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  1. Open Garden

    • Enjoy our garden in all its autumnal splendourOur garden is open! Booked visitors preferable but drop-ins now available too          Delighted to say our beautiful botanical garden is open to the public in four slots of 45 …

  2. Fungi Foray, High Elms Country Park, Kent

    • A fungi identification walkOur fourth walk of the Autumn. Discovering fungi – A chance to find, identify and record some of the huge range of species we can find growing in various habitats in and around …

  3. Sickle Cell Disease - Dispelling its fears and taboos - an online talk

    •  A talk by a professional nurse and carer who specialised in SCD and now works with plants as well!  Putting you at ease and learning more about this very common disease Earline Hilda Castillo-Binger aka ‘Hilda’ is …

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Latest Blog Posts

  1. Botanical Books: 'Roots to Seeds: 400 Years of Oxford Botany'

    • Our thanks to Craig Swick, SLBI member, for starting our Botanical Book Reviews on this Blog. If you’d like to contribute a review, please get in touch.Stephen A. Harris, Roots to Seeds:  400 Years …

  2. Could you be our next Chair of Trustees?

    • We're looking for a new Chair of Trustees to help implement our new 5 year plan, increase diversity and fulfill our mission: Discovering Plants, Enriching Lives, Sustaining the Future.

  3. Summer holiday activities at the SLBI

    • Join our nature-based activities for children of all ages this summer!

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