Open Garden Squares Weekend seeking new gardens

Open Garden Squares Weekend (London) is looking for new gardens to take part in the annual weekend, on 8 and 9 June 2013.

The closing date for gardens to apply is the end of February. Last year involved over 200 London gardens, including a range of spaces not usually open to the public and with historical, design or horticultural importance.

Event co-ordinator Robin Saklatvala said: "We are delighted with the amazing success of the 2012 weekend and are looking for new and interesting gardens to build on this in 2012. The amazing variety of participating gardens reflects the diversity of the capital’s population, culture, history and environment."

Private domestic gardens are not included in the event as these are well represented under the National Gardens Scheme.

The weekend is an initiative of the London Parks & Gardens Trust and aims to raise awareness of London’s green historic and other garden spaces.


Have you registered with us yet?

Register now to enjoy more articles and free email bulletins

Sign up now
Already registered?
Sign in

Read These Next

Sargent's solutions: Why landscapers are better off keeping overall control of a project

Sargent's solutions: Why landscapers are better off keeping overall control of a project

Dividing up contracts can make it harder for landscapers to retain control of their projects, Alan Sargent warns.

Pyrus

Pyrus

Attractive ornamental pear trees are great for street planting as well as gardens, writes Miranda Kimberley.

Alchemilla

Alchemilla

These tough, long-lived, ground-cover plants are great in borders, rock gardens paths and walls, says Miranda Kimberley.


HORTICULTURE WEEK BUSINESS Awards 2019

The Horticulture Week Business Awards is now open for entries

Horticulture Jobs
More Horticulture Jobs

BUSINESS LEADs

Build your business with the latest public sector tenders covering landscape, arboriculture, grounds care, production and kit supplies. To receive the latest tenders weekly to your inbox sign up for our Tenders Tracker bulletin here.

Are you a landscape supplier?

Horticulture Week Landscape Project Leads

If so, you should be receiving our new service for Horticulture Week subscribers delivering landscape project leads from live, approved, planning applications across the UK.

Horticulture Week Top 50 Landscape and maintenance contractors

See our exclusive RANKING of landscape and maintenance contractors by annual turnover plus the FULL REPORT AND ANALYSIS

PLANT SUPPLIERS GUIDE

Free to subscribers, the essential guide for professional plant buyers
 

Download your copy

Products & Kit Resources