links List

Name Description
The Royal Botanic Gardens Kew
Rgbkew At Kew Gardens, at Surrey and Wakehurst Place, West Sussex. Kew Gardens is one of the worlds most famous gardens. It is a world heritage site. The mission of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew is: To enable better management of the Earth's environment by increasing knowledge and understanding of the plant and fungal kingdoms - the basis of life on earth. Throughout its history, the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, has made important contributions to increasing the understanding of the plant kingdom with many benefits for mankind. Today it is still first and foremost a scientific institution.
Donsgarden This is my garden
Royal Horticultural Society
Rhs The RHS puts on various shows such as Chelsea flower show and provide members with various useful services on garedning such as the plant and nursery finder and diagnostic services. Established in 1804, the Royal Horticultural Society is now the UK's leading gardening charity dedicated to advancing horticulture and promoting good gardening. Our goal is to help people share a passion for plants, to encourage excellence in horticulture and inspire all those with an interest in gardening.
National Garden Scheme
Ngs Members of the National Garden Scheme open their gardens to the public for a small charge. Monies collected from the entrance fee, teas, cakes, raffels and plant sales goes to various charities such as the Macmillan nurses, cancer research.In 2004 the National Gardens Scheme donated over £1.8 million to its beneficiaries. More than £22 million has been donated to charity since the NGS began in 1927.
The BBC Gardening
Bbc This is the BBC gardening section of their website
Franc's Blog
Franc My Friend Frank has started a blog to display his photographic works and some of his thinkings.
The Eden Project
Edenproject Eden exists to make a difference: from the sweltering forests of Thailand to the streets of Camborne, Cornwall; from global gardens for kids to fresh approaches to climate change; and from the killing fields of Kosovo to sustainable construction initatives, the footprint of our work spreads far and wide and is making a real difference in peoples lives.
University of Gerogia
Ipm The mission of the Center for Invasive Species & Ecosystem Health is to serve a lead role in development, consolidation and dissemination of information and programs focused on invasive species, forest health, natural resource and agricultural management through technology development, program implementation, training, applied research and public awareness at the state, regional, national and international levels.
Wvra The Walthamstow Village Residents Association is a group of present and former village residents that every 1st Saturdey of each month goes around the village and tidy up the flowerbeds, paint lamp posts, look after the muesuem and other community gardens. New residents are encourage to join in the activities and become a member. ~ £10 per year. They also liase with the Council and enter the village in the London in Bloom and Britain in bloom. Last year we received a gold and a Silver medal in these compitetion. There is also a Facebook page where you can see some of the activities the WVRA gets up to for the benifit of the village. For three years running we won the best urban community in the above competitions.
WVRA Facebook
Wvraf Here you can see pictures of the activities that members get up to.
E17streets4all A group of residents of Walthamstow residents and businesses are challenging the council on their daft ideas for road closures in the area.
Gardening with Kids
Gardenkids One of the community coordinators for my library. With Spring upon us, we're volunteering at our local Youth Center to teach the kids about gardening. I love to get kids excited about flowers and plants at a young age! Some of my favorite memories are gardening with my Grandfather when I was young...he always had the BEST tomatoes!