Festival of the Garden
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Festival of the Garden returns this July with four days of live and in-person events bringing together today’s most pioneering gardeners, designers, writers, artists, horticulturists and activists.

This year’s Festival of the Garden explores our connection with the land, and the line between wilderness and cultivation, landscapes and gardens. Across four summer days of conversations, demonstrations and performances, we consider our imprint on the natural world and the future of growing.

Joining us this year are figurehead of the ‘New Perennial’ movement, plantsman Piet OudolfGuardian gardening columnist and ‘thrifty forager’ Alys Fowler, regenerative grower, forager and cook Poppy Okotcha, inventive gardener and ‘plant hunter’ Mat Reese, award-winning author, naturalist and conservationist Dara McAnulty, organic food grower, writer and nature-worshipper, Claire Ratinoninfluential gardener Fergus Garrett, Mercury-nominated artist Sam Lee and many more.

Future dates
  • Friday 15th July 10:00am until 8:00pm
  • Saturday 16th July 10:00am until 8:00pm
  • Sunday 17th July 10:00am until 8:00pm
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