Open Garden Squares Weekend 2017
We took part in London's Open Garden Squares Weekend this year and visited a number of unique and secret gardens across London over a scorching hot June Weekend. Read about our adventures and the garden's we discovered below; from rooftops to community gardens and historical institutes.
Phoenix Community Farm, SHepherds Bush
A community garden in Shepherds Bush, West London. Amazing upcycled greenhouse structures, vegetable plots and bee hives.
EvershedS ROOFTOP GARDEN, EC2
With incredible views of many London landmarks, Eversheds rooftop garden has been lovingly grown by it's employees and has won a number of awards.
Ravenscourt Glasshouses, Hammersmith
Two huge glasshouses nestled within Ravenscourt Park in Hammersmith.
NOMURA INTERNATIONAL ROOFTOP GARDEN, EC4
A truly spectacular landscape garden on the River Thames, this roof garden is the size of 8 tennis courts and is a getaway spot for city workers nearby.
World PeACE Garden, Camden
A secret escape next to busy Hampstead Heath overground station. This garden transports you to a place that seems a far cry from the hustle and bustle of the world outside of it's walls.
soUTH lONDON boTANICAL iNSTITUTE, tULSE HILL
A historical botanical paradise, with a botanical library, archive and beautiful outside space, this place was one of our favourites from the weekend.