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Come to the RHS Wisley Spring Plant Fair

March 19th, 2018 | News | 0 Comments

March-Spring-plant-fair-RHS-WisleyA plethora of plants will be on sale in the garden for the weekend of the Spring Plant Fair. Pick up inspiration and advice from the RHS Garden Wisley from the 23 to the 25 March.

New gardeners and experienced plantsmen alike can pick up hints and tips from expert advisors and choose from a wide range of quality plants. Begin with instant impact from colourful shrubs or start your summer by choosing bulbs and annual seeds for scent.

 

The Spring Plant Fair will be open the 23rd, 24th and 25th March from 9.30am-4.30pm.

 

Mr Fothergill’s is proud to have entered into a new partnership with The RHS to bring out a range of flower seeds and vegetable seeds for home gardeners.  The extensive flower seed range creates beautiful garden displays with excellent performance. Additionally they have been awarded RHS’s perfect for pollinators, as the best source of food for pollinating insects.  The vegetable collection, of 56 AGM varieties, includes excellent modern strains as well as much-loved, trusted favourites.

The RHS Award of Garden Merit is a mark of quality, awarded to garden plants with excellent garden performance. Each award is given only after a trial at an RHS Garden and judge by a team of experts.

Royal Horticultural Society

To browse all the RHS events follow this link to the website.

Take a look at the RHS Range of flower seeds and vegetable seeds on the Mr Fothergill’s website.

 

See the Butterflies in the Glasshouse at RHS Wisley

February 20th, 2018 | News | 0 Comments

Butterflies-in-the-glasshouse-RHS-WisleyEscape to tropical climes at RHS Garden Wisley to discover more than 50 vibrant species of exotic butterflies as they fly freely among the Tropical Zone of the cathedral-like Glasshouse. You have until the 4 March 2018 to plan your visit before the “Butterflies in the Glasshouse” exhibition closes.

The special guests will showcase their magnificent colours, patterns and form among lush plantings such as palm trees, bananas, bromeliads and climbers, as well as the aquatic plants that thrive in the warm jungle pool.

This year, enjoy new species of butterflies such as Graphium doson (common jay), a black tropical butterfly with pale blue wing bands, and swallowtail Papilio paris (Paris peacock).

Other favourites to see:

  • Magnificent Morpho peleides (blue morpho)
  • Master of camouflage Kallima inachus (orange oakleaf)
  • Brilliant green Siproeta stelenes (malachite)

 

Mr Fothergill’s is proud to have entered into a new partnership with The RHS to bring out a range of flower seeds and vegetable seeds for home gardeners.  The extensive flower seed range creates beautiful garden displays with excellent performance. Additionally they have been awarded RHS’s perfect for pollinators, as the best source of food for pollinating insects.  The vegetable collection, of 56 AGM varieties, includes excellent modern strains as well as much-loved, trusted favourites.

The RHS Award of Garden Merit is a mark of quality, awarded to garden plants with excellent garden performance. Each award is given only after a trial at an RHS Garden and judge by a team of experts.

Royal Horticultural Society

 

To browse all the RHS events follow this link to the website.

Take a look at the RHS Range of flower seeds and vegetable seeds on the Mr Fothergill’s website.

 

 

Storytime

January 23rd, 2018 | News | 0 Comments

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The RHS Garden Wisley in Woking organises weekly Storytime sessions until the 26th of January.

Bring your children to the Garden Library where they can get lost in the natural world of creepy-crawlies and garden adventures. Sessions last around 20 minutes and run every Monday (except Bank Holidays). Suitable for under 5yrs accompanied by an adult.

 

Royal Horticultural Society

 

To browse all the RHS events follow this link to the website.