Thursday March 13th 2014 at 11am
Brockway Room, Conway Hall, Red Lion Square, London, WCI
on Thursday, March 13th, 2014
Followed by a buffet lunch at the Rugby Tavern, 19 Great James Street, London WC1N 3ES (but buy your own drinks)
The Chelsea Physic Garden
Wednesday 16th. April 2014 at 1pm
A peaceful green oasis in the heart of London, Chelsea Physic Garden is the capitalís oldest botanic garden, founded in 1673 by the Worshipful Company of Apothecaries for the purpose of training apprentices to identify plants. It is home to a unique collection of around 5,000 different plants, which tell the story of humankindís relationship with the plant kingdom throughout history. An extraordinary range of medicinal, useful and edible plants are displayed in the gardens and glasshouse, including the new Garden of Edible and Useful Plants.
Cost per person is £10.80. The tour lasts an hour.
Nearest tube is Sloane Square. The 170 bus to Victoria stops outside. Parking is on a meter or in Battersea Park.
For further information go to www.chelseaphysicgarden.co.uk