10.30am-5pm at the Museum of Garden History, Lambeth
Palace Road; £3 (conc £2.50; child free)
Nurseries fill the museum with plants for sale
including unusual specimens. Restored historic garden
implements also on sale.
April to December
Sir Joseph Paxton
This exhibition curated by the Garden History Society celebrates the achievements of Sir Joseph Paxton, whose bicentenary was celebrated last year.
Saturday 5th June
National Gardens Scheme Opening
10.30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission £3.00
A proportion of the income from entrance fees on this day are donated to the National Gardens Scheme who support many different charities, the most well known being Macmillan Cancer Relief.
Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th June
London Squares Day: Open Weekend
10.30 pm to 5.00 pm. Admission £5.00
The Museum will be open as part of London Squares Weekend. Visitors will be able to purchase a £5.00 pass for entry to all participating gardens across London.
1st July to 31st August
Presented in conjunction with Danielle Arnaud contemporary arts and Parabola, this exhibition will display artworks in various mediums resulting from collaborations between head gardeners and 23 artists, reflecting the many and varied roles and responses to the creation and maintenance of gardens in Britain