeners presents the next briefing with... Read the rest of this entry

Beautiful & Useful Craft Fair 2021

December 5th 2021
The Beautiful & Useful Craft Fair returns to the Garden Museum this Christmas period... Read the rest of this entry

Rare Worsleya procera flowers at RHS Garden Wisley

November 30th 2021
A rare blue flower from Brazil has been coaxed into bloom by horticulturists at RHS Garden Wisley... Read the rest of this entry

'Gardens of Imagination' Exhibition at RHS Garden Wisley

November 26th 2021
A new and innovative exhibition at RHS Garden Wisley, aims to explore... Read the rest of this entry

Chelsea Physic Garden Christmas Fair 2021

November 25th 2021
The annual Chelsea Physic Garden Christmas fair returns... Read the rest of this entry

RHS Hilltop: Behind-The-Scenes Tours

November 24th 2021
Visit RHS Garden Wisley for a behind-the-scenes tour of RHS Hilltop – 'The Home of Gardening Science'... Read the rest of this entry

Beaujolais Nouveau Night

November 18th 2021
Celebrate Beaujolais Nouveau day at Oxford Botanic Garden with this special event... Read the rest of this entry

Oxford Florilegium Exhibition

November 17th 2021
Oxford Botanic Garden is to host a diverse range of botanical art... Read the rest of this entry

Winter Container Workshop at Chelsea Physic Garden

November 14th 2021
This winter you can brighten up your balcony, front porch, or garden with a wonderful display of winter plants... Read the rest of this entry

Next Lord Mayor of the City of London Elected!

November 12th 2021
The 693rd Lord Mayor of the City of London has been elected... Read the rest of this entry

Zadok Ben-David: 'Natural Reserve'

November 12th 2021
Internationally renowned artist Zadok Ben-David brings his award-winning work to the Shirley Sherwood Gallery of Botanical Art ... Read the rest of this entry

City of London Green City Briefings – Air Quality in Cities: the realistic and real benefits of plants

November 9th 2021
AIPH, in collaboration with the Worshipful Company of Gardeners presents the next briefing with... Read the rest of this entry

Back by Popular Demand: 'An Introduction to Garden History'

October 31st 2021
"If you are interested in gardens generally but would love to know more about the history of gardens and garden design through the ages, then this is the course for you..." Read the rest of this entry

'Roots to Seeds' - Celebrating 400 Years of Oxford Botanic Garden

October 24th 2021
In celebration of Oxford Botanic Garden's 400th year, the Bodleian Library presents an exhibition... Read the rest of this entry

Celebrating Botanic Gardens: Past, Present and Future

October 21st 2021
Oxford Botanic Garden is hosting a free, online symposium... Read the rest of this entry

Beth Chatto: Unusual Plantswoman

October 21st 2021
The Garden Museum, London presents a free exhibition based on the life of plantswoman... Read the rest of this entry

Garden pest that spoils crops and overwinters in homes could be commonplace within a decade, says RHS

October 15th 2021
An invasive stink bug that spoils fruit and vegetables and can overwinter in homes has been found at RHS Garden... Read the rest of this entry

RHS Garden Wisley hails over 100 Champion Trees

October 12th 2021
RHS Garden Wisley is now home to more than 100 British Champion Trees... Read the rest of this entry

RBG Kew Autumn Lecture Programme 2021

October 11th 2021
A listing of the Royal Botanic Garden Kew's official Autumn Lecture Programme with proceeds going to... Read the rest of this entry

The London College of Garden Design’s Autumn Conference 2021

October 9th 2021
LCGD's 2021 'Horti:Couture' Conference is to take place at the... Read the rest of this entry

Tree Identification Course: Fruit and Seeds

October 8th 2021
Join Letta Jones at the Chelsea Physic Garden for a day of... Read the rest of this entry

Goldsmiths' Fair 2021

October 5th 2021
Exhibitors and visitors set to return to Goldsmiths’ Hall... Read the rest of this entry

RHS Botanical Art and Photography Show 2021 Winners Announced

October 3rd 2021
The winners of the RHS Botanical Art and Photography Show have been unveiled... Read the rest of this entry

RBG Kew's Brand-New Japan Festival Launches This October

October 2nd 2021
Visit Kew Gardens this autumn to explore the fascinating plants, art and culture of Japan... Read the rest of this entry

NetZeroPlus Project

October 1st 2021
The National Trust is part of a major new project to help the UK reach net zero by 2050... Read the rest of this entry

RHS Partner Garden of the Year competition

September 30th 2021
The RHS have launched a new competition to celebrate their Partner Garden network and the role they... Read the rest of this entry

Garden Design Day at Allt-y-bela

September 30th 2021
Support Perennial and learn garden border design... Read the rest of this entry

New RHS Community Awards

September 30th 2021
The RHS Community Awards are new for 2021 and are to highlight how community gardeners are supporting their local area... Read the rest of this entry

ONLINE COURSE: 'Wildflowers of the Suffolk steppe – the plants of Breckland'

