Welcome to the University of Leicester Botanic Garden: a world of plants
Friends of the Garden winter lecture series
Wednesday 12th November 2014
Mike Brown “Many a sundry flower”.
A fascinating look at the edible, medicinal, cosmetic and possibly fatal uses of plants during the Roman, Medieval,Tudor and Stuart periods. Mike Brown is a garden historian and has recreated a medieval garden at the Prebendal Manor at Nassington, Northants.
Winter Garden tour & Christmas wreath making workshop.
Saturday, 6th December 2014
Venue: Botanic Garden10.00-12.30
Price: £20 per person, includes all materials and refreshments.
Numbers are limited, so book your place safely online here: http://shop.le.ac.uk/browse/extra_info.asp?compid=1&modid=1&catid=749&prodid=3921
Meet at the Glebe Road gate for 10am start.