Welcome to the University of Leicester Botanic Garden: a world of plants in one place
Plant Exchange: 15th & 16th June 2013 11am-3pm
Following its success last year, the Plant exchange is offered again, thanks to the Friends of the Botanic Garden. Bring unwanted plants from your garden, swap them for other people's offerings. Refreshments available.
Plant Sale & Family Day: 30th June 2013
Our annual fundraising specialist plant sale, with entertainments, arts/crafts stalls and ecology-themed activities. 11am-5pm. See events page for more details.
Botany for Beginners: new course begins 4th May
Choose any/all 5 modules, each featuring a different plant group; classroom based tuition & field trips, to help you become more familiar with at least 100 local wild plants, increasing your appreciation and understanding of the plant diversity of Leicestershire & Rutland. Course information and registration details here.
Ecology Day: 4th August
Free event as part of the 2013 Festival of Ecology. Stalls and Ecology activities. Suitable for all ages. 11am-4pm.