September 28th 2021
Explore the history and ecology of Breckland, and learn about its remarkable flora in this event run by CUBG and tutor... Read the rest of this entry

RHS announces first Flourish Fund recipients

September 27th 2021
RHS announces recipients of £150,000 fund to increase accessibility to horticultural careers... Read the rest of this entry

First Time Design Duo Win Best in Show at this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show

September 22nd 2021
This year’s unique autumn RHS Chelsea Flower Show has seen first time designers awarded Best in Show for... Read the rest of this entry

RHS Queen’s Green Canopy Garden Announced

September 21st 2021
Due to be revealed at RHS Chelsea Flower show towards the end of this September, the RHS Queen's... Read the rest of this entry

RHS Chelsea Flower Show Postponed Until September 2021

September 21st 2021
The RHS has announced plans as to how the Chelsea Flower Show will run safely, but now in September... Read the rest of this entry

London Liveries join to boost pollinators in the City of London

September 20th 2021
On 16th September, Pollinating London Together held its formal launch event at Mansion House, hosted by... Read the rest of this entry

RHS Botanical Art & Photography Show 2021 returns to Chelsea’s Saatchi Gallery

September 18th 2021
More than 200 botanical drawings and photographs are to be exhibited in London... Read the rest of this entry

Harkness Roses Launch The Queen Elizabeth II Rose

September 17th 2021
Harkness Roses are proud to launch The Queen Elizabeth II Rose, officially selected by Her Majesty to mark the... Read the rest of this entry

Lord Mayor's Appeal Charity: Sheriffs' Ball 2021

September 17th 2021
In aid of The Lord Mayor's Appeal join the Sheriffs of The City of London at... Read the rest of this entry

City of London Green City Briefings: ‘Urban Heat Island Effect and Urban Forests’

September 14th 2021
AIPH, in collaboration with the Worshipful Company of Gardeners presents the next briefing with MC Prof. Rob Adams AM... Read the rest of this entry

Talk: All About Flowers!

September 14th 2021
This Garden Museum talk looks at the world of flower growing today, featuring five growers... Read the rest of this entry

AIPH: International Grower of the Year Awards 2022

September 10th 2021
The International Grower of the Year (IGOTY) Awards are now open for entries... Read the rest of this entry

'Plan your year in the kitchen garden', An RBG Kew course

September 8th 2021
Join RBG Kew's fantastic one day course to learn how to plan for... Read the rest of this entry

Perennial Garden Visit: Folly Farm

September 8th 2021
Visit Folly Farm on this Perennial garden visit... Read the rest of this entry

RHS Garden Wisley Flower Show Returns For 2021

September 7th 2021
RHS Wisley will once again host its annual Flower Show, with a number of... Read the rest of this entry

CIH: Young Horticulturist of the Year Announced

September 6th 2021
The winner has been announced, well done to... Read the rest of this entry

Forest Bathing at RBG Kew

August 28th 2021
Calm your body and mind with relaxing forest bathing sessions... Read the rest of this entry

Online Lecture: New and Emerging Threats to Plant and Tree Health in the UK

August 4th 2021
The Linnean Society of London presents an upcoming lecture exploring how working collectively we can... Read the rest of this entry

Demand for Horticultural Training Surges, says RHS

August 3rd 2021
The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) has reported an increase of... Read the rest of this entry

Garden Museum Online Talk: 'Growing Your Own, Food and Seasonality'

August 3rd 2021
Join experienced food and plant growers Sarah Raven and Matt Collins in this online talk on... Read the rest of this entry

2021 Young Designer announced at RHS Flower Show Tatton Park

July 22nd 2021
The RHS Young Designer (2021) was awarded to... Read the rest of this entry

Supper Club at Chelsea Physic Garden

July 22nd 2021
The Physic Garden Café would like to welcome you to an evening of celebration of culture and nature accompanied by delicious food... Read the rest of this entry

CUBG: ONLINE COURSE - Right plant, right place

July 15th 2021
Cambridge University Botanic Garden presents an online interactive webinar with Paul Herrington... Read the rest of this entry

Children calling on nation to help ‘Save our Planet’ at RHS Hampton Court

July 11th 2021
The next generation is using Gardens at RHS Hampton Court to raise awareness of climatic change... Read the rest of this entry

Awards announced at RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival 2021

July 9th 2021
The RHS has announced the winners of the 2021 RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival... Read the rest of this entry

RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival 2021

July 5th 2021
The world's largest flower show returns for 2021... Read the rest of this entry

The Thaliana Bridge: A new development for RHS Garden Harlow Carr

July 4th 2021
New bridge at RHS Harlow Carr celebrates the first full genetic sequencing of a plant... Read the rest of this entry

Two-Part Course: ‘Introduction to pests and diseases: plant husbandry and plant health’

July 3rd 2021
Join tutor Sandie Cain as part of The University of Cambridge Botanic Garden's course on... Read the rest of this entry

'Gardens Through Time’ at The Museum of the Home

July 1st 2021
The Museum of the Home, formerly known as The Geffrye Museum has reopened following a major renovation... Read the rest of this entry